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Chesapeake Energy hires restructuring lawyers: sources

Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s 50 acre campus is seen in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on April 17, 2012. Reuters/Steve Sisney Natural gas producer Chesapeake Energy (CHK.N) has hired restructuring lawyers from Kirkland & Ellis, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The … Continue reading

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U.S. inflation survey tumbles in red flag for Fed

A shopper walks through the Herald Square Subway station after early morning Black Friday Shopping in New York, November 27, 2015. Reuters/Brendan McDermid An increasingly important gauge of U.S. inflation tumbled last month to its lowest level since the Federal … Continue reading

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For sugar tax supporters, 2016 may be the sweet spot

2016 could be the year of the sugar tax, as several large nations consider levies on sweetened food and drinks to battle obesity and fatten government coffers. For years, public health advocates have called for such measures as one prong … Continue reading

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Proposed rule making workplace bias an ethics violation doesn’t go far enough, ABA president says

Proposed rule making workplace bias an ethics violation doesn’t go far enough, ABA president says ‘);//–> ABA Midyear Meeting Posted Feb 08, 2016 08:31 am CST By James Podgers

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Proposed rule making workplace bias an ethics violation doesn’t go far enough, ABA president says

Proposed rule making workplace bias an ethics violation doesn’t go far enough, ABA president says ‘);//–> ABA Midyear Meeting Posted Feb 08, 2016 08:31 am CST By James Podgers

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Legal sector loses 1,400 jobs in January; gain in December is smaller than first reported

Legal sector loses 1,400 jobs in January; gain in December is smaller than first reported ‘);//–>

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Legal sector loses 1,400 jobs in January; gain in December is smaller than first reported

Legal sector loses 1,400 jobs in January; gain in December is smaller than first reported ‘);//–>

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India introduces net neutrality rules barring Facebook’s free Internet

Motorists ride past a billboard displaying Facebook’s Free Basics initiative in Mumbai, India, December 30, 2015. Reuters/Danish Siddiqui India introduced new rules on Monday to prevent Internet service providers from having different pricing policies for accessing different parts of the … Continue reading

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Futures drop on mounting concerns over global slowdown

Traders work with a floor official (2nd L) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 5, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average slipping nearly 200 … Continue reading

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Futures drop on mounting concerns over global slowdown

Traders work with a floor official (2nd L) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 5, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average slipping nearly 200 … Continue reading

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