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  • The two words your boss never wants to hear from you
    News
    CNBCyesterday

    The two words your boss never wants to hear from you

    Remember, a boss also has a boss, as well as colleagues from other divisions who he or she has to get along with. In fact, the last thing a boss wants is for one of their employees to give them yet another task, with no offer of help and no guidance or suggestions on how to accomplish it. If you're the employee making the suggestion, best case scenario, your boss ignores you.

  • Chesapeake (CHK) Declares Pricing of $750M Notes Offering
    Finance
    Zacksyesterday

    Chesapeake (CHK) Declares Pricing of $750M Notes Offering

    Chesapeake Energy Corporation CHK declared the pricing of its senior notes that have been offered to eligible purchasers in a private placement.  The notes, worth $750 million, are expected to mature by 2027 and will likely pay an interest of 8%. Starting

  • U.S. top court tightens patent suit rules in blow to 'patent trolls'
    Politics
    Reuters2 days ago

    U.S. top court tightens patent suit rules in blow to 'patent trolls'

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday tightened rules for where patent lawsuits can be filed in a decision that may make it harder for so-called patent "trolls" to launch sometimes dodgy patent cases in friendly courts, a major irritant for high-tech giants like Apple and Alphabet Inc's Google. In a decision that upends 27 years of law governing patent infringement cases, the justices sided with beverage flavoring company TC Heartland LLC in its legal battle with food and beverage company Kraft Heinz Co . The justices ruled 8-0 that patent suits can be filed only in courts located in the jurisdiction where the targeted company is incorporated.