Apple to refund iPads after misleading Australian buyers

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Apple will email Australian buyers of its newest iPad models with an offer to refund their purchases after a consumer group sued the company for misleading advertising. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said Tuesday 27 March that the electronics giant misinformed consumers that the latest “iPad with wifi and 4G” will work […]

Madoff’s lawyer does an IRS deal; let’s see who gets the dough

20 years later, have we learned anything from that other famous crook, Maxwell? GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Plus ça change . . . Why is my first reaction skepticism, I wonder, when I see the headline that Irving Picard has done a deal with the IRS and is expected to get back $326 million for Bernard […]