Vivendi's Bolloré Gets Double Voting Rights

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Vivendi chairman and its largest shareholder, Vincent Bolloré, scored himself double voting rights at the French media group’s shareholder meeting.

Western Executives Eye Iran's Oil At Vienna Summit

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An energy conference this week connected officials from international oil companies like Chevron Corp. with Iranian energy officials.

Taxes: How to Reverse a Mistake

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To fix an error on your tax return, file an amended return on Form 1040X.

The Ways Investors Trip Up

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Three recent studies show how biases and other foibles can hurt investment performance.

Regulators Act on Oil Trains' Safety

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U.S. regulators are urging railroads to change the way they deal with wheel defects, saying the problem may have caused a fiery oil-train derailment in Illinois last month.

Sharp Nears Another Bailout

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The company aims to cut 5,000 jobs, trim troubled solar-panel and TV operations and sell its headquarters, while banks write off about $1.68 billion in loans in exchange for shares.

Key Volkswagen Directors Back CEO

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Key members of Volkswagen’s supervisory board endorsed Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn and urged his employment contract be extended, a day after they met with him and Chairman Ferdinand Piech to quell friction between the two.

Noble Group Shareholders Challenge Management

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Noble Group shareholders questioned the company’s management on accounting at its annual general meeting, while there was sizable opposition to some of its pay policies.

PwC to Pay $65 Million to Settle Lawsuit Over MF Global

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PricewaterhouseCoopers agreed to pay $65 million to settle litigation over MF Global Holdings, which claimed PwC failed to properly audit the brokerage firm’s internal controls before it collapsed into bankruptcy in 2011.

Coke Acquires Chinese Drinks Business

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Coca-Cola has agreed to buy a Chinese drinks business that makes ‘multigrain beverages’ with flavors such as red bean, walnut and oats.

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