Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination Suit
The settlement includes $2.5 million for use in “advancing women and underrepresented communities in the tech industry.”
EA to Buy U.K. Gaming Company Codemasters for $1.2B
The Codemasters board of directors chose the EA deal over an earlier offer from Take-Two Interactive.
Zurich to Buy MetLife Property and Casualty Business
The Swiss insurance company said the deal would increase its presence across the United States.
Sony to Buy AT&T’s Anime Streaming Business Crunchyroll
The deal for the streaming business comes as COVID-19 has upended the movie-theater business.
HydraFacial to Go Public Through Merger
The company is merging with former Allergan CEO Brent Saunders’ SPAC.
Tesla Files to Sell Another $5B in Stock
The company said the additional shares would be sold “from time to time” and “at-the-market” prices.
Capital One Halts Buy-Now-Pay-Later Credit Card Transactions
The company said the rapidly growing market was risky for consumers.
DOJ: Facebook Improperly Gave Hiring Preference to Foreign Workers
The complaint says the social media giant refused to recruit, consider, or hire qualified and available U.S. workers for over 2,600 positions.
Starbucks to Tie Executive Pay to Diversity Goals
Anti-bias content will be included in all hiring, development, and performance assessment processes.
Private Sector Hiring Slows in November
U.S. companies hired 307,000 employees last month, missing the 475,000 employees that economists expected.
Nasdaq Proposes Board Diversity Rule
If approved, most companies listed on the exchange would be required to have at least two diverse directors.