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Walmart’s Trial Over Alleged Stolen Tech

Walmart’s Trial Over Alleged Stolen Tech

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Walmart Inc. of Bentonville stands accused in a Little Rock courtroom of stealing another company’s technology, and it’s not the first such allegation the world’s largest retailer has faced in recent years. read more >

Former Walmart Lawyer Says His Firing Was Punishment

Former Walmart Lawyer Says His Firing Was Punishment

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A former in-house attorney for Walmart Inc. said he knew in February 2017 that his career at the Bentonville retailer was coming to an end when he refused to make changes to a memo he had written years earlier about a bribery investigation in Mexico. read more >

Business Worry: Will Gunfire Victims Sue?

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A couple wounded last month in a mass shooting at a Texas Walmart filed suit against the Bentonville retailer, becoming the latest shooting victims to sue a business for failing to protect them. read more >

Walmart, Guns and Money

Walmart, Guns and Money

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After two fatal shootings and several threats, Walmart finds itself a focus in America's bitter gun debate. The company, founded by an avid hunter and incubated in gun-loving Arkansas, sells 2% of the nation's firearms and 20% of its ammunition; still, you might be surprised by changes it has already made. read more >

Walmart Sex Bias Case Dealt Blow

Walmart Sex Bias Case Dealt Blow

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A federal judge in Florida ruled earlier this month that 79 women with claims of sex discrimination against Walmart must file their cases against the Bentonville retailer as individual lawsuits, rather than as a group. read more >

Judge Slashes $12.4M Award Against Walmart

Judge Slashes $12.4M Award Against Walmart

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U.S. District Court Judge Timothy L. Brooks last month reduced the amount a jury awarded last year to a Southern California digital design firm against Walmart Inc. to just $745,000. read more >

In Personal Use of Company Jets, Tyson Soars

In Personal Use of Company Jets, Tyson Soars

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Arkansas Business reviewed proxy documents from 17 publicly traded companies based in Arkansas to report on those that offer executives the perk of using the company jet for personal trips. read more >

Tax Changes: The Good, Bad and Quirky

Tax Changes: The Good, Bad and Quirky

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Arkansas Business asked a panel of tax experts for insights on the new code, which was signed by President Donald J. Trump in late December. After hitting the highlights, they delved into provisions that surprised them. read more >

A Look Inside a $12.4 Million Slap at Wal-Mart

A Look Inside a $12.4 Million Slap at Wal-Mart

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Last month a federal jury in Fayetteville ordered Wal-Mart to pay $12.4 million for damages that included willful and malicious misappropriation of Cuker’s confidential information and trade secrets. read more >

Lesbian Sues Wal-Mart Over Benefits

Lesbian Sues Wal-Mart Over Benefits

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A lesbian employee of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. recently filed a civil lawsuit accusing the Bentonville retailer of sex discrimination for denying her spousal health insurance benefits several years ago. read more >