Victims of the Tom Petters bankruptcy fraud will see more than $60 million from the sale of the company once known as Fingerhut. A trustee says it was the smartest investment Petters made.
Updated: September 30, 2014, - 12:14 AM
A high-stakes standoff between the IRS and the estate of the late Carl Pohlad, the real estate billionaire who owned the Minnesota Twins, is set to begin Monday in a Houston courtroom.
Updated: September 29, 2014, - 08:05 AM
After nearly a decade in business, Wingnut’s success is a reflection of the way smaller shops still do very well in the advertising business.
Updated: September 28, 2014, - 04:23 PM
The founder of a Ramsey-based alternative energy firm committed “a magnificent fraud” against investors, judge said.
Updated: September 25, 2014, - 11:15 PM
A Florida trustee in the Petters bankruptcy alleges that M&I Bank was complicit in the Ponzi scheme.
Updated: September 25, 2014, - 09:53 AM
Hormel, the new owner of Skippy peanut butter, hopes to schmooze its existing consumer base and wrest market share from its main rival — the spread whose campaign tagline for years has been, “Choosy mothers choose Jif.”
Updated: September 22, 2014, - 11:17 AM
Steve Bergerson built a first-of-its-kind practice in advertising and trademark law and survived the industry’s seismic shifts since the late...
Updated: September 13, 2014, - 04:15 PM
Lawyers for Robert Walker, convicted of defrauding investors, argued for six years.
Updated: September 12, 2014, - 08:53 PM
Timothy Oliver, the Plymouth lawyer who used the ruse of a land development project in Libya to embezzle $500,000 from...
Updated: September 10, 2014, - 09:24 PM