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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jun 08 2018

Shareholder lawsuit attacks Musk's pay, seeks to overhaul Tesla board

WILMINGTON, Del. Elon Musk's multi-billion dollar compensation package should be rescinded and the board of Tesla Inc should be overhauled to better protect investors in the electronic car company, according to a law suit filed by a shareholder on Thursday.

Jun 07 2018

Walmart sues to bar former tax executive from joining Amazon

WILMINGTON, Del. Walmart Inc has asked a court to block a former top tax executive from joining Amazon.com Inc , saying the move would violate a non-compete agreement and irreparably harm Walmart by potentially tipping off its rival to strategic plans including potential merger targets.

Jun 07 2018

Walmart sues to bar former tax exec from joining Amazon

WILMINGTON, Del, June 7 Walmart Inc has asked a court to block a former top tax executive from joining Amazon.com Inc, saying the move would violate a non-compete agreement and "irreparably harm" Walmart's business by potentially tipping off its rival to strategic plans including potential merger targets.

May 24 2018

Creditors blast conflicts in Orianna's bankruptcy deal

Bankrupt Orianna Heath Systems' proposed restructuring deal with its landlord and sponsor of its plan of reorganization is tainted by conflicts and should be rejected, according to the official creditors committee of the nursing home chain.

May 18 2018

CBS votes to end Redstone control but must take battle to court

CBS Corp’s board on Thursday voted to end Shari Redstone’s control of the media company, but the move will not take effect unless a Delaware judge sides with CBS in its litigation to stop a potential merger with Viacom Inc . | Video

May 16 2018

Judge halts spiraling Redstone-CBS dispute, to issue ruling Thursday

A Delaware judge on Wednesday essentially called a time out in the escalating feud between the board of CBS Corp and its controlling shareholder National Amusements Inc, owned by the Redstone family, which wants to merge it with Viacom Inc .

May 14 2018

Toys 'R' Us to sell Geoffrey the Giraffe, and sex-toys-r-us.com

WILMINGTON, Del Next month, Toys 'R' Us is putting its famous mascot, Geoffrey the Giraffe, on the auction block. Also up for sale: sex-toys-r-us.com.

May 14 2018

CBS sues controlling Redstone family in bid for independence

CBS Corp filed a lawsuit on Monday to reduce the voting power of controlling shareholder National Amusements Inc, the movie theater company owned by Sumner and Shari Redstone, in an act of defiance aimed at thwarting the Redstones' plan to merge CBS with Viacom Inc. | Video

May 10 2018

Bank of America affirms gun pledge, hints at Remington loan exit

WILMINGTON, Del. Bank of America said on Thursday it was standing by its pledge to stop financing civilian assault weapons and suggested it may be preparing to exit a loan for gun maker Remington Outdoor Corp that sparked criticism of the lender.

May 09 2018

Restructuring pioneer Jay Alix sues McKinsey for racketeering

WILMINGTON, Del., May 9 The founder of corporate restructuring firm AlixPartners sued competitor McKinsey & Co on Wednesday, claiming the strategic consulting giant ran a "criminal enterprise" that concealed potential conflicts of interest from U.S. bankruptcy judges in order to land valuable advisory assignments.

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