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  • Dire straitjackets: Bad deals remind us to take the long view

     
    Consider these six deals: 1. In 2003, the Chicago Park District entered into a 20-year contract that exempted the new Park Grill restaurant in Millennium Park from property taxes and from paying for garbage pickup, water and gas. 2. In......
  • Richard Berkowitz, CEO, Berkowitz Pollack Brant

    Richard Berkowitz, CEO, Berkowitz Pollack Brant
    Richard A. Berkowitz is chief executive officer of Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants, a role he has held since the firm’s inception in 1980. One of the largest independent accounting firms in Florida, Berkowitz Pollack Brant has...
  • The numbers, philosophy behind the Rust Belt's recovery

    It has been a long slog of a recovery from the Great Recession.Only lately, after more than six years, has America finally regained all the jobs it lost. But some cities and states got a head start on the road back to prosperity, and it is important for...
  • Candidates Receive, Start Spending Public Funds

    Candidates who were early to qualify for public financing have received and started spending their taxpayer--funded grants in preparation for this year's primary and general elections. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his running mate, Lieutenant Gov. Nancy...
  • Big business finally learns that wellness is good business

    2014 has been the year when the discussion of well-being has migrated from health and wellness magazines to business magazines. Wellness, and how to integrate it into our work lives, has become the hottest topic in the business pages. And that should...
  • Former Attorney Sentenced In 'Ambulance Chasing' Case

    Former Attorney Sentenced In 'Ambulance Chasing' Case
    It began six years ago with a staged automobile accident. It ended Thursday with a 51-month prison sentence. Along the way, the FBI gave the world a peek at the seamy side of personal injury law in Connecticut. Authorities said the man sentenced...
  • Morgan Stanley profit more than doubles, beating estimates

    Morgan Stanley profit more than doubles, beating estimates
    (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley's second-quarter income more than doubled, helped by rising revenue in its retail brokerage business as it won more assets to manage from clients, the investment bank said on Thursday. A onetime tax break and the ending of a...
  • The best and worst states for small business: Red tape blues

    The best and worst states for small business: Red tape blues
    Ian Toner, an architect in Philadelphia, recently went to city offices for a permit to build a stoop for a client's home. The city, he learned, had just imposed new requirements: he would have to get maps from gas, electric, water and other utilities to...
  • Hedge fund pushes to split CEO, chairman roles at Darden

    Hedge fund pushes to split CEO, chairman roles at Darden
    A hedge fund that invests in Darden Restaurants hopes to persuade shareholders to call for splitting the roles of chief executive officer and chairman. Barington Capital Group, which controls a little more than 2 percent of Darden stock, has submitted...
  • States adopt anti-snooping laws

    Worried about your boss prying into your personal business, poking around in aspects of your life you'd rather keep between friends and family even as you share more of it on social media? Seventeen states have drawn a line between what's your business...
  • American Apparel lender Lion Capital demands $10-million loan be paid

    American Apparel lender Lion Capital demands $10-million loan be paid
    The wealthy playboy behind American Apparel Inc.'s latest crisis isn't ousted Chief Executive Dov Charney. It's a London financier named Lyndon Lea. American Apparel told securities regulators Tuesday that Lea's private equity firm, Lion Capital, has...