Money Roll

Lender CashCall Will Pay $125 Restitution To Each Wronged Borrower, $1 Million Penalty

The Department of Business Oversight said Thursday that the Anaheim-based firm will pay wronged borrowers $125 each in restitution. The final number of eligible borrowers and the ultimate restitution total will be determined by a third-party auditor.


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Lowe’s To Settle California Claims For $18 Million

Lowe’s Home Centers will pay $18.1 million to settle California claims that it illegally disposed of hazardous wastes at its stores throughout the state.


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Calif. Mortgage Settlement Victims To Receive Checks For $1,500

More than 200,000 Californians will each receive checks worth nearly $1,500 this month as part of the national mortgage settlement, the state attorney general’s office said Tuesday.


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UPS Agrees To Give Up $40M Made From Illegal Online Pharmacies

Shipping company UPS has agreed to pay $40 million to end a federal criminal probe connected to its work for online pharmacies.


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California To Receive Larger Share Of Mortgage Deal

California should receive at least $20.6 billion from a settlement with the nation’s major mortgage lenders, the largest share of any state and about $2 billion more than expected when the agreement to assist homeowners was announced last year, according to a report released Thursday.


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Attorney: Settlement Reached In Toyota Recall Case

A plaintiffs’ attorney says Toyota Motor Corp. has reached a settlement in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over accelerations problems.


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Lyon Secret Videotape Settlement Reached

A multimillion-dollar settlement has been reached between Michael Lyon and eight people he secretly recorded in his home.


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Assembly OKs Adding Bank Settlement Into California Law

California will become the first state to write into law much of the national mortgage settlement negotiated this year with the nation’s top five banks, if state lawmakers approve wide-ranging legislation on Monday.


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Settlement Reached In ’07 San Francisco Bay Spill

Federal and state officials say they’ve reached a settlement for the cleanup costs in the 2007 San Francisco Bay oil spill.


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Court Upholds Facebook Idea Settlement

A federal appeals court has ruled that the former Harvard University classmates of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg can’t undo their settlement over the social networking site.



Family Of 5 Kids Hurt in Ride Collapse Gets $3.4M

ANGELS CAMP, Calif. (AP) — The family of five children injured in a Northern California carnival ride collapse has reached a settlement of nearly $3.4 million with ride owners and the manufacturer. The Record of […]