Tag: Supreme Court

  • China Is Low-Key Taking Over the World: Weekend Edition

    “Plays Well With Others” here. This is the Weekend Edition of Bloomberg Opinion Today, a roundup of the five most popular stories Bloomberg Opinion published this week, based on web readership, with some other stuff thrown in. New subscribers to the newsletter can 

  • Billionaire Khosla Is Asking the Supreme Court to Keep People Off His Beach

    Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Taking a strong and unpopular position is vintage Khosla. His views on public beach access transcend the familiar world of venture capital and have made him the subject of widespread criticism. In coming months, he'll learn if the U.S. Supreme Court plans to take on the case. Khosla's petition earlier this year […]

  • Stars Group Builds Sports-Betting Muscle with $4.7 Billion Deal

    announced the cash-and-stock deal with CVC Capital Partners and Sky Plc on Saturday, is set to win a significant foothold in the U.K. — the largest regulated gaming market. Sky Betting & Gaming, or SBG, is growing rapidly in online casino games and sports at home and recently expanded to Italy and Germany. If an […]

  • Amazon’s Sales Tax Fight Is Heating Up as States Crack Down

    Amazon shoppers will probably pay sales tax on more of their purchases this holiday season.  Right now, consumers pay tax on goods purchased directly from Amazon, but they don’t in many cases if they buy from third-party merchants on the e-commerce giant’s marketplace. That could change on Dec. 1, when some merchants are expected to start collecting taxes in […]