Category Archives: Atlanta

SEC sues investor over alleged Carter’s insider-trading scheme

Dennis Rosenberg, a former market analyst who covered Atlanta-based Carter’s Inc., will forfeit $608,000 after the Securities and Exchange Commission accused him of insider trading of the children’s clothing company’s stock.

The Securities Exchange Commission filed a civil complaint Tuesday against a retired hedge-fund investment consultant and market analyst who allegedly participated in an insider trading ... Read More »

McDonald’s to launch new Happy Meal books promotion

McDonald's to launch new book campaign

ATLANTA, GA (CBS ATLANTA) - McDonald’s will be launching a new Happy Meal books promotion. The promotion falls just in time for National Family Literacy ... Read More »

F-35 program could see increased production, defense official says

The F-35 program could get a production boost in 2015. Photo: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

The Pentagon’s top weapons buyer said Lockheed Martin Aeronautics’ F-35 Joint Strike Fighter likely is poised for expanded production in fiscal 2015. That’s great news ... Read More »

UGA, DOJ study how much consumers would pay for Internet

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How much would you pay to use the Internet in the future? That’s what The University of Georgia researchers and the U.S. Department of Justice ... Read More »

Falcons stadium designer: ‘We really did hit a home run’

Courtesy World Congress Center

New Falcons Stadium Renderings

After the new $1.2 billion Atlanta Falcons stadium design was unanimously approved by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority board Tuesday afternoon, lead architect Bill ... Read More »

Goddard Investment buys Overlook III

Overlook III

Goddard Investment Group LLC is the latest investment firm to bet on the rebound of Atlanta’s Perimeter office market. Goddard Investment acquired the 440,000-square-foot Overlook ... Read More »

Theragenics now part of Juniper

Theragenics, pictured above, is now a privately held unit of an affiliate of Juniper.

Juniper Investment Company LLC on Tuesday completed its $68 million acquisition of Buford, Ga.-based Theragenics Corp. The surgical products and cancer treatments company is now ... Read More »

Is the ‘naughty nurse’ too much for Halloween in the workplace?

halloween-costumeoffice

Human resources managers might face more tricks than treats when it comes to Halloween and how to wade through policies dictating the types of costumes ... Read More »

Linton Hopkins joins Delta culinary team

Chef Linton Hopkins

Atlanta Chef Linton Hopkins has had Restaurant Eugene and Holeman & Finch Public House flying high for years, and now he’s really taking to the ... Read More »

Report: 400,000 Georgians may not have insurance despite Obamacare

A new Kaiser Family Foundation report says Georgia's decision not to expand Medicaid will mean 400,000 in the state will not have health insurance.

A new Kaiser Family Foundation report says Georgia’s decision not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act – often called Obamacare – means that ... Read More »