Articles by Brendan James

Brendan James is a staff writer for International Business Times. He previously worked as a reporter for Talking Points Memo and Yahoo! News. His writing has also appeared in Newsweek, VICE and Salon.


Let Them Eat ‘Exposure’

Steven Hull, editor of the Huffington Post's British edition, said he's "proud" not to pay bloggers, arguing they're compensated with "exposure."



Credit Suisse Nears $360M Deadline In Fraud Suit

When the high-end property development Lake Las Vegas collapsed during the 2008 financial crisis, 31 funds that helped finance the project lost a total of $540 million. But only one of them, Dallas-based hedge fund Highland Capital Management, aggressively pursued legal action against Credit Suisse Group AG, which arranged the financing and appraisals for the project.