Post navigation Charles Ogletree, a Harvard Law professor and civil rights activist, has passed away at age 72. He was a prominent legal scholar and a noted mentor to many of his students, including former US President Barack Obama. Ogletree fought for civil rights and social justice during his lifetime, leaving behind a legacy of activism. Berkshire Hathaway reported a second quarter net income of $49.76 billion, a figure significantly higher than what analysts were expecting. The company also reported quarterly and annual record cash balances. The results disproved bears’ worries about the company’s fortunes and outperformed most estimates.