Regulations/Compliance

 
 
  • SHERLOCK HOLMES DETECTIVE EXAMINE 10139374 420
    Was Bharara Targeting Trump’s HHS Secretary?

    President Trump’s wholesale replacement of U.S. attorneys was not much of a departure from the norm, with one exception: the firing of Preet Bharara, former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Well known as...

    • Posted 13 hours ago
    • 0
  • Cross_web
    Compliance And The Antitrust Division’s Leniency Program

    The DOJ Antitrust Division’s leniency program provides benefits to companies that self-report a violation, or a possible violation, of antitrust laws: No criminal fines, no jail time for executives who own up and cooperate, and under some...

    • Posted 2 days ago
    • 0
  • First prize king top best trophy 132075459 420
    Re: The Case Of The $10 Million Comma

    In the very first sentence of its opinion, the First Circuit Court of Appeals practically wrote the headline of this widely-covered wage-and-hour dispute. “For want of a comma,” it says, “we have this case.” The case is a...

    • Posted 3 days ago
    • 0
  • Examine data mag glass inspect Cross 420
    Mounting Resistance To Personal Data Harvesting

    Two new books about the implications of personal data harvesting in the “post-privacy” era....

    • Posted 3 days ago
    • 0
  • Justice Sword & Scales 45193592 420
    CA State Bar Says No Sex With Clients

    Some exceptions are noted, as this rule updates and expands a previous rule that allowed consensual sex, as long as...

    • Posted 7 days ago
    • 0
  • Abstract futuristic blurred background with envelope symbols (fast mail and modern communication concept)
    Tillerson Used Secret Email To Discuss Climate Change

    While Rex Tillerson was chairman and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp., he used an email attached to the alias ‘Wayne Tracker’ to discuss climate change and other matters, according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Tillerson...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • fracking drilling oil 187217636 420
    In Fracking Trade Secrets Battle, a Rare Compromise

    The formula for what’s injected during the fracking process varies from company to company, and in a competitive industry with tight margins it’s often a closely guarded secret. But regulators and environmental watchdogs want to know what...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • gender equal opportunities concept, man and woman side by side
    Iceland First To Require Equal Pay For Men And Women

    Iceland has become the first country to pass a law requiring that women and men are paid the same for doing the same work. “Gender equality benefits all of us,” the country’s Prime Minister, Bjarni Benediktsson, said...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • iStock_gay rights business suit
    Court Rules Gay Workers Not Protected By Federal Anti-Discrimination Law

    A 1964 civil rights law does not protect workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation, a three-judge panel of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 last week. The case focuses on Jameka Evans, who sued her...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • computer profile network online heads 538172792 420
    “Extortionate” Scheme Preys On Ex-Cons, Says Class Action

    The lead plaintiff in a class action filed in Illinois says Mugshots.com published incorrect information about his criminal record, and as a result he was fired from his job. Then a “sister” company of Mugshots –  said...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
    • 0