Career Development

Time To End The Taboo On “Worst-Case” Climate Scenarios

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A post in the online publication Inside Climate News suggests it’s time for scientists and others, including politicians and risk managers, to quit walking […]

AI Cure For ESG Woes Can Be Worse Than The Disease

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Artificial intelligence is widely regarded in the financial industry as the only realistic solution to the massive compliance burden of ESG (environmental, social & […]

Could Liberal Panic Over Pending SCOTUS Case Help Trump Steal The Next Election?

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Many commentators are misunderstanding – and overstating – the potential consequences of the pending Supreme Court decision in Moore v Harper, according to analyst […]

When A Corporate Officer Can Be Personally Liable For Unpaid Wages

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An appellate court in California has held that a corporate officer, in this case a woman who was both CEO and CFO of a […]

Why The IRS Is Fertile Ground For Scam Non-Profits

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A veteran tax attorney recalls the old days, helping people set up charities. The application, called a Form 1023, ran to more than 20 […]

RR/BAYC Apes BAYC; BAYC Sues RR/BAYC

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Yuba Labs, the brains behind Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) nonfungible tokens, has sued conceptual artist Ryder Ripps. Neither the Bloomberg Law report on […]

Global Insurer: Looming Civil Unrest Is Bigger Threat Than Terrorism

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Businesses worldwide should prepare for a rise in civil unrest, according to a post from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS). Civil unrest “increasingly […]

Zealous Advocate Caught On Tape Deriding His Own Med Mal Case

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In Orange County, CA., a prominent defense attorney won a medical malpractice case, after successfully casting doubt on the cause of death as listed […]

Meat-Substitute Companies At Each Other’s Throats

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Two big players in the substitute-meat industry have been going at it since 2017, when they leveled reciprocal charges of inadequate health and production […]

A High-Profile Scolding For Crypto, And A Fisheye From The SEC

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Just at the moment when the value of crypto assets was starting to plummet, some notably gravitas-heavy voices were giving it a decisive thumbs […]