career development

Two New Laws Expand Protection For Pregnant And Nursing Employees

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Two new laws, part of the fiscal 2023 Omnibus Spending Bill, have the goal of “putting an end to the inconsistent patchwork of case […]

A Formidable Stable Of Law Firms For DeSantis’ “Culture War”

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Four law firms, including the firm where Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis once worked as a litigator, have received at least $16.7 million to wage […]

FTC Proposal Would Ban Nearly All Non-Competes

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It’s a dramatic development, says a post from law firm Fisher Phillips, and if finalized in its current form “would drastically change the way […]

Robot Opines On Its Potential Legal Problems

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It’s getting easier to interact with AI, and it’s going to get a lot easier in the near future, observers say. Unlike fusion power […]

How The Fiscal ’23 Defense Bill Will Affect Contractors

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The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2023, passed by Congress on December 15, contains numerous provisions in addition to the major […]

“Pyrrhic” Victory For DOJ In Aerospace Labor-Poaching Case

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In a case involving a high-level no-poach agreement in the aerospace industry, the Department of Justice Antitrust Division beat back the defendant companies’ attempt […]

Risk Manager Takes On A One-Percent Triathlon

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In the Ironman XC, the competition specs are not different from other Ironman events – run, bike, and swim as fast as possible. But […]

If You Want Cheaper Cyber Insurance, Tighten The Ship

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A post by an executive from international insurer Allianz includes highlights from a recent Allianz publication titled “Cyber: The changing threat landscape/Risk trends, responses […]

The Diciest Of Corporate Governance Issues

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They’ve gotten more expensive and the range of issues spawning them has grown wider, according to a post from law firm Farella Braun+Martel. Alleged […]

Former Cypto GC Joins Senator Gillibrand’s Staff

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) has brought in a former general counsel with cryptocurrency company Coinbase to be her chief counsel for finance, according to […]