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May 28, 2017

Oil soars in Asia on Saudi, Russian comments on crude cut extension

Investing.com – Crude prices rallied dramatically after Saudi Arabia and Russia stated they decided on the necessity to extend output cuts into March the coming year and despite less strong than seen China industrial output for April so that as North Korea rattled markets having a statement its latest missile test in the weekend was […]

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May 11, 2017

ninth Circuit Approves Neutral Rounding of your time

ninth Circuit Approves Neutral Rounding of your time Should you read one factor… In Corbin v. Time Warner Entertainment-Advance/Newhouse Partnership, the Ninth Circuit held that both federal and California law permit employer to round employees’ time punches towards the nearest fifteen minutes (or smaller sized increment). A legal court confirmed that analysis of the rounding […]

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May 9, 2017

CFPB issues seventh Semi-Annual Report

CFPB issues seventh Semi-Annual Report The CFPB has issued its seventh Semi-Annual Are accountable to obama and Congress since the period from October 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015. The 190-page report recycles information from formerly-issued CFPB reports and reviews ongoing and past developments, which we’ve already covered in the past blogs. By means of […]

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May 9, 2017

The direction to Hell is Paved with higher Intentions

The direction to Hell is Paved with higher Intentions Certainly one of my personal favorite sayings is the fact that “the route to hell is paved with higher intentions.” In my experience, this means so good intentions might have some bad results. A huge part of my practice continues to be helping advisors and brokers […]

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May 8, 2017

For-profit education company sued by CFPB seeks dismissal of complaint

For-profit education company sued by CFPB seeks dismissal of complaint ITT Educational Services, the defendant within the CFPB’s first enforcement action against a for-profit education company, has filed a motion seeking dismissal from the CFPB’s complaint. Filed earlier this Feb within an Indiana federal court, the CFPB’s complaint accused ITT of violating the Dodd-Frank ban […]

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May 6, 2017

“Ban the Box” Packs More Punch in Philadelphia Under New Amendment

“Ban the Box” Packs More Punch in Philadelphia Under New Amendment Since 2012, the Fair Criminal Screening Standards Ordinance has prohibited most employers inside the town of Philadelphia from asking about criminal convictions on resume forms. Under revisions towards the so-known as “Ban the Box” ordinance, that have been approved by Mayor Nutter on friday, […]

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May 5, 2017

CT Law from the Land

CT Law from the Land Thanks for visiting CT Law from the Land. Developments within the law which could change up the condition and municipal agency approval process for land use applications in Connecticut happen on almost an every day basis.  These may vary from important court decisions, to legislative changes, which can dramatically change […]

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May 4, 2017

Drug Injuries Watch: The blue pill – Melanoma MDL Motion For Federal Court Lawsuits Against Pfizer

Drug Injuries Watch: The blue pill – Melanoma MDL Motion For Federal Court Lawsuits Against Pfizer http://www.drug-injury.com/druginjurycom/2016/02/melanoma-viagra-mdl-federal-court-lawsuits-consolidation-litigation-pharmaceutical-company-pfizer-ed-bph-pah-drugs-side-effec.html Download PDF Drug Injury Watch: Viagra – Melanoma MDL Motion For Federal Court Lawsuits Against Pfizer (Posted by Tom Lamb at www.DrugInjuryWatch.com on February 19, 2016) On December 11, 2015 a legal document captioned In re: VIAGRA® PRODUCTS […]

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May 2, 2017

Those Hiring Private Investigators Must Be Aware of Privilege and Privacy Legislation

Those Hiring Private Investigators Must Be Aware of Privilege and Privacy Legislation When a fraud is suspected, the litigator often turns to a private investigator to gather evidence about, and to use against, the fraudster. Retaining and instructing an investigator must be undertaken with extreme caution to avoid ultimately prejudicing the case against the wrongdoer. […]

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