Nearly 70 federal inspectors general call a recent U.S. Justice Department legal memo "a serious threat to the independent authority" of the inspector general at DOJ and at other federal agencies and departments.
Teleste, the international technology group, has acquired Mitron. Mitron will continue its activities as an independent company as part of the video surveillance business unit within Teleste's Video and Broadband Solutions Business Area and with its …
Kareo, a cloud-based EHR provider for independent medical practices has closed $55.4 million in additional funding led by Montreux Equity Partners with participation from Silver Lake Partners and all of Kareo’s existing investors.Show More Summary
The Huffington Post Guardian US announced a move to unionize in an independent ballot conducted by the American Arbitration Association, on Wednesday. The company would be unionizing under the News Media Guild – an operation that represents...Show More Summary
Today, the first independent cost analysis of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program was published online before print in the Annals of Internal Medicine from the University of California...Show More Summary
The National Law Review Just last week, the DOL provided guidance about people treated as independent contractors, but who may really be your employees. That is just part of the trend. Another way you may have “extra” employees is through joint employment, most commonly through use of a staffing agency.
If you were flipping through Seattle radio stations last Friday, you may have happened upon KEXP's deconstruction of the Beastie Boys' album Paul's Boutique. To celebrate the 26th anniversary of that album's release, the independent radio station played every track of Paul's Boutique, along with every track that was sampled......
ReverbNation, today launched EchoMusic, a free music discovery iOS and Android app aimed straight at fans of the 4 million independent musicians that use the ReverbNation platform to market and monetize their music. ReverbNation today launched EchoMusic, a free Android and iOS app that encourages music fans to “discover the...
July 27--TAMPA -- A Riverview man has filed what he hopes will be a nationwide class action suit against ride-hailing company Lyft Inc., alleging Lyft designates its drivers as independent contractors instead of employees to avoid paying...Show More Summary
The U.K. TV giant posted improved results despite a drop in viewership, with CEO Adam Crozier reiterating the company's confidence in its position as an independent. read more
The number of independent regional network operators out there in the US has thinned through consolidation, but there are still far more than many think. One of the larger such fiber networks that tends to fly under the radar when it comes to the national media is Southern Light, which operates a deep metro and […]
From A2IM: In the issue dated July 25, 2015, Billboard reported mid-year market share numbers – Indies continue to be #1 based on copyright ownership, the only appropriate market share definition. Billboard reported 2014’s Independent market share at 35.1%, while the 2015 mid-year report figures are 35.4%. Independents continue to...
The California courts are currently struggling with how to fit workers in the modern economy within the traditional employee/independent contractor framework. These high profile cases include litigation against Uber and Lyft which has been well discussed in the popular media....
If you talk to the reporters who work for various big media companies, they insist that they have true editorial independence from the business side of their companies. They insist that the news coverage isn't designed to reflect the business interests of their owners. Show More Summary
ASD Market Week, a part of Emerald Expositions, will welcome the Independent Retailer Conference presented by Lightspeed POS this upcoming August 2-5, 2015 in Las Vegas the Las Vegas Convention Center. Bringing together 40,000+ attendees...Show More Summary
Gamesa Secures Fresh Wind Energy Order Of 250 MW In India Smiti Mitai, July 23, 2015 (Clean Technica) “Independent [India] power producer Orange Powergen Limited has placed an order for 250 MW of wind turbines with [Spain’s] Gamesa for...Show More Summary
Oscar-winning Gladiator co-writer/producer David Franzoni has come on board to write and produce Red Flag, a Chinese history-themed adventure series starring Maggie Q, from Steven Jensen's Independent Television Group, Mike Medavoy & Benjamin Anderson of Phoenix Pictures, and Fred Fuchs. Show More Summary
“6 charts that debunk the ‘gig’ economy” [R.J. Lehmann, R Street Institute] DOL memo: as far as we’re concerned most of those independent contractors you’re paying are actually employees, see you in court [Shar Bahmani, Squire Patton...Show More Summary
The Independent Filmmaker Project announced today the full list of selections for its Project Forum happening during the upcoming IFP Independent Film Week, held at New York City’s Lincoln Center September 20-15, 2015. The forum is a...Show More Summary