A maverick senator from Donald Trump's own Republican party launched a stinging attack on the president on Wednesday, accusing him of employing Stalinist language to attack and undermine the free press. Arizona lawmaker Jeff Flake levelled...Show More Summary
Apple: Apple expects to invest over $30 billion in capital expenditures in the US over the next five years and create over 20,000 new jobs through hiring at existing campuses and opening a new one. Apple already employs 84,000 people...Show More Summary
It's almost breathtaking the number of ways the Trumpers have come up with to screw workers. Who'll keep voting for Trump.
Apple earlier today said it plans to inject more than $350 billion into the U.S. economy over the next five years by focusing on three specific areas: direct employment with the company, investments in domestic suppliers and manufacturers, and lastly, via the app economy. Show More Summary
Sebastien Roblin Security, 2 words: Plaque Bombs. Plans to employ bioweapons cannot help but seem especially short-sighted given the indiscriminate and unpredictable nature of diseases. If the attack at Bataan had been carried out, for example, soon-to-be victorious Japanese troops would likely have fallen victim to their own plague. Show More Summary
The former assistant of Goldman Sachs co-president David Solomon stands accused of stealing more than $1.2 million of wine from his employer. The stolen wine most notably included seven bottles from the French estate Domaine de la Romanee-Conti,...Show More Summary
CNBC reports: Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., on Wednesday delivered a searing condemnation of President Donald Trump, specifically the way he employs the term “fake news” to dismiss objective reality. “2017 was a year which saw the truthShow More Summary
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I love this case because it has lessons for ethics, drafting, and civil procedure. The holding is pretty simple: an inventor who signs an employment agreement that provides (a) she “will assign” rights to inventions doesn’t then assign them; (b) that she “holds in trust” those rights doesn’t mean she assigns them; and (c) that […]
What's Really Behind The Steve Bannon Subpoena: And, more importantly, why was it leaked? Did You Graduate Law School Between 2009 and 2017? Things don't look good for you. Giant Employment Law Firm Hit With Gender Discrimination Lawsuit:...Show More Summary
A new study of nursing homes in California, the nation's largest system, found that some nursing homes inflate their self-assessment reporting to improve their score in the Five-Star Quality Rating System employed by Medicare to help consumers.
The debate about drug prices and the drug channel system will continue in 2018. Let’s shed some light on one murky, little-understood corner of this world: how employer-sponsored health plans access the billions of dollars in manufacturer...Show More Summary
Is copper price a reliable leading indicator of economic activity and therefore of future corporate earnings and equity prices? To investigate, we employ the monthly price index for copper base scrap (not seasonally adjusted) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, which spans multiple economic expansions and contractions. Using monthly levels of the copper scrap price More
A senior official says Sri Lanka's government has reinstated a ban on women buying alcohol and being employed in places where the drinks are produced and sold. The decision came … Click to Continue »
If you are working and have access to a 401(k) plan from your employer, you may have heard references to a "company match" on contributions. What does this mean? It means that your employer is helping you save for retirement by matching the money you contribute, up to a certain...
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf wants employers to boost wages for hundreds of thousands of the lowest-paid Pennsylvanians, and administration officials told The Associated Press that they will announce on Wednesday … Click to Continue »
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HomeFundMe is a platform that allows potential homebuyers to crowdfund their down payment. More recently, it launched a portal where employers can pitch in their employees’ crowdfunding venture. Crowdfunding is just one among many modern-day methods to overcome the down payment hurdle. Show More Summary
It wasn’t great. Beware the disinformation campaign. HBO is very afraid. It’s why Murdoch sold 21st Century Fox. Netflix is so far ahead of the game, with a strategy no one else employs, that not only will they continue to win, but they’ll dominate in the future. You do this by spending. Anathema to every […]
Andrew Cuomo, king of the blind pigs: In response, Cuomo said his proposal, the “New York State Taxpayer Protection Act,” would eliminate the state income tax on wage earners. Instead, the state would levy a wage tax on the employer. By doing so, the tax burden would shift from workers — who face new limits […]