Well the piper has finally caught up to Apple, after a 25-year tax deal with Ireland’s government has left them on the hook for an exorbitant €13 billion penalty. After years of calling for corporate tax reform, this may be a “careful what you wish for, Tim Cook” moment.
Ninth Circuit Holds That SOX Disgorgement of Incentive Compensation Does Not Depend On Executives’ Own Misconduct
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held today that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act’s disgorgement provision – which requires disgorgement of certain CEO and CFO compensation when an issuer restates its financial statements “as a result of misconduct” – applies even if the CEO and CFO were not personally involved in the misconduct.
Is Africa becoming a strategic priority for Japan?
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx was among the passengers aboard the historic flight from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Santa Clara, Cuba today as JetBlue provided the first regularly scheduled commercial flight from the U.S. to Cuba in 55 years.
On August 29, 2016, the Federal Aviation Administration’s (“FAA”) long-awaited small unmanned aircraft systems (“UAS” or “drone”) rule went into effect, for the first time broadly authorizing commercial drone operations.
Imagine your company has employed a research scientist to support your technology programs.
Check Your Neutral Policies: The EEOC Joins the ACLU’s Challenge to Dignity Health’s Exclusion of All Care Related to Sex Transitions As Sex Discrimination
The ACLU filed a complaint against Dignity Health, claiming that the total exclusion of care related to “sex transformation surgery” in Dignity’s employee health insurance plan is unlawful sex discrimination.
Culture is a tough concept to get your hands around. When you see the word “Culture” used in a discussion about today’s law firm environment, what comes to mind?
Yesterday, we gathered up our last several weeks’ work to assess the performance of the Districts and Divisions of the Appellate Court in civil cases before the Illinois Supreme Court.