Human resources and overall HR risk management is critical to any company’s success. Unfortunately, these matters often take a back-seat at start-up companies focused on getting to market. But overlooking HR issues is a surefire way to disrupt the business rather than the market.
In the last week of August of 2006, I got three emails and a few phone calls from families who were suffering from E. coli O157:H7. Some of them thought it was the bagged Dole baby spinach they purchased and consumed that was the source of the illnesses.
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and New Jersey are pioneering some of the nation’s most interesting developments in the retail energy space today that have important implications for the solar industry.
As previously reported, on June 16, 2014, in NML Capital, Ltd. et al., v The Republic of Argentina, the United States Supreme Court declined to hear Argentina’s petition for writ of certiorari ending Argentina’s chance of overturning the interpretation of the pari passu clause by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York which requires Argentina to make ratable payments to the holdout bondholders if it makes any repayments to the exchange bondholders.
In July 2011, Congress launched the Patent Pilot Program. This program allows a small number of judges within a district court to take on the lion’s share of patent cases within the district, with the hope that these judges will develop an expertise in patent cases promoting efficiency within the judicial system.
As mentioned last week, we got to wondering, what does it mean to be a creative in today’s world?
As the Federal Trade Commission takes an increasingly broad view of its authority to regulate privacy and consumer protection, one of the agency’s five commissioners is calling for a more cautious approach.
The Brookings Institution’s Center for Effective Public Management just came out with its report on Colorado’s legalization of marijuana. Guess what, it says that regulation there is going swimmingly.
On the heels of the much anticipated decision involving the Macy’s department store chain, discussed on this blog last week, the NLRB on Monday released its opinion in a similar case involving Neiman Marcus.
The rapid expansion of shale drilling in recent years has brought with it an increase in the wastewater that is generated during the fracking process.