In recent years, the U.S. has experienced an increase in oil and gas well production, particularly due to the growing use of fracking as a technique of extraction.
The American Bankers Association has sent a second comment letter to the CFPB in which it recommends that the Office of Management and Budget not approve the CFPB’s proposed debt collection survey.
EEOC Disciplined and Embarrased: Court Sanctions Its Attorneys for Premature Announcement of Settlement
On June 5th of this year we discussed the case of a group of Hawaiian farms and a labor contractor sued by the EEOC for allegedly harassing and mistreating Thai farmworkers.
Payday loans are popular in the United States. By some estimates, there are more payday loan outlets than McDonald’s (and there are more than 14,000 locations of McDonald’s.).
When claims of trademark infringement make the news, it is often because a billion dollar corporation is suing old man Donaldson’s tavern for trademark infringement (Although, McDonaldson’s might have been a bad choice…).
America has a proud history of entrepreneurship. If there is a need, and money can be made, people will leap at the chance to satisfy that need.
A federal grand jury in San Francisco indicted FedEx Corporation, FedEx Express, and FedEx Corporate Services, Inc. (collectively, “FedEx”) for its role in distributing controlled substances and prescription drugs for illegal internet pharmacies.
I have a 8-week old daughter, and she’s generally in good spirits. Like most newborns, however, she usually comes down with a case of the grumps in the evening (i.e., the so-called “witching hour”).
I regularly hear from lawyers that blogging takes too much time. Many just lack the passion, but for others they’re not taking advantage of blogging practices that can save a lot of time.
Few places are dirtier than the checkstand conveyor belts at your local supermarket. Going round and round, year after year, conveyor belts may look clean, but they are actually a breeding ground for unwanted bacteria. Shoppers place billions of products on these contaminated belts, exposing foods — and families — to potentially harmful pathogens.