Have you heard about the NHL’s newest, not-yet-fully-named hockey team, based in Las Vegas?
There has been published in the Official Journal of the EU (OJ) the Commission Delegated Regulation of 7 June 2016 supplementing the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive with regard to regulatory technical standards specifying a minimum set of the information on financial contracts that should be contained in the detailed records and the circumstances in which the requirement should be imposed.
In the UK, a zero hours worker is a casual worker engaged on a zero hours contract.
Some employers pay only the statutory minimum entitlement on a redundancy dismissal, but others recognise that redundancy is a no-fault reason for termination and try to do something to sweeten an otherwise bitter pill.
The power of judicial review enables the judiciary to determine the constitutional validity of legislative and/or executive actions, possibly making them subject to invalidation.
At his meeting with visiting Myanmar (Burma) State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi on September 14, President Obama announced that he intends to issue a new Executive Order that will generally remove longstanding U.S. sanctions on Burma.
Just Before the New Jewish Year: U.S. FATCA Information Exchange Goes into Effect in Israel at the End of September
Come the end of September 2016, the Israeli Tax Authority will start forwarding data collected on U.S. citizens and green card holders with financial accounts in Israel to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Maybe it’s because I have been in Europe this past week (Munich at Octoberfest actually – Men in way-too-short leather shorts, dirndls, beer steins the size of a politician’s ego, the most astonishing amount of drinking, etc. Good heavens.) I have been wondering: Has anyone been paying attention to what’s happening in Europe lately?
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In the latest opinion to wrestle with the question of whether virtual currency should be considered money, Judge Alison Nathan in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York found that for the purposes of a federal anti-money laundering statute, “bitcoins” qualify as money.