Service is Still the Name of the Game

By | LawBiz® Blog | December 20, 2014
Service is Still the Name of the Game

A New York consulting firm recently conducted a survey and found that eight of the top 10 companies that no longer provided extraordinary support for their products and services for technology companies.

The EEOC Nets Its Biggest Judgment of the Year in Hawaii

The EEOC Nets Its Biggest Judgment of the Year in Hawaii

In a ruling on December 19, 2014, in EEOC v. Global Horizons, Inc., Case No. 11-CV-257 (D. Haw. Dec. 19, 2014), Judge Leslie Kobayashi of the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii entered a default judgment of $8.7 million in the EEOC’s favor against two essentially defunct businesses. While the Court entered the default without any opposition from the defaulted businesses, it is the biggest EEOC judgment of 2014.

U.S. Government Agencies: Santa or Grinch?

U.S. Government Agencies:  Santa or Grinch?

Just in time for the holidays, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) and the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) have delivered additional workplace protections for workers and prospective unions this month.  Whether those government agencies are viewed as Santa or the Grinch coming down workplace chimneys depends upon one’s perspective.