Employment and labor law firm Littler Mendelson is advising food manufacturers to be prepared for new whistleblower protections under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
Undercover Competitor: Modell’s CEO Allegedly Masquerades As Dick’s Sporting Goods Executive, Taking Corporate Espionage to a New Level
Dick’s Sporting Goods has sued Modell’s Sporting Goods and its prominent fourth-generation CEO, Mitchell Modell, claiming Modell brazenly visited a Dick’s retail location and impersonated a Dick’s executive to unlawfully gain a competitive advantage.
Indiana Health officials have learned that packages of Original Skittles sold at a Richmond, Indiana, Marathon Food Mart contained unconfirmed chemical substances, according to preliminary tests.
On March 5, 2014, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in San Francisco secured the first-ever federal jury conviction on charges brought under the Economic Espionage Act of 1996.
More information has come to light about the data breach affecting Target, and it highlights the importance of “additional insured” coverage, as well as the need for companies to recognize that sophisticated cyberattacks can affect any company, not just those in the computer or technology industries.
CFPB’s Updated Report On Strategic Plan, Budget and Performance Plan Shows Increased Spending and Growth
The CFPB has issued an updated report on its strategic plan, budget, and performance plan. The report, which mostly reassembles information contained in other CFPB reports, discusses the CFPB’s progress in meeting the strategic goals set forth in its FY 2013-FY 2017 strategic plan and provides budget projections and other metrics for FYs 2014 and 2015.
In November, North Carolina voters will select the individuals who will hold of the majority of the seats on the Supreme Court of North Carolina until 2022.
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released its annual report on the performance of the U.S. solar industry in 2013.
When music is sold, or a poem or novel is purchased, the composer or writer receives a portion of the initial sale or royalties on future sales of copies of the work.
ACA Surcharge On Your Dining Bill? Some Restaurants Are Using New Methods to Help Defray the Cost of Health Reform Compliance
As widely reported, employers of all sizes are challenged in complying with the myriad of complex regulatory and compliance obligations under the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”).