As you probably know, federal prosecutors indicted SAC Capital Advisors LP and a number of related entities last Thursday on wire fraud and securities fraud charges connected to its alleged insider trading over the last five years.
Those watching the U.S. Department of Labor in recent years have grown used to seeing major policy shifts.
When the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling in United States v. Windsor, No. 12-307, 2013 WL 3196928 (June 26, 2013), that section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional, the implications on federal tax policy – as well as society as a whole – were clear.
Asiana Flight 214’s crash landing and the events that followed were traumatic experiences for all aboard.
The first thing we’ll do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” This famous quote from Shakespeare’s Henry IV has become a rallying cry, of sorts, for those who bash the legal profession. What they forget, however, is the context of the statement.