DOL Agrees with IRS Definition of Spouse: The “Celebration” Rule On Same-Sex Marriages

At the end of August, I wrote about the IRS’s statement that it will make a determination on same-sex couples based on where the marriage took place for income tax purposes.  Well, the DOL has now also adopted this “place of celebration” rule as its interpretation of “spouse.”

With TRENDnet Settlement, FTC Begins Regulating “Internet of Things” — Rich Santalesa

By | LXBN | September 19, 2013

It is expected that, by 2020, more than 30 billion devices will be connected to the internet. This of course, isn’t limited to the traditional phones, computers and tablets. No, it will soon include your car, your lights, maybe even your refrigerator. As such, it was only a matter of time before the FTC began regulating this so-called “Internet of things.” They officially marked their entrance into the space with a proposed settlement with TRENDnet, Inc., the makers of internet-connected security cameras.