LXBN TV: With Victory in Court, Nevada Pumps the Brakes On Uber

By | LXBN | December 17, 2014

Uber’s been in the news a lot recently. Actually, Uber’s been in the news a long time, mostly for its legal issues. While the popular ridesharing service had, for a long time, been picking up victories left and right, things have changed and governments are slowing its spread down. Nevada is among the latest to quash Uber’s progress.

LXBN TV: What President Obama’s Immigration Reform Executive Action Means for Businesses

By | LXBN | December 1, 2014

It’s a subject we’ve discussed a lot lately here on LXBN TV, but with the long-awaited immigration reform actually arriving, we figured it was worth discussing what the final product actually looks like. The action, which prioritized deferred action for undocumented immigrants, will have a big impact on American businesses.

LXBN TV: Fifth Circuit – Inadvertently Outing a Whistleblower Counts As Adverse Action Under SOX

By | LXBN | November 24, 2014

Companies can’t be careful enough when it comes to potential retaliation against whistleblowers. In fact, they may be perceived as retaliating—or doing something just as bad—when they didn’t even know they were. That’s exactly the case in a ruling coming out of the Fifth Circuit Court of appeals, one involving Halliburton.

LXBN TV: Midterms Are in the Rearview, So the Stage is Set for the Battle Over Immigration Reform

By | LXBN | November 14, 2014

President Obama has planned to take action on immigration for a long time, and for a long time he’s put it off—with the reason for that in 2014 being that he didn’t want to harm Democrats’ reelection chances in Congress. Well, Republicans won the Senate anyway—and now, pushing his strategy for immigration reform all the way through may prove more difficult than ever.