Trade Secret | Noncompete – Issues and Cases in the News – February 2016 Update

Trade Secret | Noncompete Issues and Cases in the News February 2016UpdateFebruary 21, 2016 Russell BeckFair Competition News, Inevitable Disclosure Doctrine, Noncompetes, Restrictive Covenants, Trade Secrets, Uncategorizedconfidential information, Economic Espionage Act, inevitable disclosure, Massachusetts, noncompete, noncompete bill, restrictive covenants, trade secret, trade secret audit, unfair competition There havebeen a few issues and cases making trade […]

The Competition Act 2010–the Issues and Development since Coming into Force

Friday, February 5, 2016 The Competition Act 2010the Issues and Development since Coming into Force Vince Eng Teong SEE (University of Malaya Centre of Regulatory Studies) analyzes The Competition Act 2010the Issues and Development since Coming into Force. ABSTRACT:Competition law was almost unheard of in the first hundred years after the Sherman Act was passed. […]

GM Recalls Continue: Ignition Issues Mar Airbag Operation

General Motors has had to recall millions of vehicles in recent years as news that a faulty ignition switch was causing car engines to shut off during operation. Now, nearly two years since the recalls began in Fberuary, 2014, General Motors continues to take potentially defective cars off the market. The company announced more cars […]

GM Recalls Continue: Ignition Issues Mar Airbag Operation

General Motors has had to recall millions of vehicles in recent years as news that a faulty ignition switch was causing car engines to shut off during operation. Now, nearly two years since the recalls began in Fberuary, 2014, General Motors continues to take potentially defective cars off the market. The company announced more cars […]

2016: Resolve to Consider Joint Employment Issues… the Department of Labor Has Already Done So!

By Erin L. Kilgore and A. Edward Hardin, Jr. This New Year, many employers have resolved to examine their employment relationships to determine if any joint employment relationships are lurking. On January 20, 2016, the United States Department of Labor issued an administrators interpretation on joint employment and confirmed that the DOL has resolved to […]

FHFA Issues Final Rule Amending Regulations Governing Eligibility for FHLBank Membership On January 12, the FHFA released a last policy changing subscription qualification in the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLBank) system. The last guideline, which adheres to the FHFAs September 2014 proposition to change the needs for economic establishments using for as well as keeping subscription in the FHLBank system, eliminates 2 arrangements from the proposition that would certainly have needed FHLBank participants to keep continuous minimum degrees of financial investment in defined domestic home loan possessions as a problem of staying eligible for subscription. According to the FHFA, REITs as well as various other entities have actually been creating slaves entirely for the objective of supplying disqualified organizations accessibility to Bank breakthroughs, and also the FHFAs last policy is meant to stop more usage of slaves to prevent the subscription qualification of the Bank Act.

SEC Issues Annual Staff Reports on Credit Rating Agencies

The Securities and also Exchange Commission today released its 2 yearly team records on debt score firms signed up as across the country acknowledged analytical score companies (NRSROs). These records show the SECs alert oversight of the credit history ranking sector, claimed Chair Mary Jo White. The personnels proceeded initiatives are producing beneficial outcomes as […]

Worker Benefits-IRS Issues 2015 Cumulative List Of Changes In Plan Qualification Requirements

The IRS has actually provided Notice 2015-84 (the “Notice”), which includes the 2015 Cumulative List of Changes in Plan Qualification Requirements (the “2015 Cumulative List”) explained in area 4 of Rev. Proc. The 2015 Cumulative List is to be made use of by strategy enrollers as well as specialists sending resolution letter applications for certified […]