Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim Delivers Remarks at the New York University School of Law Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement

This post was originally published on this siteWe at the Antitrust Division remain committed to continuously evaluating all of our practices as we have done over the past year to see if we can improve them.  I hope my remarks today will incentivize more companies to make antitrust compliance a top priority.  I and the rest of … Read moreAssistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim Delivers Remarks at the New York University School of Law Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement

Antitrust Division Announces New Policy to Incentivize Corporate Compliance

This post was originally published on this site“The Antitrust Division is committed to rewarding corporate efforts to invest in and instill a culture of compliance,” said Assistant Attorney General Delrahim. “The Division’s Leniency Policy has long provided the ultimate credit for effective antitrust compliance programs. Beyond leniency, recently we have credited prospective compliance efforts at … Read moreAntitrust Division Announces New Policy to Incentivize Corporate Compliance

South Carolina Couple Indicted in Scheme Involving Conspiracy and False Statements to Illegally Obtain a U.S. Passport

This post was originally published on this siteA South Carolina couple was indicted today on charges stemming from their conspiracy to obtain a U.S. passport by falsely claiming they were the parents of a baby from the Philippines and by using false records to apply for a U.S. passport for the baby, announced Assistant Attorney … Read moreSouth Carolina Couple Indicted in Scheme Involving Conspiracy and False Statements to Illegally Obtain a U.S. Passport

Indiana Residents Indicted on Terrorism and Firearms Charges

This post was originally published on this siteA federal grand jury has charged brothers Moyad Dannon, 21, and Mahde Dannon, 20, both of Fishers, Indiana, with multiple firearms charges and one count of attempting to provide material support and resources, including firearms, to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist … Read moreIndiana Residents Indicted on Terrorism and Firearms Charges

Department of Justice Enables Direct Tribal Access to FBI National Sex Offender Registry

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. Department of Justice announced today a new tool giving tribal governments the ability to directly input data and gain access to the FBI’s National Sex Offender Registry (NSOR) using the Tribe and Territory Sex Offender Registry System (TTSORS). The system connection will be available to all … Read moreDepartment of Justice Enables Direct Tribal Access to FBI National Sex Offender Registry

Justice Department Obtains $1.4 Billion from Reckitt Benckiser Group in Largest Recovery in a Case Concerning an Opioid Drug in United States History

This post was originally published on this siteGlobal consumer goods conglomerate Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (RB Group) has agreed to pay $1.4 billion to resolve its potential criminal and civil liability related to a federal investigation of the marketing of the opioid addiction treatment drug Suboxone. The resolution – the largest recovery by the United … Read moreJustice Department Obtains $1.4 Billion from Reckitt Benckiser Group in Largest Recovery in a Case Concerning an Opioid Drug in United States History

Japanese Fishing Company Convicted of Obstruction of Justice and Falsifying Records to Cover Up Illegal Oil and Garbage Pollution

This post was originally published on this site“Fukuichi broke the law when the company intentionally discharged oily bilge waste into the ocean. To make matters worse, Fukuichi tried to cover up their unlawful acts by obstructing the routine Coast Guard inspection,” said Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Bossert Clark for the Justice Department’s Environment and Natural … Read moreJapanese Fishing Company Convicted of Obstruction of Justice and Falsifying Records to Cover Up Illegal Oil and Garbage Pollution

U.S. Military Dependent Sentenced to Prison for Attempted Voluntary Manslaughter and Other Charges Stemming from an Assault of Several U.S. Airmen on a Military Base in Japan

This post was originally published on this siteA Colorado man was sentenced to prison yesterday in connection with an attack on three U.S. Air Force airmen and resisting military police who attempted to restrain him. Please follow and like us:

Green card: US House OKs bill ending country cap

This post was originally published on this siteThe US lawmakers on Wednesday passed a bill aimed at lifting the current seven percent country cap on issuing green cards, a development which would benefit thousands of highly-skilled Indian IT professionals. The new bill seeks to increase seven per cent per country limit to 15 per cent. … Read moreGreen card: US House OKs bill ending country cap

House passes bill to end per-country green card cap

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, July 10, 2019: The House of Representatives today passed bipartisan legislation that will reduce the wait time for those impacted most by the decades-long backlog of green cards. 140 Republican members of Congress joined 224 Democrats to pass the bill that proposes … Read moreHouse passes bill to end per-country green card cap

Amazon Thanks GOP/Dems for Passing Green Card Giveaway to Big Tech

This post was originally published on this site Amazon, the multinational corporation run by billionaire Jeff Bezos, is thanking the 140 House Republicans and 224 House Democrats for passing legislation that will reinforce Silicon Valley’s cheap labor, outsourcing business model. On Wednesday, 140 House Republicans, 224 House Democrats, and Rep. Justin Amash (R-KY) — led … Read moreAmazon Thanks GOP/Dems for Passing Green Card Giveaway to Big Tech

Amazon Thanks GOP/Dems for Passing Green Card Giveaway to Big Tech

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-07-10 21:48:31 by John Binder Amazon, the multinational corporation run by billionaire Jeff Bezos, is thanking the 140 House Republicans and 224 House Democrats for passing legislation that will reinforce Silicon Valley’s cheap labor, outsourcing business model. On Wednesday, 140 House Republicans, 224 House Democrats, and Rep. … Read moreAmazon Thanks GOP/Dems for Passing Green Card Giveaway to Big Tech

APRA applies additional capital requirements to ANZ, NAB and Westpac

This post was originally published on this siteThe Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is applying additional capital requirements to three major banks to reflect higher operational risk identified in their risk governance self-assessments. APRA has written to ANZ, National Australia Bank (NAB) and Westpac advising of an increase in their minimum capital requirements of $500 … Read moreAPRA applies additional capital requirements to ANZ, NAB and Westpac

I-T disputes of Rs 5.7L cr tied up in pending cases

This post was originally published on this siteFor the current financial year 2019-20 (FY20), the Central Board of Direct Taxes, or CBDT, will continue to focus on litigation management. Income tax (I-T) disputes aggregating to a demand of Rs 5.71 lakh crore were pending at the level of the first appellate authority as of March … Read moreI-T disputes of Rs 5.7L cr tied up in pending cases

Household Finance Confidence Tanks Some More

This post was originally published on this siteAfter the slight twitch of positive sentiment following the election in May, the DFA Household Finance Confidence Index fell again, to a new low of 85.54. Whilst the RBA rate cut may offer some borrowers the prospect of improved cash flow (when the changes propagate through to the … Read moreHousehold Finance Confidence Tanks Some More

Making News: Back on National Radio Tonight with a Trade War Update

This post was originally published on this siteI’m pleased to announce that I’m scheduled to return tonight to John Batchelor’s nationally syndicated radio show to help update the course of the U.S.-China trade conflict.  The segment, slated to start at 9 PM EST, is sure to cover the resumed bilateral trade talks, the new sanctions … Read moreMaking News: Back on National Radio Tonight with a Trade War Update

Global restaurant chain Saravana Bhavan owner begins life sentence over murder of love rival

This post was originally published on this siteChennai/New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Saravana Bhavan restaurant chain owner P. Rajagopal, who surrendered to a court in Chennai on Tuesday after being convicted and sentenced to a life term in a murder case, was later admitted to the government-run Stanley Hospital after he complained of giddiness, said a … Read moreGlobal restaurant chain Saravana Bhavan owner begins life sentence over murder of love rival

Fed Confirms Easing Bias

This post was originally published on this siteIn the latest FOMC minutes, the tone suggests a potential easing rate bias, recognising the rising economic risks. Uncertainties have increased they say. In their discussion of monetary policy for the period ahead, members noted the significant increase in risks and uncertainties attending the economic outlook. There were … Read moreFed Confirms Easing Bias

PSU banks lose ground in corporate banking

This post was originally published on this siteNationalised banks are losing market share to private banks. Not just in deposits and credit, they are also rapidly losing their position as lead bank — the lender which calls the shots in lending to businesses — in many corporate relationships. While most corporates have multiple banking relationships, … Read morePSU banks lose ground in corporate banking

Global IT spending to remain flat in 2019: Report

This post was originally published on this siteThe Information Technology (IT) sector is bearing the brunt of the global downturn with guidance to ‘industry spends’ growth getting lowered to 0.6% from 3.2% in January, as per the latest Gartner estimates. Overall IT spending recorded a growth of 5% in 2018, and 3.8% in 2017. Please … Read moreGlobal IT spending to remain flat in 2019: Report

With 40,000, TCS is one of US’s biggest job creators

This post was originally published on this siteTata Consultancy Services (TCS) is one of the top job creators in the US, Milind Lakkad, the company’s global HR head said. He did not disclose any numbers, but sources told TOI the company has about 40,000 people in the US, almost 10% of its total workforce and … Read moreWith 40,000, TCS is one of US’s biggest job creators

Indian sentenced to prison for conspiring to smuggle foreign nationals into US via commercial flights

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report NEWARK, N.J.: An Indian national was sentenced on July 9 to 12 months and one day in prison for his role in an international conspiracy to smuggle foreign nationals into the United States via commercial airline flights. Bhavin Patel, 39, of India, previously pleaded … Read moreIndian sentenced to prison for conspiring to smuggle foreign nationals into US via commercial flights

Rep. Axne Joins Colleagues in Introducing Resolution Honoring Electrical Workers

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA-03) joined a group of colleagues, led by Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA-38), to introduce a bipartisan resolution designating July 10th as Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day to honor the contributions and sacrifices made by the men and women who have helped build … Read moreRep. Axne Joins Colleagues in Introducing Resolution Honoring Electrical Workers

“QUESTIONS THE CANDIDATES MUST ANSWER: And the one question that will expose those who actually hate you.”

This post was originally published on this site Hi Gang: On July 9, 2019 FrontPage published my latest article: QUESTIONS THE CANDIDATES MUST ANSWER: And the one question that will expose those who actually hate you. Kindly forward this e-mail to your senators and congressional representatives and to as many folks as you can and … Read more“QUESTIONS THE CANDIDATES MUST ANSWER: And the one question that will expose those who actually hate you.”

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: The Latest Trump Tariff Debunkers Debunked

This post was originally published on this siteOnly in the free trade-worshiping American Mainstream Media could an op-ed piece titled “Debunking Trump’s Tariff Claims” be published that’s chock full of easily debunk-able claims itself.   The first such allegation in the article, which came out on the Washington Post’s website yesterday, holds that the administration’s view … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: The Latest Trump Tariff Debunkers Debunked

AI, administrative skills top fastest-growing online staffing jobs report

This post was originally published on this siteFast growth in jobs with artificial intelligence or administrative skills ranked among the top trends in a study of online jobs by Freelancer.com using data from its online staffing platform. Freelancer.com’s report, the “Fast 50,” included data from 433,000 jobs posted on the site in the second quarter. … Read moreAI, administrative skills top fastest-growing online staffing jobs report

PageGroup gross profit up 7% in constant currency during Q2

This post was originally published on this siteUK-based specialist recruitment firm PageGroup plc gross profit rose 7.4% in constant currency in the second quarter with the fastest growth happening in the Americas, where gross profit rose 17.4% in constant currency. Gross margin declined in the UK amid continued Brexit uncertainty impacting candidate and client confidence. … Read morePageGroup gross profit up 7% in constant currency during Q2