Tag Archives: 2018

Monsanto Roundup Lawyers Earn Spot on Daily Journal Top Verdicts 2018 List

Share This Item The landmark jury verdict in the case of Dewayne “Lee” Johnson v. Monsanto Company (now Bayer) was one of the largest and most significant verdicts in California last year, according to the Daily Journal. In its ‘Top Verdicts’ issue, … Continue reading

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EEO-1 Pay Data Update: 2017, 2018 Data Due September 30

Employers must still submit the current 2018 EEO-1 report by May 31, 2019. Employers have been waiting for the official Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) deadline for reporting hours and pay data on the EEO-1. As previously reported, recent litigation … Continue reading

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Texas Workplace Arrests by ICE Increase 4000% in 2018

According to an article published by Houston Public Media, Texas workplace arrests by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents rose almost 4,000 percent in 2018. The number of people whom ICE arrested in 2017 at Texas worksites was 13; in … Continue reading

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FINRA details use of fines collected in 2018

By Mark S. Nelson, J.D. According to a report issued by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc., the U.S.’s self-regulatory organization responsible for broker-dealer oversight spent $81.1 million on a variety of capital and strategic initiatives and on investor education … Continue reading

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Variable Annuity Sales Rise in 2018

Investor Alert: Variable Annuity Sales Increase in 2018 According to an article in Investment News today, independent broker-dealers saw a  rise in sales of variable annuities last year, with 39% of overall VA sales in 2018. Independent broker-dealers sold $39.4 … Continue reading

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