Tag Archives: Commerce

National Whistleblower Center Meets with Top U.S. Department of Commerce Officials

This week the National Whistleblower Center (NWC) met with the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) General Counsel Peter Davidson and Senior Counsel James Uthmeier to discuss the implementation of whistleblower laws in their agency. NWC was represented by Executive Director … Continue reading

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Thimmeschm on the Physical Presence Rule & the Dormant Commerce Clause

Adam B. Thimmeschm (University of Nebraska College of Law) has posted A Unifying Approach to Nexus Under the Dormant Commerce Clause (Michigan Law Review Online, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: The Supreme Court recently granted certiorari in South Dakota v. … Continue reading

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Chinese Company’s Use of Foreign Sovereign Immunity Defense Linked to FTAIA Standard for “Direct” Impact on U.S. Commerce

On February 1, 2018, the Northern District of California court handling the sprawling In re Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) Antitrust Litigation[1] (“CRT”) declined to enter a default judgment against related Chinese defendants, finding the companies had made a sufficient showing … Continue reading

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Cassie Caldwell Becomes an Ambassador for McDowell County Chamber of Commerce

King Law is pleased to announce that legal assistant Cassie Caldwell has been selected to serve as an Ambassador for the McDowell County Chamber of Commerce. Cassie will be out in the community, at chamber events and up to date … Continue reading

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The EEOC’s Surprising New Fan – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce

After years of criticism, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce  is now applauding the EEOC for focusing on “compliance assistance” rather than enforcement and litigation. Randel K. Johnson, a senior vice president of the Chamber, “commends” the EEOC for “identifying efforts … Continue reading

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