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Administrative Law Judge recommends termination of employee found guilty of misconduct unrelated to official duties

Administrative Law Judge recommends termination of employee found guilty of misconduct unrelated to official duties NYC Department of Sanitation v Ragone, OATH Index #1970/11 Pursuant to Mayoral Executive Order No. 16, the Department of Sanitation sought to terminate the employment … Continue reading

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SEC Official Discusses 404(b) as Draft Legislation Would Exempt Companies with up to $500 million Market Cap from 404(b)

As the SEC staff works with the PCAOB to monitor auditor inspection results on 404(b) internal controls, U.S. Representative Stephen Fincher (R-TN) introduced draft legislation, The Small Company Job Growth and Regulatory Relief Act, expanding the exemptions available to small … Continue reading

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UN rights official concerned for Syria journalists

[JURIST] Director General of the UN Educations, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) [official website], Irina Bokova [official website], expressed concern Thursday over the abuse of journalists in Syria [press release]. She stated: “Torture and detention will never convince the people … Continue reading

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Evergreen Solar Official Creditors' Committee Appointed

Last Friday, the United States Trustee announced the appointment of an Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case of Evergreen Solar, Inc. The Massachusetts-based clean energy company voluntarily filed for chapter 11 protection in Delaware on … Continue reading

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Nigeria official calls for special corruption court

[JURIST] The Nigeria Ebonyi State Commissioner of Justice and the Attorney General, Ben Igwenyi, called Monday for the establishment of a special court to hear corruption cases. He argues that corruption cases in the regular courts take too long to … Continue reading

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