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Recently Released: OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct

I was delighted to hear that the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) had recently published its OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct (Paris: OECD, 31 May 2018).   The OECD describes this work in the following terms:Businesses … Continue reading

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Randy Carpen Recently Named in FINRA Investigation

Public records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on June 15, 2018 indicate that former Missouri-based Vestech Securities broker Randy Carpen, who has received resolved or pending customer disputes, was recently named in a FINRA investigation … Continue reading

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Recently Married Man Accused of Waterboarding and Torturing Wife

A Newport Beach man has been charged with felony offenses after he reportedly held his wife against her will while torturing and abusing her using several methods, including waterboarding. 36-year-old Richard David Schlosser and his 65-year-old wife of two months … Continue reading

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Norwegian Sun, Which Recently Left Thousands of Passengers Frustrated by ‘At Sea’ Renovations, Hailed as “First Cruise Ship of Summer” in Seattle

First Cruise of Summer comes with more baggage than passengers may know! KomoNews.com and and other Seattle area media are hailing the arrival of the Norwegian Sun as the “First Cruise Ship of Summer.” Read the story here >> Enthusiasm … Continue reading

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Recently enacted New York State budget law, and some of its federal income tax consequences

New York State has enacted a new budget law, Senate Bill S7509C, that is available online here.Of particular interest to many of us may be (1) Part LL, starting at page 47, establishing a Charitable Gifts Trust Fund, and (2) … Continue reading

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