Tag Archives: Regulations

How Trucking Companies Flout Regulations and Avoid Consequences

Trucking companies have to comply with lots of safety regulations, and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) works with police departments and other agencies to enforce those regulations. While you probably won’t be surprised to hear that some unethical, … Continue reading

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Commisison adopts AIFMD and UCITS Delegated Regulations clarifying depositaries’ safe keeping obligations

On 12 July 2018, the European Commission published: Delegated Regulation amending Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No. 231/2013 with regard to the safekeeping duties of depositaries; and Delegated Regulation amending Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No. 2016/438 with regard to the safekeeping … Continue reading

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Age-limit Criteria for Non-Executive Directors under Amended SEBI Listing Regulations: Prospective or Retrospective?

[Gaurav Pingle is a practising Company Secretary in Pune and can be reached at gp@csgauravpingle.com] Introduction On June 2 2017, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (‘SEBI’) constituted a committee under the chairmanship of Mr. Uday Kotak for improving … Continue reading

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Prompt Notice of Hail Damage—What is It? Why Do Insurers Fetch Their Lawyers to Claim Non-Compliance? Should Insurers Expect Their Insureds To Dangerously Climb Roofs When OSHA Regulations Prevent Their Own Adjusters From Doing the Same?

One of the most offensive examples of insurance company claims managers losing their ethical way is when they demand that their insureds risk life and limb to immediately investigate their roofs after a hail storm. Most insurance policies require “prompt … Continue reading

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Marijuana drug wins FDA approval—a first that may change federal regulations

Enlarge / A marijuana leaf. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Marijuana now has an accepted medical use. The US Food and Drug Administration announced today, Monday June 25, the approval of the country’s first marijuana-based prescription medication. The drug is called Epidiolex … Continue reading

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