Tag Archives: Settles

LendingClub Founder, Ousted in 2016, Settles Fraud Charges

The S.E.C. said that Renaud Laplanche had improperly approved alterations to some of the company’s lending products to bolster the company’s financial performance. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Ohio State Settles Age Discrimination Lawsuit — Chicago’s Top Employment Lawyers

There are many different forms of discrimination happening every day all over the country, but no one ever wants to believe they’re the target of discrimination. It’s common for people to attribute unfair or disrespectful treatment to their own failings, … Continue reading

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CBS Parking Spot Case Settles: Another Example Of A FLSA Working Time Issue Gone Viral

I had blogged about this case when it first came out. It struck me as very interesting because not only is the subject matter unique, it also raises the whole thorny issue of what is (or is not) working time. … Continue reading

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SEC Settles Charges with Investment Advisers and Representatives Over Use of Testimonials in Social Media

On July 10, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission published five Orders Instituting Administrative and Cease-and-Desist Proceedings against two registered investment advisers, three investment adviser representatives, and Leonard S. Schwartz, a marketing consultant.  The Orders allege that the respondents violated … Continue reading

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Baylor University Settles Title IX Lawsuit With Former Volleyball Player

Earlier today, Baylor University agreed to settle a federal Title IX lawsuit filed by a former volleyball player after she was allegedly “drugged and gang-raped by at least four football players in 2012.” At the moment, terms of the settlement … Continue reading

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