Tag Archives: U.S.

Elder Abuse in the U.S. and Possible Solutions

According to Tracy Breton, Response to elder abuse varies widely across U.S., projo.com, Dec. 16, 2007: Every year, an estimated 2.1 million older Americans are victims of physical, psychological or other forms of abuse[.] *** But the nation’s safety net… … Continue reading

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Internet Vendors Need to Pay Attention to these States After U.S. Supreme Court Alters Sales Tax Collection Standard

Venable clients that engage in selling goods and/or services over the internet should evaluate whether the recent Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair will now require them to begin collecting sales and use taxes in states where they … Continue reading

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Fintech-Forward: U.S. Treasury Department’s Report on Nonbank Financials, Fintech, and Innovation

On July 31, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (“Treasury”) released a report on “Nonbank Financials, Fintech, and Innovation,” its fourth and final report on the U.S. financial system pursuant to Executive Order 13772 (the “Report”). At over 200 … Continue reading

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9/11 and the Transformation of U.S. Immigration Law and Policy

Today is September 11. On this day in 2001, tragedy hit the United States. A few years back, Deepa Iyer and Jayesh M. Rathod published "9/11 and the Transformation of U.S. Immigration Law and Policy." Here is another look at… … Continue reading

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U.S. Unseals Criminal Complaint against North Korean Programmer for Cyber Attacks and Intruders

On September 6, 2018, the U.S. government announced the unsealing of a criminal complaint filed in the U.S. District Court Central District of California (Los Angeles)  charging Park Jin Hyok (aka Jin Hyok Park and Pak Jin Hek), a North Korean … Continue reading

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