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Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Threshold List Definition

June 27, 2022

Via: Investopedia

Understanding Threshold Lists In January 2005, the SEC implemented Regulation SHO to reduce the abuse of naked short selling, where the seller does not borrow or arrange to borrow the securities in time to make delivery to the buyer within […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

3 Ways to Test Paid Social Ads With a Purpose

June 27, 2022

Via: Entrepreneur

Paid social media campaigns can be one of the most potent tools at your disposal — if you know how to use them effectively over the short and long term. With the right strategy and a clear sense of who […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

DOJ Files Lawsuit Against Meta and Outlines Proposed Settlement Structure Over Allegedly Discriminatory Housing Advertising Practices

June 23, 2022

Via: LexBlog

On June 21, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a lawsuit and a settlement framework with Meta Platforms, Inc. (previously known as Facebook) to resolve allegations that Meta’s advertising placement algorithms discriminate against Facebook users based on their race, color, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Gavel to Gavel: Exercise Care When Discussing Protected Leave

June 23, 2022

Via: JD Supra

The workplace is governed by myriad laws and regulations, most of which only impose liability on employers, not on individual supervisors and managers. That’s not true of the Family and Medical Leave Act, which allows for liability to be claimed […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

How To Hire a Payroll Specialist or Manager in 6 Simple Steps

June 22, 2022

Via: Fit Small Business

Payroll professionals—be it a specialist or a manager—handle your company’s payroll and ensure your employees are paid correctly and on time. They work closely with your accounting and human resources (HR) teams to ensure tax remittances are correctly processed and […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Illinois Governor Signs Bills Expanding Contractors’ Liability for Unpaid Wages

June 22, 2022

Via: SHRM

On June 10, Illinois Gov. J. B. Pritzker signed House Bill 5412 and its trailer bill, House Bill 4600, into law. Both bills amend the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act (WPCA) to make certain primary contractors liable for any […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Illinois Expands Unpaid Bereavement Leave

June 22, 2022

Via: SHRM

Illinois has enacted amendments to the Child Bereavement Leave Act, expanding the law’s scope and renaming it the “Family Bereavement Leave Act” (FBLA). The amendments are effective Jan. 1, 2023, and the two major purposes are to: (1) expand the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

One of Apple’s U.S. Stores Unionized—A First

June 21, 2022

Via: SHRM

One of Apple’s U.S. stores, located near Baltimore, voted to unionize, a first within the country, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced June 18. We’ve gathered articles on this news from SHRM Online and other media outlets. Main Issues […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Working With Islamic Finance

June 20, 2022

Via: Investopedia

The Big Picture of Islamic Banking Although Islamic finance began in the seventh century, it has been formalized gradually since the late 1960s. This process was driven by the tremendous oil wealth that fueled renewed interest in and demand for […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Securities Law Implications of Lummis-Gillibrand Bill

June 17, 2022

Via: LexBlog

On June 7, 2022, Senator Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced the Responsible Financial Innovation Act (RFIA), which seeks to create a complete regulatory framework for digital assets. This is the second in a series of blogs […]