Tag: Fed

Know Your Rights

The Politics of Regulation Intrude on Fed Succession

August 18, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

If the Federal Reserve’s management of the economy were all that mattered, Chairman Jerome Powell would probably be cruising toward reappointment. His response to the pandemic and focus on full employment have drawn bipartisan praise. But the Fed is also […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Did Fed Interest Rate Hike Ignore Small Business?

March 8, 2017

Via: FindLaw

The fact that the Federal Reserve Bank raised a key interest rate last month could be considered a positive sign. Is this an indication that the Great Recession really is behind us and that there is economic prosperity ahead? That […]

Know Your Rights

Feds Give Employers Guidance on Form I-9 Audits

January 6, 2016

Via: FindLaw

Two major federal government agencies last month issued new guidance for employers on handling employment eligibility verifications for immigration purposes. The guidance highlights the Catch-22 employers face trying to comply with immigration law. Employers are required to check prospective employees’ […]