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ArticleJul 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
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Labor’s Wish-List Bill Introduced

With the economy kicking into high gear, it seems an odd time for a handful of legislators to introduce a bill that would throw a wrench...

ArticleJul 19, 2018 - 9:15am

DAEC Supports the CAT Policy Implementation Plan

DAEC welcomes the State Department’s announcement regarding the approved implementation plan for the CAT Policy.

ArticleJul 19, 2018 - 9:15am

FIRRMA and Export Control Discussion

DAEC hosted a successful discussion on FIRRMA and Export Controls with Advisory Board Member, Hon. Kevin Wolf.

ArticleJul 18, 2018 - 11:00am

Not so goodbye: DOL Persuader Rule Rescinded

After proposing it seven years ago, the U.S. Department of Labor today formally rescinded its so-called “persuader rule”...

ArticleJun 29, 2018 - 4:15pm
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Many Solutions to Retirement Challenges

It is an unfortunate fact that there are too many Americans inadequately prepared for retirement. According to...

ArticleJun 28, 2018 - 9:30am

Debate in D.C., Not at Disneyland

A batch of Democratic lawmakers from Washington, D.C. recently weighed in on an economic issue most prominently raised by the Fight for $15.

ArticleJun 25, 2018 - 1:30pm

This Case Bites: Man files lawsuit after fire ants bite him

It’s the case that’s been called “the poster child for everything that’s wrong with America’s lawsuit system” and a case that legal experts agree should have been thrown out of court.

ArticleJun 25, 2018 - 12:10pm

Taco Tuesday, Lawsuit Wednesday: Mexican restaurant targeted by baseless lawsuit

In 2000, Ramiro Arvizu and Jaime del Campo opened La Casita Mexicana, in Bell, California. They wanted to provide a taste of Mexican culture to residents of the predominantly Latino city located just outside of Los Angeles. Running a small business is difficult and, unfortunately, lawsuit abuse is one challenge faced by far too many small business owners.

ArticleJun 25, 2018 - 11:29am

Lawsuit Over Coffee? Lawsuit about warning labels brewing in California

Recently, a California judge ruled that any business selling coffee must display a warning label that coffee contains acrylamide, a chemical that may cause cancer. A lawsuit was brought against 90 coffee companies under California’s controversial Prop.

ArticleJun 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

NLRB General Counsel Issues Handbook Guidance

The General Counsel at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) recently issued a guidance memo...