D.C. local worker requirement not being met

A recent audit of Washington, D.C.’s First Source mandate that requires local workers be given employment preference on construction projects funded with tax dollars shows that the requirement is not being met......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJul 11th, 2018

City Council approves local hiring requirement for public projects

The agreement establishes requirements for contractors to hire local workers and apprentices and to hire from disadvantaged populations for public projects......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 22nd, 2018

Judge: Firm can mandate drug test for medical marijuana user

A federal court judge has ruled that a New Jersey business doesn't have to waive its mandatory drug testing requirement for a worker who uses medical marijuana......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 15th, 2018

The Latest: US contract worker to admit taking kickbacks

The Latest on a man who has agreed to plead guilty to taking millions of dollars in kickbacks (all times local): 3:20 p.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 27th, 2018

Saboteur or whistleblower? Battle between Musk, ex-Tesla worker turns ugly.

The tech giant that has become infamous for its high-pressure workloads has accused a former Gigafactory worker who says he's a whistleblower of being a potential mass shooter, but the local sheriff's office found no "credible threat.".....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 21st, 2018

Tampa"s CAE USA is planning 100 worker expansion

Tampa-based CAE USA is seeking local and state incentives to expand its aerospace and aviation operations in Tampa. Documents filed with Hillsborough County say the county is considering up to $660,000 in total incentives for the company. In return C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

Local worker policy puts Saudi businesses on edge

So-called Saudization is taking hold in the kingdom as new reforms try and tackle high unemployment but as Reuters Emily Wither finds out in Riyadh it's hard for local businesses to find the staff......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2018

Facebook is ending forced arbitration of sexual harassment claims, following Google’s mass walkout

Facebook on Friday became the latest tech company to end a policy that had forced employees to go into arbitration in cases of sexual harassment at work. It also added a new requirement that the company’s directors and executives disclose all rom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 30 min. ago

Markets Right Now: Tech, internet stocks lead early declines

The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews10 hr. 30 min. ago

Navigating the new sales tax landscape for online sales

In this installment of the Portland Business Journal’s thought leadership podcast, Jennifer Young, director of state and local tax at Moss Adams, discusses the new world of sales tax. Here are highlights: The sales tax world has changed: In 1992.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 30 min. ago

City cites 20 owners at single building for illegally renting out condos

Local law enforcement has issued 27 notices of violations for illegal short-term rentals to 20 different owners at the Atelier condo tower in Midtown, a potential sign of more large-scale crackdowns... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork17 hr. 59 min. ago

Gov. Rick Scott files more lawsuits against Florida election officials as a recount on his US Senate race is being closely watched

REUTERS/Joe Skipper Florida Republican Governor Rick Scot has filed more lawsuits against local election officials.  He asked a judge to order police to impound voting machines and ballots when they're not in use.  A recount betwe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider21 hr. 0 min. ago

Police arrest strawberry industry worker over fruit sabotage

Police have made their first arrest in the cases of strawberry sabotage in Australia, in which sewing needles were found in fruit sold in six states......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 11th, 2018

Legendary Dallas Cowboy and real estate leader to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

A former Dallas Cowboy and local real estate leader is set to be among President Donald Trump's first Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients. Roger Staubach will be among seven individuals to receive the highest honor from the U.S., as reported by the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

The highest-paid employee of each Western New York hospital

The leader of the hospital system that oversees Batavia's hospital is the highest-paid hospital worker in Western New York. Eric Bieber, CEO of Rochester Regional Health, made $4.6 million in 2016, according to the most recent available data. United M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

Windfall for local nonprofit that aids New Yorkers sued by debt collectors

Debt collectors in New York hit upon a big idea last decade: They would buy defaulted credit-card or health-care bills, sue debtors without notifying them and then falsely state they had been... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 10th, 2018

Horizon Air Worker Who Stole and Crashed Plane on Island Had No Ties to Terrorism, FBI Says

Ground service agent Richard R.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 10th, 2018

Facebook ends forced arbitration of sexual misconduct claims

Facebook is dropping a requirement for mandatory arbitration of sexual misconduct allegations, acceding to a demand recently pressed by other Silicon Valley tech workers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2018

Paul Grover: High-End Service and Deep Local Roots

Vitals: Robert Paul Properties Years in Business: 9 Size: 10 offices, 100 agents Regions Served:.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaNov 10th, 2018

Coming Out on Top

In the following interview, Stephanie Sandoval, broker/franchise owner of HomeSmart Lifestyles in Queen Creek and Fountain Hills, Ariz., discusses the advantages of the brand, the local market, technology, and more. Region.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaNov 10th, 2018

A local military vet wanted to buy a U.S. flag made in America. When he couldn"t find one, he started his own company.

Brian Steorts comes from a family of military servicemen. And like many who do, he felt an obligation to serve his country. He enlisted twice, serving three years in the Army and 12 in the Air Force — including eight combat deployments in Iraq .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018