French court to rule on firings based on too-long beards

Four former Muslim employees of a French airport security company, who were fired shortly after the 2015 Paris attacks because their beards were deemed too long, are suing their ex-employer......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 11th, 2018

Major Corporations Urge Supreme Court to Take Gay Rights Case

The companies are asking the high court to rule that federal employment discrimination law prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcOct 11th, 2017

Court to rule on Kate Middleton"s case against the French paparazzi publishing topless photos

Chris Jackson/Getty ImagesNANTERRE, France (AP) — A French court is due to rule on whether three photographers and three newspape.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2017

Google defeats $1.3 billion French tax bill after 6-year legal battle

Google beat a $1.3 billion French tax bill on Wednesday after a Parisian court rejected claims that the company took advantage of tax loopholes. An administrative court in Paris ruled that the Mountain View-based company did nothing illegal when i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Biz groups fight town apprentice plan

A coalition of Long Island construction groups is battling town regulations that demand companies employ apprentices. The Association for a Better Long Island, the Long Island Builders Institute and the Associated Builders & Contractors won a court inj.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 19th, 2018

Media houses that revealed Kathua victim"s name must pay Rs 1-mn each: HC

The court observed that there were long term repercussion to the victim's family, especially for the women members, due to such kind of reporting.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 18th, 2018

Best Buy teams with rival Amazon to sell TVs

Best Buy Co. Inc. and Inc. on Tuesday announced a partnership to sell televisions based on Amazon's Fire TV software, a new level of cooperation between two retailers long positioned as competitors. Richfield-based Best Buy will be the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2018

High court worries about abandoning online sales tax rule

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments about whether a rule it announced decades ago in a case involving a catalog retailer should still apply in the age of the internet......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

The #MeToo Movement Needs to Recognize the Rights of Trans People | Opinion

Although you wouldn’t know it from mainstream advocacy campaigns, trans people have long been involved in efforts to stop gender-based violence......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 17th, 2018

Supreme Court hearing case about online sales tax collection

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments about whether a rule it announced decades ago in a case involving a catalog retailer should still apply in the age of the internet......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

How Wayfair Grew From Grandfather Clocks to $4.7 Billion in Sales

The Boston-based company is the largest online-only retailer of home goods. This week, it faces the Supreme Court in an effort to maintain a 1992 ruling that allows e-commerce companies to avoid collecting local sales taxes in some cases.....»»

Category: topSource: incApr 16th, 2018

Theresa May seeks Commonwealth trade boost as final Brexit talks begin

The lavish week-long Commonwealth meeting, split across landmark locations in London, is likely to be overshadowed by May's decision to join US and French air strikes on Syria.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Emmanuel Macron said he was the brains behind Trump"s airstrike on Syria — and convinced him to commit for the long term

Christophe Archambault (Associated Press) French President Emmanuel Macron claimed credit for key elements of US policy on Syria. He said the plan to limit recent airstrikes to chemical weapons facilities were his. He also told French TV th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Mexico Moves to Regulate Government Ads. Critics Say It’s a Sham.

Heavy government spending on advertising has long been criticized for fostering flattering coverage of officials and quieting critics. Will a court order change the practice, or institutionalize it?.....»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 15th, 2018

Mysterious mastermind behind co-working Ponzi scheme makes appearance in court

The founder of a New York City–based co-working company that federal prosecutors say was a $37 million Ponzi scheme appeared in U.S. District Court on Friday. Renwick Haddow, a 49-year-old... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 13th, 2018

Remnants of Colorado"s White Wave now gone in company name

It was a year ago — almost to the day — that French food giant Danone's completed its acquisition of Colorado-based WhiteWave Foods Co. in a $10.4 billion deal. After the deal was finalized, the companies' North American operations were combined a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2018

Scientists studied the long-standing "five-second rule," and the findings might surprise you

Pixabay Scientists cond.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

Nasdaq to delist Long Blockchain Corp, underlining fading bitcoin fervor

New York-based Long Blockchain Corp. will no longer trade on the Nasdaq exchange after receiving a delisting l.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

We Can"t Rely On Trump Or Putin—Macron Must Save Syria | Opinion

How wonderful it would be if the fresh-faced French president could make amends for the self-serving 25-year French Mandate rule in Syria......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

Uber loses EU court case in fight against French criminal charges

Sergio Perez / Reuters The highest court in the EU ruled Tuesday that France will be able to bring criminal charges against local managers of Uber for establishing an illegal taxi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2018

Uber loses EU court case in fight against French criminal charges


Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2018