Is Conversational Recruiting the Solution to Finding Millennial Talent?

In a candidate-driven labor market dominated by Millennials, the way companies treat applicants during the hiring process can greatly impact a job seeker’s decision to accept or reject an offer. Companies can gain a competitive recruiting edge by staying in touch every step of the way, a strategy talent acquisition experts are calling “conversational recruiting.” … Read moreIs Conversational Recruiting the Solution to Finding Millennial Talent?

Justice Department Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against Owner and Manager of Rental Properties in San Diego, California, Area

The Department of Justice today announced that it has filed a lawsuit alleging that Larry Nelson, owner and manager of residential housing in Spring Valley, California, violated the Fair Housing Act by subjecting female tenants of his properties to sexual harassment and retaliation. Please follow and like us:

Medical Device Maker ACell Inc. Pleads Guilty and Will Pay $15 Million to Resolve Criminal Charges and Civil False Claims Allegations

ACell Inc. (ACell), a Maryland-based medical device manufacturer, pleaded guilty to charges relating to its MicroMatrix powder wound dressing product (MicroMatrix), the Department of Justice announced today. ACell entered a guilty plea before U.S. District Court Judge Ellen L. Hollander in the District of Maryland to one misdemeanor count of failure and refusal to report … Read moreMedical Device Maker ACell Inc. Pleads Guilty and Will Pay $15 Million to Resolve Criminal Charges and Civil False Claims Allegations

Justice Department Settles Claim Against Florida Strawberry Farm for Discriminating Against U.S. Workers

The Department of Justice today announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with Sam Williamson Farms Inc. (SWF), a strawberry farm in Dover, Florida. The settlement resolves the Department’s investigation into whether SWF violated the anti-discrimination provision of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) by preferring to hire H-2A visa holders to harvest its … Read moreJustice Department Settles Claim Against Florida Strawberry Farm for Discriminating Against U.S. Workers

Nearly 1,700 Suspected Child Sex Predators Arrested During Operation “Broken Heart”

The Department of Justice today announced the arrest of almost 1,700 suspected online child sex offenders during a two-month, nationwide operation conducted by Internet Crimes Against Children task forces. The task forces identified 308 offenders who either produced child pornography or committed child sexual abuse, and 357 children who suffered recent, ongoing or historical sexual … Read moreNearly 1,700 Suspected Child Sex Predators Arrested During Operation “Broken Heart”

Principal Associate Deputy Attorney General Edward O’Callaghan Delivers Remarks at the National Law Enforcement Training on Child Exploitation

Thank you, Stacie, for that kind introduction, and thank you for all the critically important work you do on behalf of the Department of Justice as the National Coordinator for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction and as an Associate Deputy Attorney General. I would also like to thank Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Matt Dummermuth … Read morePrincipal Associate Deputy Attorney General Edward O’Callaghan Delivers Remarks at the National Law Enforcement Training on Child Exploitation

Department of Justice Reminds the Public to be Aware of Fraud When Disaster Strikes and Report it to the National Center for Disaster Fraud

As the 2019 hurricane season begins, the Department of Justice reminds the public to be on the lookout for fraud against natural disaster victims, and report it to the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF). The Atlantic Hurricane Season opened June 1 and runs through November 30. Please follow and like us:

Owners of Los Angeles Home Health Agency Sentenced to Prison for Role in Health Care Fraud that Defrauded Medicare

Two owners and operators of a Los Angeles, California, home health agency were sentenced to 120 and 78 months in prison yesterday for their roles in a scheme to bill Medicare for various items and services, including home health services, diagnostic testing, medical procedures and durable medical equipment that were not medically necessary and/or were … Read moreOwners of Los Angeles Home Health Agency Sentenced to Prison for Role in Health Care Fraud that Defrauded Medicare

September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Special Master Rupa Bhattacharyya Testifies Before The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on The Judiciary Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

I am very appreciative of the Committee’s interest in the important work of the VCF and grateful for its attention to the needs of the 9/11 community, which includes the responders and survivors of that terrible day and of the weeks and months of rescue, recovery, and remediation efforts that followed. Please follow and like … Read moreSeptember 11th Victim Compensation Fund Special Master Rupa Bhattacharyya Testifies Before The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on The Judiciary Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee

Attorney General William P. Barr Announces the Creation of a Working Group on Prosecuting Gun Crimes to Stop and Reduce Domestic Violence

Attorney General William P. Barr today announced the formation of a Domestic Violence Working Group aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of convicted domestic abusers, using the tools of federal prosecution to stop and prevent domestic violence. The group will operate under the auspices of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee (AGAC) and be … Read moreAttorney General William P. Barr Announces the Creation of a Working Group on Prosecuting Gun Crimes to Stop and Reduce Domestic Violence

South Carolina Man Sentenced for Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Zakaryia Abdin, 20, of Ladson, South Carolina, was sentenced yesterday to 20 years to be followed by a lifetime of supervised release for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Adbin previously entered a guilty plea in August of 2018 and has remained … Read moreSouth Carolina Man Sentenced for Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS

50% tariff on US bikes by India unacceptable: Trump

“We’re not the foolish country that does so badly. You look at India, very good friend of mine, PM Modi, you take a look at what they’ve done, 100% tax on a motorcycle. We charge them nothing,” Trump told CBS news in an interview on Monday. Trump was referring to the import tariff on Harley … Read more50% tariff on US bikes by India unacceptable: Trump

Household Financial Confidence Bounces Post Election

We have released our latest financial confidence index which is derived from our rolling 52,000 household surveys. The index moved a little higher since the election, reflecting some more positive vibes from property investors, at the margin, and from those holding property more generally. It is all relative however, as the current read of 86.34 … Read moreHousehold Financial Confidence Bounces Post Election

Household Financial Confidence Bounces Post Election

We have released our latest financial confidence index which is derived from our rolling 52,000 household surveys. The index moved a little higher since the election, reflecting some more positive vibes from property investors, at the margin, and from those holding property more generally. It is all relative however, as the current read of 86.34 … Read moreHousehold Financial Confidence Bounces Post Election

Oil PSUs join world cup bandwagon to push sales

TV makers and travel portals are not the only ones trying to cash in on the excitement around the ICC Cricket World Cup. As competition from private fuel retailers hots up, state-run oil companies too have joined the cricketing bandwagon with promotional schemes and social media campaigns to boost sales and expand brand connect. Please … Read moreOil PSUs join world cup bandwagon to push sales

S.Res.184

A resolution condemning the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, offering sincere condolences to the victims, to their families and friends, and to the people and nation of Sri Lanka, and expressing solidarity and support for Sri Lanka. (06/10/2019 legislative day) Please follow and like us:

Des Moines Register: 'Unacceptable': Rep. Cindy Axne, Sen. Sherrod Brown seeks answers from company raising rent 69% at Waukee mobile home park

Ian Richardson, Des Moines Register, June 10, 2019   Residents of a Waukee mobile home park say the amount of rent increase the new owners of the Midwest Country Estates will hurt a lot of residents. Des Moines Register Rep. Cindy Axne denounced Utah-based Havenpark Capital’s plan to hike rent at some Iowa mobile home … Read moreDes Moines Register: 'Unacceptable': Rep. Cindy Axne, Sen. Sherrod Brown seeks answers from company raising rent 69% at Waukee mobile home park

Rep. Axne Sponsors Amendment to Stop Pay Raises for Members of Congress

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA-03) signed onto a bipartisan amendment, introduced by U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01), that would stop a Democratic-proposed pay increase for Members of Congress. This week, the House is expected to vote on a trillion dollar funding bill that would provide a $4,500 pay increase to Members of … Read moreRep. Axne Sponsors Amendment to Stop Pay Raises for Members of Congress

Fixing TCJA starts with getting multinationals to pay their fair share

Excerpt: “Essentially, this comes down to fairness. In 2018, 60 Fortune 500 companies paid no taxes on a total of $79 billion in profits. That means multinational entities are still managing to avoid paying the taxes that domestic companies continue to shoulder.” It’s been a year-and-a-half since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed by … Read moreFixing TCJA starts with getting multinationals to pay their fair share

Govt ‘compulsorily retires’ 12 senior tax officers

Sources said finance ministry has invoked Rule 56J of the “fundamental rules”, citing “public interest” to “compulsorily retire” a dozen officers who were facing charges ranging from corruption, disproportionate assets to non-performance. It covers officers of the rank of commissioners, additional commissioners and assistant commissioners. More such decisions could be taken. Please follow and like … Read moreGovt ‘compulsorily retires’ 12 senior tax officers

New Mexico Corrections Department to Pay $700,000 to Settle EEOC Age Discrimination / Retaliation Suit

The State of New Mexico, Corrections Department (NMCD), the state agency that operates correctional facilities throughout New Mexico, will pay $700,000 and furnish other relief to settle an age discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced today. Please follow and like us: