Tag Archives: President Obama

Retail Import Volume Rises; West Coast Ports Face Possible Shutdown

Container Port

WASHINGTON-With retailers rushing to fill their shelves in the face of a potential shutdown of West Coast ports, import volume at the nation’s major container ports is projected to continue upward this month, according to the most recent Global Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. The report is predicting thatMore »

Last updated: November 11, 2014

Replacements Recognized for Workplace Equality

Bob Page

GREENSBORO, N.C.–The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has recognized Replacements, Ltd. as one of the top U.S. companies to promote workplace protection and equality. For the 12th consecutive year, Replacements received a perfect score on the HRC’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The annual report rates how major American companies treat lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees,More »

Last updated: December 9, 2013

The Federal Government’s Increasing Role in Trade Secret Theft

Kristi A. Davidson

Last month’s article launched us into the world of employment law by discussing a few of the human-resources implications that may flow from the United States Supreme Court’s twin decisions in Hollingsworth v. Perry and United States v. Windsor. This month, let’s shift our focus to the executive and legislative branches to talk about theMore »

Last updated: September 9, 2013