NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Wednesday gave more details about its global compliance officer position, a post that was revealed following a report that alleged the world's largest retailer covered up results of an internal probe proving that its Mexican subsidiary bribed officials there.
Any bank can make a loan, handle your business deposits and help with investments. But to establish a truly enhanced banking relationship requires that you partner a financial institution with segment specialist bankers that know your industry and understand your business.
It’s been a year since San Diego Superior Court Judge Joan P. Weber made the big move from the Vista courthouse to her fourth-floor courtroom in downtown San Diego. In a recent interview, during a break from a domestic violence trial, Weber talked about this benchmark in a career storied with high-profile cases.
A new report by the Children’s Advocacy Institute at the University of San Diego School of Law has found that a culture of secrecy in states across the country continues to hamper efforts to stem the tide of child abuse-related fatalities and near-fatalities, estimated to be at least 1,700 a year. In many states, this information remains veiled behind restrictive disclosure laws, highlighting the urgent need for systematic reform.
NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge in New Orleans said Wednesday he is leaning in favor of granting preliminary approval to a proposed class-action settlement that would resolve billions of dollars in claims against BP over the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The development comes despite objections from a BP contractor on the doomed well project, the Mississippi attorney general and others.
August 13, 2012 -- Phil Alexander and Ryan Harris of Harris Personal Injury Lawyers explain why teamwork is so integral to the success of their firm and in succeeding in achieving the best results for their clients.