Two imminent rulings could make retaliation and harassment claims easier to prove.
Lawsuits filed under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) spiked 10 percent to a record high last year. Here's how companies can avoid them.
Reissued standards will help auditors differentiate between dubious transactions and legitimate mechanisms for financing or asset sales.
A recent all-day RCA symposium helped private fund managers gird up for a new era of expanded authority by the SEC.
Learn what's at stake regarding compliance, operations and risk management for fund managers and registered investment advisers.
Preparing for provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that go into effect on January 1, 2014 could be a big deal for many companies.
Former Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker thinks the growing complexity of the financial markets makes it difficult for US regulators to come to a consensus on what will improve the economy and governance.
Ryan Work, senior director of government affairs at McGraw-Hill, explains why enforcement is expected to heat up under the new director of the SEC, Mary Jo White.
Invalidation of NLRB appointments has many debating over which regulations to follow.
UK and Canada lead sources of tips to SEC from outside the US, while California leads US states in whistleblowers.
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