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What employee training time needs to be paid?

Non-exempt (overtime eligible) employees are entitled to pay for all hours worked for their employer. Under the rules, this means pay is required for all hours spent performing work for the employer, even if it is not required. 625 more words

Social media - "everybody's doing it - so let's not do it at all!"

I rode down to the Jumeirah Carlton Tower (no less) to speak at “Social Media for Marketing”, a sell-out conference which in headlines offered



Ready for year-end certification?

If your Compliance Program is older than 2014, is what you would consider marginal, or is made up of cut-and-paste, you need to take this last opportunity before 2015 ends to get a fully compliant program into motion. 147 more words


Simplify Requirements in Importing Used Machinery

Enhancing the government’s regulation on importation of used machinery, equipment and production line (“used Machinery”), new provisions have been provided as follows:

Manifest clearly groups of imported used Machinery to be governed by Circular 23 which are Chapter 84 and 85 of Vietnamese List of Goods imported and exported provided for in Circular 103/2015/TT-BTC, whereas the precedent Circular 20/2014/TT-BKHCN (“ 357 more words

Legal Insights

Black Friday - lets eat the planet

It’s the eve of a dark day for humanity.

It is the day that now symbolises perfectly how far the industrialised global machine has come on the road to total compliance. 256 more words


Gloves Coming Off: Protect Your Data

The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) announced yet another settlement with a covered entity over a HIPAA breach on… 523 more words