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The U.S. Government Has Sued America's Largest Student Loan Company For Fraud And Incompetence

Nobody likes their student loan provider. It’s just a fact of life. Even the nicest provider sends you a monthly reminder that you will be paying for college until probably the end of your natural life span. 284 more words

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Supreme Court Hears Arguments In Dispute Over "Scandalous" Trademarks

Should your company’s brand, slogan, or logo lose its federal trademark protection just because it’s offensive? Under current law, yes, but today the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that questions whether or not the U.S. 1,615 more words

Telecom & Technology

Labor Department Slaps Oracle With Discrimination Lawsuit

The U.S. Labor Department has sued Oracle America, alleging that the technology company systematically paid its white, male employees more than other workers and unlawfully favored Asian applicants in its recruiting and hiring efforts. 194 more words

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The Secret Service Agrees To Pay $24 Million To Settle A 2000 Race Discrimination Suit

While the U.S. Secret Service’s recent forays into the media landscape have included excessive payments to Donald Trump’s campaign for travel expenses and the president-elect’s intent to… 335 more words

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The Efficiency Gap Visualized Through the Decades

The hottest thing in redistricting – if there is such a thing – is undoubtedly the emergence of “Efficiency Gap” analysis, and whether this measurement of how gerrymandered a map is, will receive the imprimatur of┬áthe U.S. 58 more words

Redistricting

Should Anti-MLM Blogger Be Allowed To Remain Anonymous, Even After Losing In Court?

Four years ago, an anonymous former Amway marketer who operates a blog critical of multi-level marketing companies published in its entirety the text of a book published by a prominent figure in the MLM industry. 778 more words

Government Policy

A new lawsuit alleges anti-aging startup Elysium Health hasn't paid its sole supplier

Chromadex, the sole supplier of anti-aging startup Elysium Health‘s two main product ingredients pterostilbene and Nicotinamide Riboside (NR), is suing the startup for failure to make payments on those ingredients and for breach of a trademark and royalties agreement. 675 more words

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