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Employee or Independent Contractor? A Rule of Thumb

Another lawsuit has hit the sharing economy. Less than two months ago, Sprig, which delivers organic meals on demand in San Francisco, announced that all its drivers would be employees. 389 more words

Unlike Broncos, Vikings avoid Flags [Star Tribune]

The Vikings have a few strengths they hope to draw upon as they take coachMike Zimmer’s 2-7 road record to Denver to tussle with Peyton Manning, the league’s top-ranked defense and the chaos of Sports Authority Stadium at Mile High. 643 more words


1 Oct 2015 (AFR) - Crackdown after rout leads to record trading fines in China

(1 October 2015, AFR, p18, by Aipeng Soo)

‘China’s securities regulator has handed out at least 2.37 billion yuan ($US370 million) in penalties this month, five times the total for all of 2014, as the government clamps down after a stock rout. 45 more words

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Panda Penalties and How to Avoid Them

by Saarblitz
Search engine operators are embroiled in a constant battle with low-quality content. When search engine users are confronted with websites that feature second-rate content, they can become dissatisfied and consider switching to an alternative. For this reason, search engine…

Regulators Take Action Against Fifth Third Bank For Auto-Lending Discrimination, Illegal Credit Card Practices

Federal regulators dished out a double dose of enforcement today by taking action against Fifth Third Bank for allegedly charging higher interest rates to minority borrowers for car loans and deceptively marketing credit card add-on products to bank customers.  648 more words

The Browns were penalized after four players ran right into the Oakland punter

When four guys nail the punter, that's a penalty. pic.twitter.com/FapxGtCOER

— SB Nation GIF (@SBNationGIF) September 27, 2015

The Cleveland Browns learned the hard way on Sunday that even if you want to take the football back by tackling the punter, you’re not allowed to do that.

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Our Cup runneth over

The glorious weather and strong start to the season continued today with a first run-out for the Pumas in the Cup – or more correctly the WJ Jewell Shield. 975 more words