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CalPERS Employees Beware: Don’t Fill Out Non-Confidential Survey Jiggered to Falsely Boost Executive Bonuses

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 09/12/2020 - 2:12am in

Memo to CalPERS employees: If you see staff or vendors profiteering, call a lawyer. You could win a financial award and stop the abuse.

Is It Time for a Debt Jubilee?

Steve Keen and Micheal Hudson provide a deep dive on a debt jubilee, and how it could be implemented in a Covid-afflicted economy.

Google Monopolizes Ad Markets Through Conduct Lawmakers Prohibit in Other Electronic Trading Markets

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 08/12/2020 - 10:15pm in

How Google's abuses allow the search giant to dominate online advertising, and what can be done about it.

Judge Slams Apollo for Making Investors Pay for Partner’s Bogus Personal Expenses; Clueless SEC Missed the Abuse, Maybe Because Paul Weiss Misled Them

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 07/12/2020 - 8:55pm in

A federal judge blasts Apollo for making bogus charges to its investors and by implication, law firm Paul Weiss, for whitewashing the abuse.

Brexit: Stumbling

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 04/12/2020 - 8:20pm in

More Brexit posturing, but also some hardening of positions when both sides would need to give to get a deal.

NYC Landlords Suing Pandemic-Slammed Small Businesses by the Hundreds for Missed Rent

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 04/12/2020 - 6:11pm in

Pandemic-starved businesses are facing off against landlords who want rent paid. New York City illustrates some of the legal and practical issues.

Can’t Do America: Kick the Can Approach to Public Pension Fund Crisis, Even Though Canada Cleaned Up Its Mess

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 30/11/2020 - 9:30pm in

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Why the US is certain to ignore the Canadian roadmap out of its public pension fund mess....and it's not just because exceptionalism.

Brexit: HURRY UP PLEASE ITS TIME

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 27/11/2020 - 6:37pm in

Little Brexit motion and less progress as the clock runs.

Michael Olenick: How Biden Could Tackle the Student Loan Crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 23/11/2020 - 10:19pm in

Biden could resort to a simple bankruptcy fix for the student loan mess. But would he?

The Impact of the New Asian Trade Mega-Deal on the European Union

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 21/11/2020 - 5:00pm in

Even though the econnomic impact ot the new Asian trade pact seems limited, Europeans see it as a geopolitical Big Deal.

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