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2014-02-13 23:21:09

Celebrate the winners and honorable mentions of PR News' CSR Awards program at the April 7 luncheon in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 PR News is thrilled to announce the finalists of its annual CSR Awards. The winners and honorable mentions of this awards program will be saluted at the CSR Awards Luncheon on April 7, 2014 from noon to 2 p.m. at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. View finalists: http://www.prnewsonline.com/CSR-Luncheon2014 This...

2014-02-13 12:21:08

ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to whistleblower attorney Lee Tarte Wallace, Military Professional Resources, Inc., known as MPRI, has agreed to pay the U.S. $ 3,200,000 to settle allegations that the defense contractor billed the U.S. for employees who were on vacation. The suit, brought under the United States False Claims Act by whistleblower and former MPRI employee Scott Lankford, alleged that MPRI fraudulently billed the Government when its employees took...

2014-02-04 23:30:13

CRGT Selected to Design and Develop Critical Public Intake and Internal Business Process Management Application Reston, VA (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Guident, a subsidiary of CRGT Inc., won a $7 million, three-year contract with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to redesign a new Tips, Complaints, and Referrals (TCR) Business Process Management (BPM) system. The revised system will more efficiently process and resolve thousands of communications received from the general public...

2014-02-04 23:27:34

i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free webinar on how to write a values statement that encourages ethical behavior. The webinar will be presented by Christopher Bauer, a leading ethics expert, psychologist, author and speaker, on February 13th, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free webinar on how to write a values statement that encourages ethical behavior. The webinar will be...

2014-01-31 23:32:16

New Book by U.S. Expert, Don Soeken of the Whistleblower Support Fund, depicts Whistle-Blowing Details and “Shocking Abuses” at NSA, FBI, DOD, Department of Agriculture, Library of Congress, Department of Interior, and the Department of Transportation. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 A newly published book by a former U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) officer who has spent more than 35 years counseling whistleblowers describes in startling detail how several American...

2014-01-30 08:31:30

Millennium, gratified by the final ruling, continues to lead industry initiatives to implement higher compliance standards and ethical business practices SAN DIEGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. District Judge Rya Zobel ordered the complete dismissal of a whistleblower suit brought by a former Calloway Laboratories' senior officer against Millennium Laboratories, a leader in the science of medication monitoring and pharmacogenetic testing. Although the Department of Justice had...

2014-01-28 16:24:56

Kentucky Hospital Settles Allegations that Physicians Performed Unnecessary Open-Heart Procedures and Maintained Improper Financial Relationships with Physicians in Violation of Kickback and Stark Laws WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stein Mitchell Muse & Cipollone LLP announced today that St. Joseph Health System, Inc. d/b/a St. Joseph London has agreed to pay $16.5 million to the United States and the Commonwealth of Kentucky to settle allegations by the law firm's...

2014-01-16 08:23:18

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) has recently been named "2013 Corporate Citizen Role Model" and received the Green Chemical Award from China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation (CPCIF) in recognition of its outstanding performance in sustainability. CPCIF is a non-profit organization with membership covering more than 300 major companies, institutions and associations in China's petrochemical industry. Aimed at increasing the...

2014-01-09 16:23:16

New Service Offering Provides Integrated Approach for Identifying and Prioritizing Material Issues; Compliant With New GRI G4 Guidelines BOSTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cone Communications, a Boston-based public relations agency specializing in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), is launching a new CSR product, Materiality360(SM), which will serve as a one-stop solution for companies looking to identify and analyze their top material issues. The product was designed to meet the...

2014-01-06 23:01:21

CafeGive Social joins the ranks of socially-responsible companies as a certified B Corporation, and becomes one of the first Oregon companies to register as a Benefit Company under Oregon's new law. Oregon (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Last week, CafeGive Social made the “B-List,” twice. On January 2nd, the Portland-based technology company joined 28 other Oregon-based businesses in registering for Benefit Company status - a category of for-profit companies that formally dedicate...