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2013-11-05 08:36:47

Dr. Lindsay McNair to give poster presentation PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The WIRB-Copernicus Group ("WCG"), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced its participation at the Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) "Advancing Ethical Research" (AER) Conference, to be held in Boston, Massachusetts from November 7-9, 2013. WCG will also launch the WCG Academy's education course at...

2013-11-04 23:27:29

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging medical device representatives, pharmaceutical sales representatives, or medical doctors to contact them at 866-714-6466 if they possess significant proof of a drug maker or medical device manufacturer bribing physicians with “speaking fees.” These illegal kickbacks are in violation of the False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute, and whistleblowers are rewarded substantial amounts of money for their information....

2013-11-04 08:22:13

New grant program asks fans and customers to nominate community organizations providing creative ways to get people outdoors. PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KEEN is unveiling The KEEN Effect, a fan-activated grants program designed to support projects that fuel people's passion for protecting the environment and promoting responsible outdoor participation. "At KEEN, we believe spending time outdoors is a key element to build strong communities and a healthier planet....

2013-11-01 23:25:23

Quorum Review IRB, the industry leader in central IRB services, announces Regulatory Attorney J. Claire Carbary, JD, CIP, as a presenter at the 2013 PRIM&R Advancing Ethical Research Conference. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Quorum Review IRB, the industry leader in central IRB services, announces Regulatory Attorney J. Claire Carbary, JD, CIP, as a presenter at the 2013 PRIM&R Advancing Ethical Research Conference. The conference takes place November 7-9, in Boston, MA....

2013-10-31 23:37:48

Succeed Management Solutions now offers a Sexual Harassment online training course that satisfies the rigorous training compliance standards established by California’s AB 1825, and is appropriate nation-wide for organizations who want to efficiently and effectively educate their workforce on anti-discrimination best practices. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Workplace sexual harassment recognition and prevention is an important issue facing organizations today. Companies are responsible for...

2013-10-31 23:32:18

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is encouraging nursing home insiders to contact them if they have proof a nursing home is illegally prescribing controlled medications without the use of a physician and billing Medicare for the fraudulent prescriptions. This type of fraud not only puts patients at risk, it also abuses taxpayer funds, and is in violation of the False Claims Act. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Corporate Whistleblower Center says,...

2013-10-29 23:31:28

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging pharmaceutical representatives or physicians to call them at 866-714-6466 if they have significant and documented proof of a major drug company involved in a kickback scheme designed to sell more drugs. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The Corporate Whistleblower Center says,“Kickbacks involving Medicare or other federal funds are illegal under the False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute. Stepping forward is...

2013-10-24 23:30:04

The Corporate Whistleblower Center is encouraging hospice center insiders with proof of ongoing Medicare fraud to contact them at 866-714-6466 for information about potential reward programs. Under provisions of the False Claims Act, whistleblowers are rewarded for their information with a large portion of settlement amounts. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 The Corporate Whistleblower Center says, “Rewards for Medicare fraud whistleblowers can be...

2013-10-23 23:27:45

i-Sight Software is offering a free training webinar on Investigating Sexual Harassment. The webinar will be presented on Thursday, October 31st at 2pm EST, by employment attorney Allison West, Esq., SPHR, investigator, trainer and founder of Employment Practices Specialists. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 A sexual harassment lawsuit can cost a company millions, so it's important for human resources professionals to know how to handle this type of workplace misconduct. To help...

2013-10-23 23:26:28

Loyalty Marketer’s Association, marketers share their insights about how Corporate Social Responsibility efforts can help companies build lasting relationships with customers. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 In its just released Industry Brief, “Corporate Social Responsibility: Making a Difference for Customer Relationships,” Loyalty 360 – The Loyalty Marketer’s Association shares insights from industry leaders about the impact that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)...