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2014-10-24 16:27:23

Noted economist will provide insight on issues of importance to U.S. semiconductor industry WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing U.S. leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced that noted economist Austan Goolsbee will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming SIA Award Dinner, which will take place on Thursday, Nov. 13 in San Jose, Calif. Goolsbee has served as chairman of...

2014-10-24 08:20:46

Joining Hackett at the 7th annual Innovate conference, hosted by AutoStar Solutions, a panel of auto industry attorneys and regulators reveal five secrets to minimize regulatory headaches. FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rick Hackett, former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau assistant director focusing on auto lending regulation and current partner at Hudson Cook, has revealed his thoughts on the far-reaching effects of the CFPB's latest proposal to supervise...

2014-10-23 20:21:12

DAVIS, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Judge Troy L. Nunley has awarded Sierra Railroad Company ("Sierra") an additional $13.1 million in punitive damages in Sierra's dispute with Patriot Rail Company LLC ("Patriot"). These damages were awarded due to Patriot's willful misappropriation of Sierra's trade secrets and are in addition to the $39.6 million awarded to Sierra by the jury in May 2014, for a total award to Sierra of $52.7 million. In March, a jury found that Patriot...

2014-10-23 12:34:24

Becomes fourth technology provider to formalize Commitment to Clinton Foundation's 'Job One' initiative alongside Microsoft, Salesforce and Symantec; expands JiveGives employee program LAS VEGAS, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JiveWorld14 -- From the stage of its annual customer and partner conference, Jive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: JIVE) today unveiled a global initiative dedicated to strengthening the pathway to professional careers in technology for youth from underserved communities through...

2014-10-23 08:36:54

Results from initial months could aid other states still considering expansion ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Right out of the starting gate, Michigan's expansion of health coverage for the poor and near-poor holds lessons for other states that are still on the fence about expanding their own Medicaid programs under the Affordable Care Act, a new analysis shows. In an article in the New England Journal of Medicine, a team of University of Michigan...

2014-10-22 23:14:06

HHS selects BloodHub to provide infrastructure and technical capabilities for real time, end-to-end blood inventory visibility. Goals include demonstrating the feasibility of real time blood inventory on a regional basis for disaster preparedness and response. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently selected BloodHub to develop the infrastructure needed to capture, calculate, and communicate real time blood and blood...

2014-10-22 23:04:14

Allsup outlines budget considerations for people getting SSDI benefits and VA disability compensation Belleville, IL (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Individuals receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and veterans disability benefits will see an increase of 1.7 percent in their monthly benefit in 2015, according to Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), veterans disability appeal and Medicare plan selection services. The increase is a...

2014-10-22 23:00:38

The Social Security Administration recently announced that beneficiaries would receive a 1.7 percent COLA effective January 2015, making the sixth consecutive year of exceptionally low growth in benefits. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 How much will the Social Security cost – of – living adjustment (COLA) boost your benefits? “Probably not enough to prevent a loss of benefit buying power,” says Ed Cates, Chairman of The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). The Social Security...

2014-10-22 20:23:14

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today confirmed that Broadfin Capital, LLC has filed its preliminary proxy statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission stating that it intends to solicit proxies to vote in favor of its three director nominees at the company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Cardica issued the following statement: Cardica remains open to reaching a mutually acceptable resolution to avoid a costly proxy...

2014-10-22 16:28:06

M. Greg Mullanax has jury award in his client's favor in a case of wrongful termination by Children's Hospital Central California. FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Office of M. Greg Mullanax has announced a sweeping victory for their client in a recent jury trial regarding a private citizen's right to privacy in a case filed against the Children's Hospital Central California. The case has far-reaching implications for all workers improperly subjected to...


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