Searching Content indexed under Compliance by Proskauer Rose LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
CFTC Commissioner: Code Developers May Be Accountable For Smart Contracts
Recently at a conference in Dubai, Brian Quintenz, who is a Commodity Futures Trading Commission Commissioner, expressed his personal opinion on the conceptual challenges in applying the CFTC's regulatory oversight.
United States
9 Nov 2018
OFCCP Announces Contractor Recognition Program
The Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") has announced though Directive 2018-06 (the "Directive") the development of a Contractor Recognition Program,
United States
2 Oct 2018
Could "CEO Action Pledge" Lead To Unintended Consequences?
The #MeToo movement has propelled employers across the U.S. to look not only at their policies for dealing with discrimination and harassment but also at their efforts ...
United States
27 Sep 2018
OFCCP Issues New Directive Addressing "Transparency In OFCCP Compliance Activities"
Quick Hit: OFCCP has issued Directive 2018-08 (the "Directive") which sets forth new policies and procedures for OFCCP compliance evaluations.
United States
27 Sep 2018
OFCCP Issues Directive Announcing "Affirmative Action Program Verification Initiative"
OFCCP has issued a new Directive, announcing its intention to develop an Affirmative Action Program Verification Initiative
United States
21 Sep 2018
Division Of Corporate Finance Releases Updated C&DIs
While such individuals and groups must still be reported, this C&DI provides some flexibility in the manner of reporting.
United States
21 Jun 2018
OFCCP Announces 2018 Veteran Hiring Benchmark
On March 30, 2018, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") released its 2018 Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act ("VEVRAA") Benchmark.
United States
9 Apr 2018
OFCCP Announces New Compliance Evaluation Experience Survey
OFCCP's announcement emphasizes that it will not schedule a contractor for a compliance evaluation based on its participation in the survey.
United States
3 Apr 2018
Handful Of State "Job Killer" Bills Move On To Second House
According to reporting from the California Chamber of Commerce, several recently introduced bills have passed the California State Senate or Assembly and now move on to a vote in the second house.
United States
8 Jun 2017
Cyber Attack Protection Steps for Investment Firms
We are reaching out to our investment firm clients to advise them of an email "spear phishing" scam that has targeted investment firms recently, attempting to lure their personnel into inadvertently revealing their email account credentials to criminal fraudsters, and making wire transfers to the criminal's account instead of the intended account.
United States
2 May 2017
New York Department of Financial Services Provides Guidance on Cybersecurity Regulation; Colorado Financial Regulator Proposes Cybersecurity Rules Affecting Broker-Dealers and Investment Advisers
In April 2017, the New York Department of Financial Services (the "DFS") released guidance on interpreting 23 NYCRR Part 500, its recently promulgated regulation that requires banks, insurance companies and other financial services institutions regulated by the DFS ..
United States
24 Apr 2017
New York Department of Financial Services Finalizes Cybersecurity Proposal
On February 16, 2017, the New York Department of Financial Services (the "DFS") released a final version (the "Final Regulation") of its proposed regulation, previously released in an earlier revised form on December 28, 2016, that would require banks, insurance companies and other financial services institutions regulated by the DFS to adopt broad cybersecurity protections (the "Proposal").
United States
8 Mar 2017
Expanding HSR Gunjumping Enforcement: Swan Song, Or Harbinger Of What's To Come?
The U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division settled a matter during the last days of the Obama Administration which involved allegations of HSR Act, gunjumping violations against Duke Energy Corporation.
United States
27 Feb 2017
Trump Administration Will Retain LGBT Protections For Government Contractor Employees
Although the first eleven days of the Trump Administration have been full of activity and controversy...
United States
8 Feb 2017
Links to Result pages