More companies need to take their anti-forced labor and human trafficking compliance obligations seriously.

Source: Julie DiMauro: A compliance plan to keep forced labor and human trafficking out of your supply¬†chains – The FCPA Blog – The FCPA Blog The International Labor Organization (ILO) estimates that 21 million people are enslaved today, or forced into labor, and 1.5 million of the victims are in Europe or North America. In … More More companies need to take their anti-forced labor and human trafficking compliance obligations seriously.

18 States And D.C. Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules

Source: 18 States And D.C. Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules Eighteen states and the District of Columbia are suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over her decision to suspend a rule that helps student loan borrowers who were defrauded by for-profit colleges. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal district court in Washington, D.C., … More 18 States And D.C. Sue Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Loan Rules

FTC says DeVry students to receive checks

Source: Refund checks to former DeVry students in the mail, FTC says Refund checks averaging about $280 began hitting the mail Wednesday as part of a previously announced settlement between Downers Grove-based DeVry University and the Federal Trade Commission over allegedly deceptive advertising. The watchdog said Wednesday that as part of its deal with the … More FTC says DeVry students to receive checks

IMF Bentham Limited – The future of Class Action litigation and issues that impact finality

Source: IMF Bentham Limited – The future of Class Action litigation and issues that impact finality Resolving disputes and providing parties with finality and certainty are key objectives of the legal system, yet are not all that easy to achieve under a class action regime which allows for class members to opt out of proceedings, … More IMF Bentham Limited – The future of Class Action litigation and issues that impact finality