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Dog owners beware. Bravo Packing, Inc., a New Jersey-based pet food company recently issued a recall for its Performance Dog frozen raw pet food products due to potential salmonella contamination. The company issued the recall shortly after a sample of the Performance Dog food tested positive for salmonella during an FDA inspection.
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In this day and age, and especially in today’s economy, having an outstandingly written resume is more important than ever. For every job, you can expect to compete with dozens or even hundreds of other applicants, and if you are pursuing a career in law, it’s no different. However, the quality of your resume is even more important in this case. Why? Well, as a lawyer, you are expected to present facts, as well as yourself, in the best way possible, as well as to pay attention to detail.
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Using the Internet is something that is natural for teenagers and young adults. Day after day, they use it for almost anything they do. All electronic gadgets are now "smart" and can be connected to the Internet one way or the other. For seniors (people older than 65), the relationship with the Internet didn't come naturally. However, the technology is continually evolving, and seniors are following suit.

Visa and MasterCard have agreed to pay close to $6.2 billion as part of the nation’s largest-ever antitrust settlement. The agreement, writes CNNMoney, concludes a...
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A Michigan judge said he’d expedite a lawsuit challenging the closure of Ojibway Correctional Facility in the state’s upper peninsula. According to the Detroit Free...
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A Chicago City Council committee recently approved a $16 million payment for the family of a woman who was accidentally shot dead by police. The...
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It's a matter of job vs. lifestyle: work/life balance and fair compensation for time spent working. The latest famous lawsuit over overtime wages was filed against President Trump’s company. The driver claims he earned more than $200,000 in overtime wages, which were never paid to him. These types of cases almost always win at court.
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A workplace is a colorful environment, especially in larger companies with a higher number of employees. There are people coming from different backgrounds, various academic and experience levels, etc. All these differences add to company value with proper guidance, nevertheless, many HR managers are struggling with the generation gap. The generation gap represents the difference in views, methods, habits, and convictions between people within different age groups. Whether this gap will be beneficial for the company or represent an issue that needs to be dealt with in most cases depends on the ability of HR to manage employees and create a positive working atmosphere.
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On August 7, U.S. District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. granted final approval of a settlement in a class action lawsuit filed against Shasta County and the Shasta County Sheriff’s Department over systemic ADA discrimination [against prisoners] in the Shasta County Jail in Redding, California.
E-Cig Makers have Sixty Days to Keep Products from Teenagers

E-Cig Makers have Sixty Days to Keep Products from Children
Prescription Data May Underestimate Concurrent Use of Opioids and Benzodiazepines

Prescription Data May Underestimate Concurrent Use of Opioids and Benzodiazepines
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The Trump administration is planning to cap the number of refugees admitted into the United States at 30,000, the lowest limit set in more...

A federal judge ruled that Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’s decision to rescind protections for students defrauded by for-profit colleges should be reversed. But, reports...
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When we look at the business world of today, everything points out that the young generation of millennials has a pretty good chance to become one of the most entrepreneurial generations that have ever lived. But the biggest obstacle to that road of success for the millennial entrepreneur lies in their lack of patience and their hunger for the responsibility they’re not quite ready to handle yet.

Vizio Moves to Settle Class Action Regarding Unauthorized Data Tracking