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President Signs Final Piece of Health Care Reform

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - (Mealey's) On March 30, 2010 at Northern Virginia Community College, President Barack Obama signed into law H.R. 4872, the final piece of historic health care reform. President Obama signed H.R. 4872 at a college because the amendments also change the way student loans are made...

LexisNexis Video News Update - December 22, 2010

Among the stories on this video edition of LexisNexis Legal News, the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York has announced a $7.2 billion settlement with the estate of deceased investor Jeffrey Picower, to recover profits he received as part of his investment in Bernard Madoff Investment...

Year in Review – Employment Law Changes for Employers in 2010

2010 marked several significant changes to federal and state laws affecting employers. The following are key changes that happened in 2010 in Oregon, Washington, and California and what employers need to do to follow these new laws as well as the recent health care reform legislation. All States...

State Net Capitol Journal: Lawmakers Will Face Wide Array Of Issues In 2013

For much of 2012, it seemed just about every major issue confronting states and the federal government was put on hold in anticipation of the impending election. With that process finally over, lawmakers will settle in to try and solve a myriad of thorny problems in 2013. Over the next few issues, SNCJ...

State Net Capitol Journal Spotlight: Hot Issues Won’t Vary Much in 2014

By Rich Ehisen | For most states, 2013 was a welcome respite from the usual election year political gridlock. That all changes next year, with 38 governorships, 46 legislative chambers, 33 United States Senate seats and all 435 House of Representatives seats up for grabs. But amidst all that politicking...