Trump Seems Resigned Biden Will Win: ‘He’s Going to Be Your President’

For the second time this week, President Donald Trump appeared almost resigned to the idea that former Vice President Joe Biden will beat him in November, telling Fox News’ Sean Hannity that Biden “is going to be president because some people don’t love me.”During a town hall in key swing state Wisconsin, Trump fell back on his well-worn attack lines against his Democratic opponent, painting Biden as too old and suffering from cognitive decline.“Whenever he does talk, he can’t put two sentences ...
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The Coronavirus Is Killing Americans, but Trump and Barr Are Trying to Kill Obamacare

With almost 125,000 Americans dead and tens of million more still out of work, the U.S. government Thursday night filed its brief in opposition to the Affordable Care Act with the Supreme Court. If they succeed, 20 million people would lose their medical coverage amid a raging pandemic and a deep recession.For good measure, the Foundation for Moral Law, the non-profit helmed by Kayla Moore, wife of the Trump-approved ex-Alabama judge with an eye for under-age girls, is siding with the government...
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A Penny for Your Thoughts Could Be a Lot Harder to Find

Coins have become scarce as virus lockdowns keep people from emptying their coin jars in exchange for paper bills.
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Switzerland: Employees Entitled To Reimbursement Of Working From Home Expenses: A Swiss Supreme Court Ruling - lus Laboris

his article discusses a decision of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court according to which the employer must contribute to the costs of a private room used by an employee who works from home.
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Police attacked at illegal street party in Notting Hill

Objects were thrown at officers attempting to disperse crowds at Colville Gardens, Scotland Yard saysOfficers attempting to disperse crowds at an unlicensed music event have been attacked by revellers in west London, police said.Scotland Yard said objects were thrown at officers dispersing the crowd at an event at Colville Gardens, Notting Hill. It comes after “appalling scenes” of violence at a street party in Brixton on Wednesday evening. Continue reading...
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Worldwide: A CLOser Look At Regulatory Developments - Maples Group

This CLOser Look focuses on the implications of the recent regulatory developments on the CLO market in particular.
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Shaoquett Moselmane: Australian lawmaker's office raided 'amid China probe'

The state politician's office is the subject of an investigation by police and intelligence officials.
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United States: Adapting Model Governance To AI/ML Systems For Financial Institutions - Mayer Brown

As the financial services industry increasingly turns to the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) for a variety of key functions — from underwriting to fraud or risk detection — many institutions grapple with establishing a governance model to manage the new risks posed by such systems.
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2 Arrested In Connection To Catalytic Converter Theft In Roseville

ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Two suspects were arrested early Tuesday morning for allegedly stealing a catalytic converter in Roseville. According to police, the suspects were seen under a Toyota Prius that was lifted with a floor jack around 4:30 a.m. A 911 caller reported this to the police along with the description of a “suspicious vehicle.” Officers say they found the vehicle later and conducted a traffic stop, locating a sawzall and floor jack. The suspects were arrested and identified as 46-year-o...
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Governors Pause Some Reopenings As Coronavirus Cases Near Record High

Arizona joins Texas in holding off on reopening efforts amid the surge of COVID-19 cases.
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Microsoft founder Bill Gates tells CNN's Anderson ...

Microsoft founder Bill Gates tells CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta that the current coronavirus picture, both globally and in the US, is "more bleak" than he would have expected.
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Brazil: Superior Court Of Justice Recognizes The Validity Of Implied Consent To Arbitration And Its Application Over A Choice Of Forum Clause - Tauil & Chequer

By unanimous decision, the Third Panel of the Superior Court of Justice (STJ), in the Special Appeal No. 1.818.982/MS, upheld a decision rendered by Mato Grosso do Sul State Court of Appeals (TJMS)...
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Brazil: Portaria Conjunta Dos Ministérios Da Economia E Da Saúde Estabelece Medidas De Combate Ao Coronavírus No Ambiente De Trabalho - Tauil & Chequer

A Portaria Conjunta nº 20/2020, dos Ministérios da Economia e da Saúde, foi publicada em 19 de junho de 2020 e estabelece, em observância ao disposto na Lei nº 13.979/2020...
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Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria reports 30 new Covid-19 cases as Woolworths reintroduces national purchase limit on toilet paper – live news

Five of Victoria’s new cases are from hotel quarantine; Northern Territory chief minister says people from areas with spikes will be quarantined at their own cost. Follow liveNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 4.34am BST ScoMo is starting on a happy note, celebrating Australia and NZ...
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Canada: Puny Punitive Damages For Drunk Drivers: Time For A New Approach - McLeish Orlando LLP

News reports detailing injuries and deaths at the hands of drunk drivers are constant and heartbreaking. According to MADD Canada, approximately 4 Canadians ...
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United States: PTAB Sets Forth Procedure For Confidential Oral Hearings - McDermott Will & Emery

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) designated as informative a decision explaining the procedure for holding oral arguments where confidential information will be discussed.
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United States: Supreme Court Upholds—But Also Limits—SEC Disgorgement Authority - Arnold & Porter

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has a long history of using disgorgement as a remedy in seeking redress against alleged wrongdoers.
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United States: SEC Roundtable On Q2 Reporting & COVID-19 Related Disclosure Considerations - Mayer Brown

On June 30, 2020, Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Jay Clayton will moderate a roundtable concerning pandemic-related disclosure considerations...
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United States: But-For Causation Under Bostock - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The recent Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia decision, in which the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that an employer that fires an individual...
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Coronavirus updates: Texas reports record-high new cases, pauses reopening; calls grow for Disney World to stay closed

Coronavirus cases are trending upward in about half of U.S. states, and several have reported record-breaking daily new case counts this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Canada: Une Certaine Dispense Des Obligations En Matière De Mises À Pied Temporaires Et De Congédiements Implicites Potentiels Pour Les Employeurs De L'Ontario En Vertu De La LNE - Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Le Règlement prévoit un nouveau motif pour lequel les employés seront réputés en congé spécial non payé avec protection de l'emploi en vertu du sous-alinéa 50.1(1.1)(b)(vii) de la LNE.
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Trump administration asks Supreme Court to invalidate Obamacare

In the midst of a global pandemic with the presidential election just months away, the Justice Department asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to invalidate the Affordable Care Act, the landmark health care law that enabled millions of Americans to get insurance coverage and that remains in effect despite the pending legal challenge.
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Worldwide: Global Pension And Benefits Responses To COVID-19 - Groom Law Group

The US is not the only country that has been making legislative and regulatory changes in the pension and benefits area in response to COVID-19. Recently, the International Pension and Employee Benefits Association (IPEBLA) has been ...
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Hong Kong: Safety First: More Required On ESG From Directors And Officers In Hong Kong - Mayer Brown

Amendments to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Reporting Guide will take effect on 1 July 2020.
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Canada: ​Environmental Indemnity And The Costs Of Regulatory Compliance - Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP

On December 6, 2019, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) held two forest products companies liable for the costs of remediating and maintaining a waste disposal site...
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United States: New SEC Staff COVID Related Guidance - Mayer Brown

Yesterday, June 23, 2020, the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission issued CF Disclosure Guidance Topic No. 9A.
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UK: Government Extends Suspension Of Commercial Property Evictions And Introduces New Code Of Practice For June Quarter - Mayer Brown

The UK government has confirmed today that it will be renewing the package of measures it introduced for tenants in the commercial property sector unable to pay their rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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United States: Does Your Workforce's Use Of Cloth Face Masks Satisfy OSHA Rules And Guidance? - Shipman & Goodwin LLP

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued guidance to answer frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the proper use of cloth face masks...
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Canada: Mises À Pied Temporaires : Ce Que Les Employeurs Canadiens Doivent Savoir Pendant Une Pandémie - Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

En pleine tempête de la COVID-19 (coronavirus), nous avons pour objectif de tenir les employeurs informés puisque la situation (et la législation sur les normes d'emploi) évolue d'heure en heure.
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Canada: Ontario Government Releases New COVID-19 Workplace Guide - McCarthy Tétrault LLP

On June 16, 2020 the Government of Ontario released a new general workplace guide to help employers who are reopening and assist employers in developing a COVID-19 safety plan.
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