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UPSC Geo-Scientist Geologist Recruitment Examination 2019

UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Recruitment Examination 2019  Union Public Service Commission  (UPSC), Shahjahan Road, Dholpur House, New Delhi – 110069 will hold the  Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Recruitment Competitive Examination (GEOL) 2019  commencing from  28th June 2019  for recruitment to  following 107 Govt. Job Sarkari Naukri... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Chemical, Commission, Geologist, Geophysicist, Hydrogeologists, Hydrology, Online, PSC, Recruitment Examination, Scientist, UPSC, Water

UPSC Economic Statistical Service Recruitment Examination 2019

Indian Economic Service & Indian Statistical Service  Recruitment Examination by UPSC The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), New Delhi will hold the Indian Economic Service (IES)/ Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Recruitment Competitive Examination 2019 commencing from 28th June 2019 for recruitment to Grade IV of the Indian Economic Service (IES) and Indian Statistical... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Commission, Economics, Officer, Online, PSC, Recruitment Examination, Statistics, UPSC

A Portrait of Patricia Barganier

I’m excited and honored to share this collage-painting portrait of dear friend, and collector — Patricia Barganier. We met during my first exhibition in Jackson many years ago, and became fast friends… bonding over our mutual love of art, family, Jackson Hole, fine cocktails, entrepreneur-ism and living life to the fullest. When we decided to …
Tags: Painting Process, Black and White Portrait, Borbay, Borbay Collage Painting, Borbay Commission, Borbay Portrait, Collage, Collage Art, Collage Painting, Commission, Commissioned Painting, Contemporary Art, Contemporary Painting, Entrepreneur, How to Paint, Jackson Hole

Zillow employee slams ‘illegal commission structure’ in lawsuit

A Zillow Group employee has filed a class-action lawsuit, alleging ongoing labor code violations, including failure to pay overtime wages.
Tags: Select, Technology, Aashish Desai, Class-action Lawsuit, Commission, Minimum Wage, Nicole Correa, Overtime, Unfair Business Practices, Unfair Competition, Zillow

Microsoft Says the FCC 'Overstates' Broadband Availability In the US

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Microsoft this week was the latest to highlight the U.S. government's terrible broadband mapping in a filing with the FCC, first spotted by journalist Wendy Davis. In it, Microsoft accuses the FCC of over-stating actual broadband availability and urges the agency to do better. "The Commission's broadband availability data, which underpins FCC Form 477 and the Commission's annual Section 706 report, appears to overstate the extent to which bro...
Tags: Fcc, Microsoft, US, Tech, Commission, Wendy Davis

Transportation Demand Management Coordinator at Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission in Waukesha, WI

The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission has an immediate opening for a transportation demand management (TDM) coordinator to advance multimodal transportation options in the seven-county Southeastern Wisconsin Region. The Commission conducts area-wide system level highway, transit, and bicycle facilities planning for the Region and recently initiated the Workforce Mobility Team to provide tailored multimodal transportation solutions to address the needs of individuals without acc...
Tags: Commission, Waukesha WI, Southeastern Wisconsin, Transportation Demand Management Coordinator

FERC to Examine Return on Equity Policies

FERC seeks comment on the Commission’s policy for determining the return on equity (ROE) to be used in designing jurisdictional rates charged by public utilities, as well as interstate natural gas and oil pipelines. [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Commission, News Releases, FERC

Might the US Sentencing Commission provide some real-time updates on the implementation of the FIRST STEP Act?

The question in the title of this post first came to mind when I first came across this local article a couple weeks ago reporting that "so far, 14 Rhode Islanders convicted under stiff mandatory-sentencing laws have gained early release under the newly enacted federal law called the First Step Act."  More recently, I saw this extended piece from the Indiana Lawyer with this interesting data report: Already in the Southern District of Indiana, some 15 offenders have been released from federal p...
Tags: Law, Indiana, Commission, Rhode Island, USSC, Rhode Islanders, Jerry Flynn, Douglas A Berman, US Sentencing Commission, Bureau of Prison, Southern District of Indiana, Prison Sentencing Impact Analysis

EU hits Google with €1.49 billion fine for abusive online advertising practices

European Commission has fined Google €1.49 billion ($1.7 billion) for breaching EU antitrust rules. This is the third time EU is imposing fine for Google after it was hit with €2.42 billion fine in 2017 and €4.34 billion fine last year.  This time EU says that Google has abused its market dominance by imposing a number of restrictive clauses in contracts with third-party websites which prevented Google's rivals from placing their search adverts on these websites. It added that Google's practi...
Tags: Google, News, Eu, Blogging, Commission, European Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Google EU Fine 2019, Google fine EU

Google slapped with massive $1.7 billion antitrust fine – its third in three years

Reports a few days ago said that Google would receive a new massive fine in Europe, and the EU on Wednesday delivered its latest ruling against the tech giant. This time around we're looking at a €1.5 billion ($1.7 billion) antitrust fine as a result of illegal practices in Google's AdSense business.The EU says that Google abused its dominant position again, this time concerning its AdSense business. The company did it for more than a decade, the European Commission explained, preventing...
Tags: Google, Europe, News, Eu, Commission, European Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Commission Users

Google fined $1.7 billion over a 3rd breach of EU antitrust rules in 3 years

Google was fined $1.7 billion by the European Union for its third breach of EU antitrust rules in three years. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the latest fine was for "illegal practices in search advertising brokering to cement its dominant market position." Google's EU fines since 2017 now total $9.4 billion. Google has been punished with a third fine by the European Union in three years. The Alphabet-owned company was fined €1.49 billion, or $1.7 billion, on Wednes...
Tags: Google, Europe, Trends, Eu, European Union, Commission, European Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Vestager, Kent Walker, CNBC Google

Google fined €1.49BN in Europe for antitrust violations in search ad brokering

The European Commission has just announced another antitrust fine for Google . The latest fine — €1.49BN (~$1.7BN) — relates to its search ad brokering business, which involves Google selling advertising space related to searches carried out on third party websites. Speaking at a press conference, EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the search giant — “by far the biggest” search ad broker in the region, with its AdSense platform taking a share in Europe of “well above 70% si...
Tags: Travel, Google, TC, Europe, Advertising Tech, Elizabeth Warren, Eu, Policy, Commission, European Commission, Antitrust, Adsense, Google Shopping, Margrethe Vestager, Qwant, Vestager

Google fined $1.49BN in Europe for antitrust violations in search ad brokering

The European Commission has just announced another antitrust fine for Google . The latest fine — $1.49BN — relates to its search ad brokering business which competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager noted today is “by far” the company’s main source of revenue. “Today’s decision is about how Google abused its domiance to stop website’s using brokers other than the AdSense platform,” she said, noting that the Commission looked at more than 200 agreements and found at least one clause that h...
Tags: Google, TC, Europe, Advertising Tech, Tech, Eu, Policy, Commission, European Commission, Antitrust, Adsense, Google Shopping, Margrethe Vestager, Vestager, Competition Commission, Google Amazon

Ahead of third antitrust ruling, Google announces fresh tweaks to Android in Europe

Google is widely expected to be handed a third antitrust fine in Europe this week, with reports suggesting the European Commission’s decision in its long-running could land later today. Right on cue the search giant has PRed another Android product tweak — which it bills as “supporting choice and competition in Europe”. In the coming months Google says it will start prompting users of existing and new Android devices in Europe to ask which browser and search apps they would like to us...
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Mobile, Apps, Spotify, Europe, France, Tech, Eu, European Union, Search Engines, Smartphone, Image Search, Policy, Chrome Os

Argument analysis: Justices grapple with meaning of final decision made after a hearing

In Monday’s oral argument in Smith v. Berryhill, the justices confronted a split among the courts of appeals as to whether an SSI disability claimant can obtain judicial review of the Social Security Appeals Council’s dismissal of his appeal as untimely under 42 U.S.C. sec. 405(g). Section 405(g) provides that “[a]ny individual, after any final decision of the Commissioner of Social Security made after a hearing to which he was a party, … may obtain review of such decision by a civil action.” ...
Tags: Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Social Security, Commission, Smith, Social Security Administration, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, John Roberts, Roberts, Ginsburg, U S Court of Appeals, Sotomayor, Kimberly

Supporting choice and competition in Europe

For nearly a decade, we’ve been in discussions with the European Commission about the way some of our products work. Throughout this process, we’ve always agreed on one thing一that healthy, thriving markets are in everyone’s interest.A key characteristic of open and competitive markets一and of Google’s products一is constant change. Every year, we make thousands of changes to our products, spurred by feedback from our partners and our users. Over the last few years, we’ve also made changes一to Google...
Tags: Google, Android, Europe, Commission, European Commission, Google Shopping, Public Policy, European Commission Since

TD Ameritrade Commission-Free ETF List + Up to $2,500 Account Transfer Bonuses

Updated 2019 with new transfer bonus links. TD Ameritrade has made several changes to their commission-free ETF trading program over the years. I am not an active trader, so that is the focus of this post. Most recently, they made an important shift from offering fewer, popular ETFs to offering a higher number of niche ETFs. In addition, TDA also has various promotions if you do decide to move over some assets. Commission-free ETFs. Here is the current list of 300+ commission-free ET...
Tags: Marketing, US, Investing, Commission, Fidelity, Robinhood, Invesco, Morningstar, Vanguard, Barron, SPDR, TD Ameritrade, Schwab, TDA, Schwab Vanguard, WisdomTree Investments

Yamhill County Oregon To Consider Second Amendment Sanctuary Ordinance

Second Amendment Sanctuary City Zones Oregon – -( The Yamhill Oregon County Commissioners will be considering a Second Amendment Sanctuary Ordinance this Thursday, March 21st, 2019 at 10 am. If you are a Yamhill County resident, please consider attending and testifying in favor. As you know, urban legislators have introduced a flood of anti-gun bills and have the votes to pass anything they want. The best chance to stop these attacks on your liberty and property may well be at ...
Tags: Guns, Oregon, Commission, Salem, McMinnville, Yamhill County, Gun Rights News, Oregon Firearms Federation, Yamhill County Oregon, Second Amendment Sanctuary, Yamhill Oregon County Commissioners, Yamhill County Courthouse

Gender equality the focus of UN summit

International (MNN/ODM) – Open Doors joined some of the world’s top female leaders last week for the 63rd annual meeting of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. Some of the main thrusts discussed by the 45 UN Member States who are members of the Commission: Social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality, and the empowerment of women and girls. Helene Fisher is the Open Doors expert around gender religious persecution. "One of th...
Tags: Islamic State, United Nations, Commission, Un, Christ, Fisher, Rita, David Curry, Open Doors, Qaraqosh, UN Commission, Helene Fisher, Open Doors USA Their, Open Doors USA Attackers, USA Fisher

United States: Second Circuit Sends Quincy Bioscience Back To The Lab - BakerHostetler

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals breathed new life into a joint complaint by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission) and the state of New York against Quincy Bioscience,
Tags: New York, News, United States, Commission, Federal Trade Commission FTC, Second Circuit Court of Appeals

Executive Branch Commissioned Officer Recruitment in Indian Navy

 Navy Recruitment for Short/Permanent Service Commissioned Officers Indian Navy invites candidates to join as Short Service commission Officers in Executive branch (Pilot & Observer),  Education branch and Permanent Commissioned Officer (Logistics Cadre)  for Course Commencing - January 2020 Course Applications are invited from unmarried eligible male/female candidates for... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Education, Navy, Online, Commission, Logistics, Pilot, Officer, Executive, Observer, Indian Navy, Short Service, Pilot Observer Education, Permanent Commissioned Officer Logistics Cadre

Saturday Links

Links for your weekend reading: We Really Are Stronger Together Sending off a gifted young pastor and forty members to strengthen a church in need is no small matter. It’s too bad that it seems remarkable. Good Church Planters Are Historians If we fail to rightly understand such history, our churches risk doing more harm than good. You Can’t Livestream Church Although a livestream can be a great tool to serve people unable to attend, it can’t replace the experience of actually ...
Tags: Featured, Life, Links, Commission, Jesus, Christ, PAUL, Richard Sibbes, Michael Haykin, Gospel Coalition Canada, Haykin

EU Expected To Hit Google with Another Massive Antitrust Fine

If you thought the European Commission was done hitting Google with massive fines, think again. From a report: Having already whacked the U.S. company with a $2.7 billion fine in 2017 (for disadvantaging comparison-shopping rivals in its search results) and a $5 billion fine last year (for disadvantaging software rivals in the Android ecosystem,) the Commission will reportedly issue another financial penalty next week. The fine's imminent nature was reported Friday by the Financial Times, citing...
Tags: Google, Tech, Eu, Commission, European Commission, Financial Times

Google has already been hit with $7 billion in EU antitrust fines. Now it's reportedly facing a third.

The EU is gearing up to fine Google once again, sources told the Financial Times. EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager will reportedly announce the fine next week following an investigation into Google's AdSense business. The Commission has slapped Google with over $7 billion in fines over the past two years. The European Commission is gearing up to fine Google once again, the Financial Times reports. The tech giant has been stung by Europe's competition watchdog twice in the last t...
Tags: Google, Europe, Trends, Eu, Commission, European Commission, Financial Times, Margrethe Vestager, Financial Times EU

Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nuclear power industry is pushing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cut back on inspections at nuclear power plants and throttle back what it tells the public about plant problems. The agency, whose board is dominated by Trump appointees, is listening. Commission staffers are weighing some of the industry’s requests as part […]
Tags: Business, News, Washington, Ap, Nation, Commission, Trump, Nuclear Regulatory Commission

UGC Recruitment - Deputy Secretary and Education Officer Vacancy

Recruitment of Deputy Secretary and Education Officer in UGC University Grants Commission (UGC) of India, New Delhi invites online applications for appointment on Direct recruitment for the following Sarkari Naukri Vacancy posts   in the office of the UGC, New Delhi and its Regional Offices located at Pune, Kolkata, Bangalore, Guwahati, Bhopal and Hyderabad : ( =... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Education, Online, University, Commission, Officer, Hyderabad, Ugc, Secretary, UGC Recruitment, UGC New Delhi, Pune Kolkata Bangalore Guwahati Bhopal

EU parliament votes against opening US trade talks amid fears over 'bullying' Trump policies

The European Parliament has voted against opening trade talks between the EU and the United States amid fears over Donald Trump's trade and environmental policies. The motion had been successfully amended by MEPs critical of the European Commission's proposed approach to talks. As a result, the final resolution was rejected by supporters of the Commission's approach.
Tags: Science, US, Eu, United States, Commission, European Commission, Donald Trump, European Parliament, Trump

Spotify files antitrust complaint against Apple over its 'app tax'

Spotify has declared war on Apple over the fees it charges for access to the iPhone App Store in a move that that could have far-reaching consequences for the media and technology industries.   In a formal competition complaint to Brussels, the Swedish music streaming giant 's founder Daniel Ek accused Apple of abusing its dominance of the smartphone market to "deliberately disadvantage" competitors.   The music streaming business has also complained that its service is locked out of Apple d...
Tags: Apple, Google, Spotify, Europe, News, Eu, EK, Commission, European Commission, Brussels, App Store, Daniel Ek, Apple App Store, The Commission, Horacio Gutierrez, Apple Watch Spotify

Bihar PSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment

Recruitment for Civil/Electrical Engineers by Bihar PSC  Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) is a constitutional body came into existence from 1st April 1949 having Hq. at Patna,  invites Online Applications from Indian Citizens for the recruitment of following Assistant Engineer Sarkari Naukri  vacancy posts in Civil/Electrical discipline in various departments of... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Engineer, Commission, PSC, Bihar, Patna, Civil Engineer Naukri, Bihar PSC, Electrical Engineer Vacancy, Bihar PSC Bihar Public Service Commission BPSC

Women greatly outnumbered by men in political power

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — When it comes to political power, women are totally outnumbered by men, accounting for less than 7 percent of the world’s leaders and only 24 percent of lawmakers, according to the latest statistics. U.N. General Assembly President María Fernanda Espinosa told delegates to the Commission on the Status of Women on […]
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