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New bill clamps down on whiplash claims

New bill clamps down on whiplash claims

The measures are meant to cut down on fraudulent personal injury claims by setting fixed amounts of compensation for whiplash claims and banning the practice of seeking or offering to settle whiplash claims without medical evidence. A £5,000 limit on road traffic accident claims and £2,000 for all other personal injury claims, as well as a fixed tariff system for soft tissue injury, will be introduced via secondary legislation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Subsidy-free offshore wind farm to be built in the Netherlands

Subsidy-free offshore wind farm to be built in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is an important market for us and this will be our second offshore project there. According the tender rules, the wind farm needs to be fully operational within 5 years after an irrevocable permit. Swedish utility Vattenfall has won the right to build a 700 megawatt (MW) subsidy-free wind farm in the Dutch part of the North Sea, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs said on Monday. Consulte Mais Informação

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McDonald's Agrees to Settle Significant Labor Case

McDonald's Agrees to Settle Significant Labor Case

At the time the NLRB said in a statement, "In all future and pending cases, two or more entities will be deemed joint employers under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) if there is proof that one entity has exercised control over essential employment terms of another entity's employees (rather than merely having reserved the right to exercise control) and has done so directly and immediately (rather than indirectly) in a manner that is not limited and routine". Consulte Mais Informação

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Orbitz Hacked, Email Addresses Exposed

Orbitz Hacked, Email Addresses Exposed

However, Orbitz says there is no evidence this information was "taken from the platform". Orbitz, which is now owned by Expedia, described the episode as a "data security incident", saying that an internal investigation revealed that hackers may have accessed card information stored on a consumer and business partner platform between October and December of previous year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Axogen Inc now has $1.32B valuation. The stock increased 1.46% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $11.83. Shares of XOM moved downward with change of -7.31% to its 50-day Moving average. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D accumulated 4.44M shares. West Oak Limited stated it has 153 shares. Investors saw a positive move of 0.75% in last five trading days. Consulte Mais Informação

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Katrina Kaif on supporting her contemporaries

Katrina Kaif on supporting her contemporaries

In a recent event on being asked about her opinion on having a movie based on "educating girls" in Bollywood, she said: "I don't believe you need to have a movie to take this cause further or spread the awareness about this cause". To this Katrina replied that just because actors don't feel comfortable sharing their opinions on public platforms doesn't mean they don't have any. "But many times I don't feel like talking about a topic, doesn't mean I don't have an opinion on it but maybe it is ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Google closes on Chelsea Market purchase for $2.4 B

Google closes on Chelsea Market purchase for $2.4 B

Google bought the latest property from real estate developers Jamestown , which acquired the building in 2003 and will continue to manage the popular food court on the ground floor, Jamestown said in a statement. That property, which houses Google's headquarters, is across from Chelsea Market . Phillips said Google does not yet have any immediate plans for major changes at the building, aside from routine maintenance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Barricade situation underway inside Panera near Princeton University

Barricade situation underway inside Panera near Princeton University

On the morning of March 20, an armed man inside of Panera Bread at 136 Nassau St. was surrounded by members of the Princeton Police Department. Princeton University has closed two school buildings as part of a possible hostage active shooter incident taking place at a nearby Panera Bread on Nassau Street, with the school posting a campus alert and various updates of the story on their official website and social media accounts. Consulte Mais Informação

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(TIF) Receives "Buy" Rating from Guggenheim

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC boosted its position in shares of Tiffany & Co.by 300.5% during the 3rd quarter. The Aew Capital Management LP holds 1.10M shares with $48.69 million value, up from 1.03M last quarter. The specialty retailer reported $1.67 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.63 by $0.04. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 1.35 Billion and 1.27 Billion respectively. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Airlines halts pet-hauling service after dog death, other miscues

United Airlines halts pet-hauling service after dog death, other miscues

These incidents followed a Monday public relations nightmare in which a French bulldog puppy died after a United flight attendant ordered the owner to put the dog's carrying case in overhead storage during the 3-1/2 hour flight. Hobart also said that United also will give airport crews more advance warning about the number and type of animals flying in cargo for each flight. Consulte Mais Informação

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Potholes leave one-in-five local roads in poor condition

Potholes leave one-in-five local roads in poor condition

This year local authorities in England and Wales report that the gap between the funds they received and the amount they actually needed to keep the carriageway in reasonable order was nearly £556 million - a shortfall of £3. "There are hard choices to be made at both local and national level but the Government needs to provide adequate funding for a well maintained and safe local road network if it wants to support communities and drive economic growth". Consulte Mais Informação

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