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ZTE Corp. Pleads Guilty to Violating Iran Trade Sanctions

Sue Reisinger

Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. pleaded guilty Wednesday to illegally shipping communications and surveillance equipment to Iran in violation of U.S. export controls, and agreed to pay record penalties that could reach $1.2 billion.

Regulators Seek Rare Lifetime Ban for Two Bankers

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The Federal Reserve Board wants to ban from banking for life two former managing directors of JPMorgan Securities in Hong Kong in connection with violations of bribery and other anti-corruption laws.

Reducing Legal Spend Still Top Concern for Many Litigation Chiefs

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A new survey from Consero shows that legal departments and their litigation chiefs continue to try and decrease legal spend.

Reducing Legal Spend Still Top Concern for Many Litigation Chiefs

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The Consero Group survey also found data privacy and security issues and managing labor and employment matters as major concerns.

US Implicates In-House Lawyers at China's ZTE in Sanctions Case

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Inside the billion-dollar plea agreement this week between the U.S. government and the Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. sits a tale of lawyers gone bad. And at least one who didn't. U.S. authorities pointed fingers at in-house lawyers for their alleged roles in a scheme to violate trade sanctions.

Regulate That Hairbrush? Cyberlaw Experts Say Maybe

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In 2003 there were an estimated 500 million internet-connected devices. By 2020 it is predicted there will be 50 billion. Travis LeBlanc, recently resigned chief of enforcement at the Federal Communications Commission, says the profusion poses privacy and security risks for individuals, companies an

New EEOC Chief to Focus on Age Bias, Equal Pay and Job Growth

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Victoria Lipnic, the new acting chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, says the agency will focus on age discrimination, equal pay and fostering job growth.

Texas Roadhouse GC Ready to Fight EEOC Age Suit Again

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After five years of battling federal regulators over an age bias lawsuit that ended in a mistrial on Feb. 3, Texas Roadhouse Inc. general counsel Celia Catlett is gearing up to do it all over again.

Why Companies From Apple to Zynga Oppose Trump's Travel Ban

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Some 128 U.S. companies, led by tech giants Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp., have joined a friend-of-the-court brief filed Sunday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit saying the Trump travel ban "makes it more difficult and expensive for U.S. companies to recruit, hire, an

Data Privacy Tops List of Health Care GC Worries

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Seventy-five percent of respondents cited data security as the issue they were most worried about in Consero Group's 2017 Survey of Healthcare General Counsel. An explosion of high-tech "has outpaced everyone's comfort level," said Norton Healthcare general counsel Robert Azar.

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