As protests by operators of popular websites escalate over congressional proposals that would change regulations on intellectual property and the Internet, U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, an early supporter of one of the proposals, is looking to put on the brakes and tweak them.
Risch is the lone Idaho lawmaker co-sponsoring either of the plans that ...
Last month, the Idaho Business Review published an opinion piece by my friend, Marc Johnson, about the Greater Boise Auditorium District. With the upcoming election for seats on the district board, and with a renewed focus on the potential use of the district’s cash reserves and ongoing resources, it’s a good time to be talking [...]
The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced last year that Delano Regional Medical Center, an acute-care hospital in California’s San Joaquin Valley, agreed to pay $975,000 to settle a class action national origin discrimination lawsuit brought on behalf of a class of approximately 70 Filipino-American hospital workers. The employees alleged that the hospital’s English-only rule [...]