The Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 and the Right to Privacy

Introduction On 28-3-2022, the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 was tabled in the Lok Sabha[1]. The Bill seeks to repeal the Identification of Prisoners Act of 1920, which permits the acquisition of personally identifiable information about certain people, such as... Read more

Whitefish energy company halts work to restore Puerto Rico’s power over unpaid bill

Whitefish Energy Holdings has said it is halting work on restoring power in Puerto Rico because it has not been paid by the US territory’s government. The company said late Monday that invoices for work done in October were outstanding and that... Read more

Virginia Governor Vetoed House Bill 18, Franchise Industry Fumes

As the battle continues between National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and the International Franchise Association (IFA) — a battle that started in August last year — Virginia is still struggling to push back a major NLRB ruling that redefined how the relationship between a corporation... Read more

Overtime Pay Reform Bill Seeks Three-Year Phase-In of New Rules

A new bill has been proposed that would give small businesses and others a three-year phase-in to handle a transition to new overtime regulations. Rep. Kurt Schrader (D-OR) introduced the Overtime and Reform Enhancement Act, legislation that would stretch out... Read more

bill Giving greater Small companies get right of entry to to Federal Contracts Heads to Congress

Small companies might also quickly have higher possibilities to bid for federal contracts. The U.S. houseCommittee on Small business has accredited bipartisan regulation to expand and boost the possibilitiesfor smaller corporations in the federal bidding procedure. The measure, H.R. 4341,... Read more

SAP wants to tap India’s booming start-up culture: Bill McDermott

Bill McDermott. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint German enterprise software giant SAP SE is planning to help Indian start-ups innovate by leveraging its HANA platform that helps companies with analytics and business intelligence to manage their processes, says chief executive officer Bill... Read more