When an Employer and an Employee Settle an Employment-Related Dispute, What is Included in the Settlement Agreement?

/cdklawyers.com// 10/31/2010 Employers and employees may find themselves in disputes with one another.  Quite often, these disputes can be resolved via mediation or settlement negotiations between attorneys.  If so, the parties usually enter into settlement agreements.  But what terms does a settlement agreement between an employer and an employee typically contain? Arguably, the two most […]

Study: Obesity Costs U.S. $168 Billion Per Year

Oct. 29, 2010 /EIN Presswire/ – A study by two professors at Cornell University has concluded that medical costs related to obesity are costing U.S. taxpayers $168 billion annually. This is a figure double the amount of the U.S. health care budget previously estimated. The study was conducted by Chad Meyerhoefer, assistant professor of economics, […]

Official: BP Turns Back on Louisiana Seafood Industry

Oct. 29, 2010 /EIN Presswire/ – Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham told a Gulf community audience this week that BP is continuing to refuse to pay for a testing and publicity campaign that could help rescue the depressed market for Gulf seafood. In May the state proposed a $173 million long term seafood […]

Pork Products Recalled

Oct. 29, 2010 /EIN Presswire/ – A total of 54,000 pounds of ready-to-eat pork products distributed by a California firm has been recalled. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service says the products were not produced in accordance with the company’s food safety plan. The company is Autentico Foods, of Hawaiian Gardens, […]

UN: Not Enough Money Available to Feed the World

Oct. 29, 2010 /EIN Presswire/ – A crisis is looming in world agriculture because of lack of resources to feed the world’s exploding population. In a report, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization says that up to $100 billion a year may be needed to feed a population expected to grow from its current 6.7 […]

ARRIVE(R) Portable Display & Workstation Wins 2010 Skyline Exhibits Online New Product Contest

Innovative New Trade Show Exhibit Product Voted First By 60% of Judges ST. PAUL – The Arrive(R) Portable Displays & Workstation was the runaway winner of the 2010 Skyline Online Best New Product Contest. Judges were asked to choose their favorites from among three new Skyline products launched in the past year. Candidates included the […]

‘SUBMISSION’ to be showcased at American Film Market November 3rd

Hollywood star Ernie Reyes Jr. to face off against UFC light-weight championship contender Gray Maynard in upcoming feature film “SUBMISSION”. Santa Monica, CA – October 29, 2010 –On November 3rd and 4th, 2010, the Mixed Martial Arts action film “SUBMISSION” will be featured at the American Film Market (AFM) from November 3rd through November 4th. […]

Economy Forcing Furniture Markdowns To Go Out of Business and Liquidate

Las Vegas Nevada – October 28, 2010 – Local retailer Furniture Markdowns is GOING OUT OF BUSINESS and will soon close its doors forever. Established in 1990 Furniture Markdowns is a family owned business proudly serving the Las Vegas Valley for over 20 years. Purchased and expanded in 1996 by a family from Minnesota, Furniture […]

Wholesale Insurance Launches New Term Life Insurance Blog

WholesaleInsurance.net, a website that provides customers with cheap term life insurance quotes, announces it has launched a blog. The blog will help customers determine which type of life insurance is right for them. ROSEVILLE, CA — WholesaleInsurance.net, a website dedicated to helping customers find the type of life insurance that best fits their needs, announces […]

Eclipse Candle Company Provides Beloved Character Candles for Latin Grammy(R) Awards

Eclipse Candle Company announces its selection by Distinctive Assets as the exclusive candle provider for the talent gift bags at the 11th Annual Latin Grammy(R) Awards on November 11, 2010. Awards on November 11, 2010. For Immediate Release Eclipse Candle Company announces its selection by Distinctive Assets as the exclusive talent gift bag candle provider […]