Joseph Starr on Employment Practices Liability and Social Media

Joseph Starr of Starr, Butler, Alexopoulos & Stoner and panelist for the 2014 PLUS Professional Risk Symposium session “Emerging EPL Risk with a Social & Mobile Workforce” discusses social media in the workforce and how EPL claims are changing.

Variable Interest Entities and Chinese Companies

From the 2013 PLUS Hong Kong Symposium session “Lessons to be Learnt – U.S. Securities Class Actions Against Chinese Domiciled Companies,” moderator Simon McConnell (Clyde & Co.) and David Murray (KPMG) discuss Variable Interest Entities and some of the key issues to look for in this structures.

PLUS is returning to Hong Kong on 27 May for the 2014 Hong Kong Professional Liability Regional Symposium – don’t miss it!

PLUS members can view this entire session, and many more from past PLUS Conferences and Symposia, in theĀ PLUS Multimedia Library.

Does Money Make You Live Longer?

According to a recent article published in the Wall Street Journal individuals with a higher net worth tend to live longer than those without.

Based on the research done by the Brookings Institute, the numbers are fairly clear (and linear) in showing that the more dollars you have the more years you’ll have.

Life Expectancy

Read the whole article online if you have a few minutes. Do you agree or disagree with the findings?