Category Archives: Regulatory

European Council Passes Significant Changes to EU Copyright Laws

Apr
01
2019

After roughly two years, the European Union Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market, the subject of significant public interest and lobbying efforts, has been passed by the European Council. The European Parliament is set to ratify on April …

Posted in Legal Watch, Regulatory

California Pursues Sales Tax from Third-Party Sellers

Mar
26
2019

CDTFA Pursues Back Taxes and Future Sales Tax From Third-Party Sellers

Online retailers and third-party sellers who use large platform marketplaces like Amazon and eBay must pay close attention as government officials, industry players, and various interest groups clash over …

Posted in Legal Watch, Regulatory

OSHA Penalties Increasing in 2019

Feb
20
2019

OSHA Penalties IncreasingThe U.S. Department of Labor released a final rule on January 23, 2019 which increases the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) civil monetary penalties accessed or enforced by the Department against employers for health and safety violations.

The penalty …

Posted in Legal Watch, Labor and Employment, Regulatory