Cargo Theft: More Than Property Loss

In addition to the direct losses suffered, cargo theft can cause missed deliveries, lost sales and production downtime. Although  many thefts go unreported because victims do not want their insurance rates to rise, unreported cargo theft can cause liability exposures. For example, stolen food, beverages and pharmaceuticals can be re-sold. If the theft goes unreported and the goods have been …

Weight Discrimination

The majority of American adults are overweight or obese, yet studies have found that weight discrimination is increasing. This could prove to be a new frontier in employment law. How do we define “overweight” and “obese”? The U.S. Centers for Disease Control define overweight and obesity as “ranges of weight that are greater than what is generally considered healthy for …