The Australian Labor Party (also ALP and Labor, was Labour before 1912) is an Australian political party. The party has been in opposition at federal level since the 2013 election. Bill Shorten has been the party's federal parliamentary leader since 13 October 2013. The party is a federal party with branches in each state and territory. The ALP forms government in South Australia, and the Australian Capital Territory. The party competes against the Liberal/National Coalition for political office at the federal and state (and sometimes local) levels.
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  • Manufacturing Plant & Factory Worker Injuries

    … for no cost. Manufacturing Plant & Factory Accidents Texas is home to dozens of manufacturing plants and factories which produce everything from food, to furniture, to oil & gas. Tens of thousands of Texans work in these environments, which are often fraught with risk and dangerous scenarios. According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Hurricane Harvey: Law Firms In The Aftermath

    … service provider, Internet service provider, email hosting company, law firm database or case management software, and servers. Ensure that your law firm has a full backup of all critical data available, ideally offsite. By ensuring all your business’ proprietary data is securely backed up – either virtually or on a physical backup drive stored…

    Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 15 readers -
  • Brann & Isaacson attorneys selected for The Best Lawyers in America© 2018

    … Seven Brann & Isaacson attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018: George S. Isaacson, Commercial Litigation; Litigation and Controversy—Tax; Martin I. Eisenstein, Litigation and Controversy–Tax; Tax Law; Martha E. Greene, Trusts and Estates; Peter D. Lowe, Employment Law—Management; Benjamin W…

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  • The Different Types of White-Collar Crime Laws in Texas

    … includes a range of non-violent crimes that the offender typically commits to attaining financial gains. Have you been accused of a white-collar crime in Texas? Contact The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp today >> Overview of White-Collar Crime White-collar criminal offenses may include: Healthcare fraud Insider trading (securities fraud…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 9 readers -
  • Fetal Bradycardia Birth Injuries

    …Did your child suffer brain damage due to fetal bradycardia? Our Texas birth injury attorneys are happy to look into the facts of your case free of charge and explain the options available to you and your family moving forward. Call us today at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. Fetal Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate) Labor is a complicated…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Concealed or Hidden Investment Fees? SEC Whistleblower Post

    … reading for more details. Hidden Investment Fees When it comes to hidden investment fees, what you don’t know really can hurt you. The U.S. Department of Labor believes that investors lose over $17 billion per year in concealed, incorrect and hidden fees. (Warren Buffett says the number may be closer to $100 billion.) Many funds and investment products…

    Due Diligence- 12 readers -
  • President Trump's Memo is Unclear on Directive to Delay DOL Fiduciary Rule

    … President Trump’s Memo is Unclear on Directive to Delay DOL Fiduciary Rule Posted on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 9:19 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: President Trump has sent a memo regarding the Department of Labor’s fiduciary duty rule. Most notably, the memo does not direct the Department of Labor to delay…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 13 readers -
  • Wells Fargo Employee? Denied Overtime? Now Is the Time

    … honestly. They were made by cheating customers and workers. If you were one of those workers, the time has never been better to step forward. Finally, the courts and regulators are listening. The Department of Labor has announced a “top to bottom” review of the company’s employment practices. That is welcome news, albeit a bit late, for the thousands…

    Due Diligence- 15 readers -
  • LPL Standardizes Brokers' Product Commissions

    … estate investment trusts and fixed insurance products. LPL executives believe that the streamlining of brokerage commissions is important because it eliminates the potential for conflict when brokers sell different annuities at different prices. LPL also plans on cutting prices and easing minimums on some of its internally managed model wealth…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 9 readers -
  • Dallas Scissor Lift Accident Attorney

    …We represent those injured or killed in scissor lift falls. Call our Dallas attorneys at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. The number of people who suffer catastrophic injuries and wrongful deaths after falling from scissor lifts and/or aerial work platforms is staggering. These accidents usually involve heights in excess of six feet…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 26 readers -
  • Driver Duties in Winter Weather

    … Weather conditions can severely impact travel and road safety by impairing a driver’s capabilities, vehicle performance, or infrastructure stability.1 For instance, precipitation such as rain, sleet, or snow can result in decreased visibility distance, pavement friction problems, lane obstructions, delayed travel time, inadequate speed limits…

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  • Wage Theft Post – Getting Paid for Travel and Commuting?

    … Wage theft is a huge problem in the United States. Gone are the days when most workers would drive to a factory, clock in, work eight hours and go home. Today employers expect us to travel to different work sites, take phone calls while at home and even schedule appointments from home. Often employers don’t follow the rules and cheat…

    Due Diligence- 9 readers -
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