Artificial stone used to make kitchen and bathroom countertops has been linked to cases of death and irreversible lung injury in workers who cut, grind, and polish this increasingly popular material. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/10/02/766028237/workers-are-falling-ill-even-dying-after-making-kitchen-countertops...Read more
In an anticipated legal case, American Airlines on Wednesday [Sept. 25] became the first air carrier to be sued for conducting business on properties confiscated by the government in Cuba, despite having obtained authorization from the U.S. Government to fly to the island. The federal lawsuit, which also includes Chile’s LATAM Airlines, was filed in...Read more
- In advance of the 2020 session, legislation filed by Sen. Joe Gruters, a Republican from Sarasota County as SB 126 would, if passed, ensure Florida shoppers pay sales tax on most online purchases. Walmart Inc., Target Corp. and Best Buy Inc. – who must already collect sales tax on products sold in...
Without comment, a panel of 1st District Court of Appeal judges has decided that Motorola Solutions should keep a major state law-enforcement radio contract potentially worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Judges James R. Wolf, M. Kemmerly Thomas, and Associate Judge Scott Duncan on Wednesday [Sept. 25] released their decision against the former Harris Corp., which lost the contract to Motorola last year. ...Read more