March 4, 2014
by Bradley McAllister
The US Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in Lawson v. FMR LLC that the whistleblower provision 18 USC 1514A of the Sarbones Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) protects employees of private contractors and subcontractors performing work for a public company, just as it shelters employees of the public company... ...[read more]
July 5, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
On July 5, 1921, jury selection began in the trial of eight Chicago White Sox baseball players accused of throwing the 1919 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds. "Shoeless Joe" Jackson and seven others were eventually acquitted, but were later barred from baseball for life. Learn more ...[read more]
July 5, 2009
by JURIST Staff
On July 5, 1921, jury selection began in the trial of eight Chicago White Sox baseball players accused of throwing the 1919 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds. "Shoeless Joe" Jackson and seven others were eventually acquitted, but were later barred from baseball for life. Learn more about ...[read more]

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