Regulations http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en Obama Announces New Rules to Fight Carbon Pollution http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/obama-announces-new-rules-fight-carbon-pollution <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Stating that we have a &ldquo;moral obligation to leave our children a planet that&rsquo;s not polluted or damaged,&rdquo; the Obama administration today announced a Clean Power Plan that will lower carbon pollution from U.S. power plants by 32% by 2030. The final target is 9% stricter than the proposed ruled, but provides more time and more flexibility for states to comply with new emissions limits.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/obama-announces-new-rules-fight-carbon-pollution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/obama-announces-new-rules-fight-carbon-pollution#comments Environment Regulations The Latest Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:12:00 +0000 173311 at http://www.industryweek.com Greece Passes Second Crucial Bailout Bill http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/greece-passes-second-crucial-bailout-bill <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new bill, approved by more than 77% of parliament members present, covers changes to the civil justice system, a bank deposit protection scheme and measures that should shore up the liquidity of the country's banks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/greece-passes-second-crucial-bailout-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/greece-passes-second-crucial-bailout-bill#comments Governance, Risk & Compliance Legislation Regulations The Latest Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:27:00 +0000 172351 at http://www.industryweek.com Matt Cardy, Getty Images Demystifying the Process of Contesting an OSHA Citation http://www.industryweek.com/contesting-osha-citation <div class="field-byline"> Michael Rubin, Goldberg Segalla LLP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A well-defined process exists to allow employers their day in court.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/contesting-osha-citation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/contesting-osha-citation#comments Safety Regulations Operations Workforce The Latest Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:48:00 +0000 172121 at http://www.industryweek.com Greece Seals New Bailout Deal to Avoid Euro Exit http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/greece-seals-new-bailout-deal-avoid-euro-exit <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Seventeen hours of negotiations result in a three-year bailout worth as much as 86 billion euros, the third financial rescue of Greece this decade, though some pundits have railed against it, calling it a coup for countries like Germany.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/greece-seals-new-bailout-deal-avoid-euro-exit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/greece-seals-new-bailout-deal-avoid-euro-exit#comments Change Management Cost Management & BPM Regulations The Latest Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:57:00 +0000 171471 at http://www.industryweek.com Christopher Furlong, Getty Images Honda Recalls Another 4.5 Million Vehicles over Exploding Airbags http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-recalls-another-45-million-vehicles-over-exploding-airbags <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The global recall count continues to climb, with close to 40 million vehicles from 10 automakers affected by the faulty Takata airbags.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-recalls-another-45-million-vehicles-over-exploding-airbags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/honda-recalls-another-45-million-vehicles-over-exploding-airbags#comments Safety Regulations Transportation The Latest Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14:44:00 +0000 171271 at http://www.industryweek.com Chris McGrath, Getty Images Japan Won't Prosecute US Toyota Exec in Drug Case: Reports http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/japan-wont-prosecute-us-toyota-exec-drug-case-reports <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The arrest of Toyota's most senior female executive at a hotel in Tokyo came after a package containing oxycodone was intercepted at the airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/japan-wont-prosecute-us-toyota-exec-drug-case-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/japan-wont-prosecute-us-toyota-exec-drug-case-reports#comments Companies & Executives Regulations The Latest Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:03:00 +0000 171141 at http://www.industryweek.com Antitrust Lawsuit Could Block Electrolux, GE Deal http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/antitrust-lawsuit-could-block-electrolux-ge-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The sale would limit competition and lead to higher prices of cooking appliances for US consumers, said the lawsuit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/antitrust-lawsuit-could-block-electrolux-ge-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/antitrust-lawsuit-could-block-electrolux-ge-deal#comments Regulations The Latest Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:38:00 +0000 170931 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Imgaes Obama Seeks Overhaul of Overtime Regulations http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/obama-seeks-overhaul-overtime-regulations <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Obama said he proposes "covering all salaried workers making up to about $50,400," adding that current loopholes leave out people making much less.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/obama-seeks-overhaul-overtime-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/obama-seeks-overhaul-overtime-regulations#comments Compensation Strategies Regulations Operations Workforce The Latest Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:50:00 +0000 170771 at http://www.industryweek.com Whatever Happened to Antitrust? http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/whatever-happened-antitrust <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How big business defeated antitrust, ushering in monopolies and oligopolies, to our nation's detriment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/whatever-happened-antitrust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/whatever-happened-antitrust#comments Legislation Public Policy Regulations Finance Global Economy The Latest Sat, 27 Jun 2015 00:30:00 +0000 170551 at http://www.industryweek.com NAM Survey Finds Manufacturing Optimism Wanes as Demand Dampens http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-survey-finds-manufacturing-optimism-wanes-demand-dampens <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NAM's new Manufacturing Outlook Index points to slower growth as manufacturers deal with a stronger U.S. dollar, the West Coast ports slowdown, lower crude oil prices and a cautious consumer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-survey-finds-manufacturing-optimism-wanes-demand-dampens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/nam-survey-finds-manufacturing-optimism-wanes-demand-dampens#comments Environment Legislation Regulations Trade Global Economy Workforce The Latest Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:31:00 +0000 169391 at http://www.industryweek.com