Regulations en Dan DiMicco: The Four Steps Needed for Job Creation <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Manufacturing leader Dan DiMicco cites dire unemployment picture in U.S. and prescribes a four-step plan for job creation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Regulations Trade Global Economy Workforce Inside California Manufacturing Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:20:00 +0000 151851 at Why Washington Is Clamping Down on Corporate Inversions <div class="field-byline"> Abraham Reshtick and Curtis Beaulieu, Bracewell &amp; Giuliani </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The combination of inversion activity reaching new heights and the Congressional deadlock has caused the Obama Administration to act unilaterally in an effort to make inversions less attractive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corporate Finance & Tax Regulations Finance Global Economy News Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:50:00 +0000 151821 at iStock ExxonMobil’s $1.5 Billion Judgment Suspended <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The stay halts enforcement of an October 9 decision by the Washington-based International Centre For Settlement of Investment Disputes that ruled Venezuela must pay the oil giant for seizing control of the project in 2007.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations News Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:09:00 +0000 151741 at <p><em>Copyright Scott Olson, Getty Images</em></p> Michigan Joins the Fight Against Tesla <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The law effectively bans Tesla, which uses a direct-to-consumer business model, from selling vehicles in the state.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Regulations Transportation Leadership News Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:53:00 +0000 151361 at Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Pay Up: World Bank Says Venezuela Owes ExxonMobil $1.6 Billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A World Bank arbitration panel set the $1.6 billion figure based on an analysis of future revenues and expenses of the Cerro Negro project. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Regulations Global Economy Leadership News Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:59:00 +0000 150441 at Copyright David McNew, Getty Images US Manufacturers: In Us We Trust <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Executives at large U.S. manufacturers are upbeat about revenue projections for their companies but less confident about the U.S. and global economies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Growth Strategies Regulations Finance Global Economy Technology Workforce News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 13:54:00 +0000 150251 at Domestic Tax Haven, Delaware, Under Pressure <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After cracking down on tax havens abroad, U.S. authorities are taking aim at shell companies. The Obama administration raised the issue in its 2015 budget, and members of Congress have regularly submitted laws to fight shell companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations Global Economy News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:36:00 +0000 148021 at Regulations: Why Small Manufacturers Face a 'Double Whammy' <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Small businesses and manufacturers carry a disproportionate share of the $2.023 trillion burden that federal regulations impose on the economy annually, according to a new study from the National Association of Manufacturers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Regulations Global Economy News Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:26:00 +0000 147921 at NAM/IndustryWeek 3Q 2014 Survey: Confidence, Investment on the Rise <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Frustration with Washington continues to hang like a cloud over manufacturers; however, U.S. manufacturers are overwhelmingly optimistic about the outlook for their businesses, according to the 3Q 2014 NAM/IndustryWeek Survey of Manufacturers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor / Employment Policy Regulations Global Economy Leadership Workforce News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:39:00 +0000 147281 at <p>Chad Moutray, chief economist of the National Association of Manufacturers, reveals results of the NAM/IndustryWeek 3Q Manufacturing Survey.</p> NAM/IndustryWeek 3Q 2014 Survey of Manufacturers: Special Questions on Labor Regulations, Health Insurance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NAM/IndustryWeek Survey Examines Manufacturer Views on Labor Regulations, Health Insurance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Legislation Public Policy Regulations News Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:28:00 +0000 147361 at Getty Images North America