Perspectives: Why robocalls are about to get more dangerous
The problem of unsolicited robocalls has gotten so bad that many people now refuse to pick up calls from numbers they don't know. Those calls are about to get more dangerous, thanks to powerful voice manipulation technology that will soon be widely available for anyone to use, writes Tarun Wadhwa, CEO of Day One Insights.
Construction Material Costs Leap 7.4 Percent in Past Year, AGC Says
The cost of many products used in construction climbed 7.4 percent over the past year due to double digit increases in commonly-used construction materials, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new Labor Department data.
New looks at JFK Airport’s forthcoming $13B overhaul
The airport will get two new terminals, with construction expected to get underway in 2020
Duane Morris Adds Intellectual Property Partner Boris Zelkind in San Diego
SAN DIEGO, October 8, 2018— Boris Zelkind has joined Duane Morris LLP’s San Diego office as a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group . He was most recently a partner at Knobbe Martens in San Diego
“Boris brings a strong IP litigation practice to Duane Morris,” said Matthew A. Taylor , CEO and Chairman of Duane Morris. “We’re excited to add his skills to our robust Intellectual Property Practice Group.”
Zelkind focuses on intellectual property litigation , including patent infringement , trade secrets , trademark, copyrights and unfair competition cases. He has successfully tried cases to juries throughout the United States and presented numerous oral arguments to the United States Court of Appeals for…
LaGuardia Airport’s proposed AirTrain to begin environmental review
The proposed AirTrain will reportedly bring passengers between Midtown and the airport in under 30 minutes.
H-1B Specialty Occupations, DOD Cooperative Research and Development Project Workers, and Fashion...
This visa category applies to people who wish to perform services in a specialty occupation, services of exceptional merit and ability relating to a Department of Defense (DOD) cooperative research and development project, or services as a fashion model of distinguished merit or ability
The job must meet one of the following criteria to qualify as a specialty occupation
Bachelor’s or higher degree or its equivalent is normally the minimum entry requirement for the position
The degree requirement for the job is common to the industry or the job is so complex or unique that it can be performed only by an individual with a degree
The employer normally requires a degree or its…