Wed.Aug 14, 2019

NYPD - Ninth Police Officer Suicide in 2019

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This evening in Queens, a 56-year-old police officer was the ninth in the NYPD to take his life in 2019. He had served the public for about 20 years. As yet, his name has not been released.    Yesterday in the early morning, in Yonkers, Johnny Rios took his own life.

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ViacomCBS - Power In Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

From the get-go, a weakness of the newly formed ViacomCBS is its size: In the media world of titans competing for viewer eyeballs and advertising dollars, it is relatively small. So, it will have to find fast ways to scale. 

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Humor Cruelest and Most Effective Weapon: "Jessica Correa v. Troutman Sanders"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The court of public opinion sometimes is more critical in legal disputes than the court of law. It also can put a prestigious brand in play.    So, law firm Troutman Sanders, lawyer Gerald Francese, and the law firm at which he now works Locke Lord have much to fear.

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U.S. Supreme Court - Taking a Look Beneath the Robes and at Power of State Attorneys General

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Now, the U.S. Supreme Court is under the microscope.    Recently, several Democrats in the U.S. Senate issued a brief. It indicates concern about the alleged political nature of SCOTUS and recommends a review of its structure and how justices are appointed. Here is that brief.

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The Dow, The New Aging, The 5 Pivots

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today, the Dow has been down as much as 800 points. That's primarily because too many fear another 2008. As MarketWatch details, a recession could be global. Already Germany and China have released data showing their economies are stuck. So, what should we over-50 do, right now?

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Drudge Report Doesn't Disappoint: Triple Headline on Scary Economic News

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The Drudge Report, whose signature used to be the Flashing Blue Light, never misses the chance to grab attention. Today, the grabber is the economy. As the world knows the Dow closed at down a bit more than 800 points. Meanwhile, outside the U.S.,

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"Savignac, Sheketoff v. Jones Day, et al." - More Shade Thrown on Jones Day Brand

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Recently Jones Day did catch a break in the high-profile gender bias litigation filed against it. One of the four Jane Does backed off. Jones Day had pushed to end the use of anonymous plaintiffs in that gender bias class action "Tolton et al. Jones Day."

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