Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Jeremie Elliott says the 911 calls started coming in as the sun came up early Wednesday, with drivers worried the stiff, black-suited dummy swaying at the end of a rope along Interstate 15 near Bonanza Road was a real person. Under its settlement , Deloitte agrees to a one-year, voluntary suspension from consulting work at financial institutions regulated by the DFS, make a $10 million payment to the state of New York, and implement a set of reforms designed to help address conflicts of interest in the consulting industry. The Department of Financial Services, an agency created just four years ago, has quickly gained a reputation as a thorn in the side of Wall Street. The Department introduced a plan to reassign SEAs as an anti-corruption effort.
In this hearing conducted pursuant to Civil Service Law §75, OATH Administrative Law Judge John B. Spooner denied a motion made by counsel for the NYC Department of Corrections to strike the testimony of two of the employees witnesses on the grounds that there was an indication of collusion. A New York City Sanitation Enforcement Agent (SEA) was charged with being AWOL when she refused to report to a new work location.
In this action Jean St. Vil, a school teacher employed by the New York City Department of Education, challenged the unsatisfactory rating U-rating he was given for the school year. The Appellate Division then remanded the matter to the Department of Education for further proceedings. Issa Kohler-Hausmann Kohler-Hausmann submitted a Freedom of Information FOIL request to the New York City Police Department NYPD.
Most notable from the day’s conversation was that New York regulators seemed more open to the idea of a regulated New York-based bitcoin exchange, the jobs and opportunity such bitcoin businesses could bring to the state and the benefits these developments could provide the nascent bitcoin ecosystem. Executive vice president of Jonathan Johnson stated that online retailers would also help ensure identity tracking and consumer safeguards.
Despite bitcoin’s potential as a system that could replace the traditional finance industry, the investment community – represented by Allaire and Fred Ehrsam, co-founder of Coinbase – offered up a more moderate short-term future for the technology. However, setting up an alternative payment system which could be switched to a new currency would have been provocative enough.