US Department of Commerce

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Name: US Department of Commerce
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Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter to Launch New U.S. Cluster Mapping Tool

Michael PorterBOSTON—A unique new tool based on pathbreaking research led by Michael E. Porter , Harvard’s Bishop William Lawrence University Professor, based at Harvard Business School, has been created to provide detailed data on the presence of “clusters” ... [Published Harvard Business School - 29 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Free to Multitask

Some lobbyists can serve once again on federal agency committees and boards after the Obama administration changed a White House rule that barred them from the panels, according to guidance released by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget in Augu ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

AlphaLab gets $800K federal grant to expand

Innovation Works' AlphaLab is getting $800,000 from a federal grant to expand the South Side-based AlphaLab.The Economic Development Administration, an arm of the U.S. Commerce Department, announced the grant Wednesday morning. It said the money would ... [Published Pittsburgh Business Times - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty in Conspiracy to Illegally Export Restricted Laboratory Equipment to Syria

Department of JusticeOffice of Public AffairsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWednesday, September 17, 2014 HARRISBURG, Pa.— U.S. Attorney Peter Smith for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, Special Agent in Charge John Kelleghan for Philadelphia, U.S. Immigration ... [Published United States Department of Justice - 8 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

$470,000 Funding Available for New England Bay Watershed Education and Training Program (9/18/14)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 -- The U.S. Department of Commerce has announced that it expects to award a maximum of six discretionary cooperative agreement grants to provide meaningful watershed educational e . . . ... [Published Targeted News Service - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Livingston County gets $412K for business park expansion

State representatives announced Wednesday that $412,500 in federal funding will go to Livingston County to build infrastructure that will support the expansion of Crossroads Commerce Park.The funding was allocated through the U.S. Department of Commerce’s ... [Published Victor Post - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Second Quarter 2014 Travel and Tourism Spending Data to Be Released Sept. 18

Statistics on what Americans and foreigners spent on travel and tourism in the United States in the second quarter of 2014 will be released Thursday, Sept. 18 by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).The statistics, part of BEA’s Travel and Tourism Satellite ... [Published Bureau of Economic Analysis - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

RILA appoints Nicholas Ahrens VP of privacy and cybersecurity

The Retail Industry Leaders Association announced the hiring of Nicholas Ahrens as VP of privacy and cybersecurity in a Sept. 11 statement. He officially joined the group on Sept. 8.Ahrens joins RILA from the Office of the General Counsel at the U.S. ... [Published FierceRetail - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

The ADR Provisions of EU Privacy Laws

Companies doing business globally have a variety of complex issues to deal with, not the least of which is concern about the security of personal data collected from their customers.In 1995, the European Union issued Directive 95/46/ EC, the Data Protection ... [Published JD Supra - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Maine International Trade Center receives federal grant

The $812,823 grant from the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration is to attract foreign investment to Maine.The Maine International Trade Center has been selected for an $812,823 federal grant to attract foreign investment to ... [Published Portland Press Herald - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Direct sales account for 37% of year-to-date retail growth

, 9:47 AMWeb and catalog retailers are growing at twice the rate of store merchants.Retailers that sell via the web and catalogs account for only 19% of U.S. retail sales, after taking out groceries, gasoline, restaurant meals and auto sales. But those ... [Published InternetRetailer.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

U.S. retail sales move higher

17.09.2014 12:07According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, in August retail sales increased by 0.6%, as Americans stepped up purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods. The only decline was at gasoline stations, but that reflected declining ... [Published Kazakh TV - 19 hours ago]

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The U S Department of Justice declined to comment and the OMB didn't respond to a request for one. "Reading the government's brief and listening to oral argument … one might get the impression that this case is about the president's ability to select his chief of staff or White House counsel" Judge David Tatel of the U S Court of Appeals for the D C Circuit wrote in an opinion for the court. "Nothing could be further from the truth."
"Nick brings valuable insight into the critical privacy and data security challenges retailers face today," said RILA President Sandy Kennedy. "His experience will make him an outstanding advocate for the retail industry and we are excited to have him on the RILA team."
...culled heavily from a two-year old report by the U S Travel Association that portrays travel jobs as all-American, middle-class jobs, and says "2 out of 5 workers who first took a job in the travel industry are earning more than $100,000 per year."
...1 percent increase in the total real GDP between 2012 and 2013 for the Greeley metro area," explained a news article in the Denver Post. "Natural resources and mining was the largest contributor to the Denver metro's 
4.3 percent increase with finance, insurance, real estate rental and leasing ranking second in contribution."

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Colorado fracked its way to success [Published Colorado Springs Gazette - 11 hours ago]
NGMC credited with again contributing more than... [Published Access North GA - 11 hours ago]
Digital Sandbox KC celebrates relaunch of entre... [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
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Looking globally for domestic growth [Published Hospitality World Network - 12 hours ago]
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New Webcast: US Crude Oil Exports [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 12 hours ago]
NEW WEBCAST     REGISTER NOW! US Crude Oil Exports   Premieres LIVE: September 19, 2014 Free to Attend     Register Today As a result of recent rulingsby the US Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, the ability to export ...
F. Amanda DeBusk, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Ree... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Sep 16 2014]
New York, NY, September 16, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that F. Amanda DeBusk, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP will speak ...
Cameron F. Kerry Joins Sidley Austin as Senior ... [Published JD Journal.com - Sep 15 2014]
Summary:  The law firm of Sidley Austin has announced that Cameron F. Kelly has joined the firm as Senior Counsel in both the D.C. and Boston offices of the firm.  The law firm of Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Cameron F. Kerry has joined ...
Are You Ready for January 1st? [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 15 2014]
Big Picture of Conflict Mineral Compliance SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION: A recent admission by the US Commerce Department acknowledged that it was unable to distinguish between conflict free smelters and ones that employ DRC minerals.The ...
Former U.S. Department of Commerce General Coun... [Published EON Business - Sep 15 2014]
WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Sidley Austin LLP announced today that Cameron F. Kerry, former General Counsel and Acting Secretary of the United States Department of Commerce, will join Sidley as senior counsel in its Privacy, Data Security ...
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Statement of Fred P. Hochberg on the Release of... [Published Financial Services - Sep 04 2014]
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U.S. Exports Reach $195.5 Billion in May [Published Financial Services - Jul 03 2014]
U.S. Exports Reach $193.9 Billion in March [Published Financial Services - May 06 2014]
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