Posts Tagged ‘U.S. Chamber of Commerce’
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Financial Services Institute, Financial Services Roundtable, Insured Retirement Institute, and Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (Co-Plaintiffs) issued the following statement on their notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, which was filed today
FSR today announced the addition of seven companies to the Save 10 coalition, a business to business, peer to peer effort encouraging responsible employers to help their employees better prepare for a secure retirement by enabling them to save 10 percent of their income.
FSR signs a joint trade letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson and Secretary of State John Kerry on the implementation of the Wassenaar Arrangement “intrusion software”.
FSR in cooperation with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce urges the Supreme Court to review a decision by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals on the requirements of the False Claims Act (FCA). The brief filed by the Chamber and FSR notes that the 5th circuit adopted an expansive definition of the FCA’s “seal” requirements that imposes unnecessary reputational risks on FCA defendants. The brief also argues that there are flaws in the 5th Circuit’s interpretation of the corporate scienter (i.e. knowledge) requirements of the FCA.
Financial Services Roundtable signed a joint trade letter to congress urging opposition to Paul amendment to CISA with American Bankers Association, American Cable Association, American Coatings Association, American Gas Association, America’s Health Insurance Plans, American Insurance Association, American Petroleum Institute, American Water Works Association, CompTIA, Consumer Bankers Association, Consumer Data Industry Association, Credit Union National