The Paycheck Fairness Act died in the Senate Tuesday as only 52 senators — all Democrats — voted for the bill, far short of the 60 votes needed to clear a procedural hurdle.The outcome was expected. Republicans agreed with many business groups, which contended the legislation would erode employers’ defenses for legitimate pay disparities and open them to unlimited damages in pay discrimination lawsuits.Democrats contended the legislation is needed because women still are paid less than... (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines) read more..
Ex-IMG South Asia MD Ravi Krishnan, Shane Bilsborough launch Stepathlon Lifestyle
The company aims at creating an ecosystem that promotes corporate health, fitness and productivity by increasing a person's daily activity through a unique initiative called 'Stepathlon'. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News) read more..