Daily Archive: Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Starbucks offers free legal advice to employees affected by Trump travel ban

The coffee company is working with the immigration arm of Ernst & Young to answer questions from Starbucks employees and their family members about immigration, travel restrictions and how the executive order or other actions may affect them. By Seattle Times business reporter Starbucks is offering free legal advice for employees who may be affected

Dakota Access Pipeline: Army issuing final permit

Just a few weeks ago, President Donald Trump signed executive actions to advance approval of this pipeline and others, casting aside efforts by President Barack Obama’s administration to block construction. That order directed “the acting secretary of the Army to expeditiously review requests for approvals to construct and operate the Dakota Access Pipeline in compliance

Providence Boat Show increases attendance by 10 percent

The Providence Boat Show presented by Washington Trust, which was held over the Feb. 3-5 weekend, saw strong sales and increased attendance. Compressed this year from four to three days, the show drew a crowd that was 10 percent larger than last year’s attendance. Among the show goers were boat buyers who used this Rhode