Do Department of Livestock recalls deny businesses due process?

When the meat packaging company S&T Project Meats and Ranch House Meats was hit with a recall of its jerky products recently, it led to a discussion with Yellowstone County officials, according to the Billings Gazette. The company complains that it’s unclear what it would need to do to solve the problem. It’s an issue for meat processors around the state, apparently, as the Department of Livestock acknowledged. Continue reading

Proxy advisor ISS recommends voting out Wells Fargo board

In September, Wells Fargo & Co. agreed to a $185 million regulatory settlement over its fake bank account scandal. Considering the profitability of the bank, some observers have expressed dismay at the affordability of that settlement, arguing that the amount the bank paid was probably less than it raked in by pressuring employees to open unauthorized bank accounts. If that’s the case, what can be done to rein in the megabank’s behavior? Continue reading

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