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Federal Regulatory Agencies

News releases, reports, statements and associated documents from federal regulatory agencies ranging from the Securities Exchange Commission to the Commodities Futures Trading Commission

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Red Barchetta Settles EEOC Disability Discrimination Lawsuit
ELKINS, West Virginia, June 1 -- The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued the following news release on May 31, 2023:

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Hotel Franchisee Fired Housekeeper Because of her Disability, Federal Agency Charged

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Red Barchetta LLC, a Holiday Inn Express & Suites-brand franchisee in Elkins, West Virginia, will pay $40,000 to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on behalf of a former employee, the federal agency announced today.

According to EEOC's lawsuit, Red Barchetta employed a housekeeper with chronic obstructive ... Show Full Article

NRC Issues Event Notification for Millstone Nuclear Plant, Conn.
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the following event notification (No. 56544) involving Millstone Nuclear Plant, Connecticut:

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Facility: Millstone

Region: 1

State: CT

Unit: [3] [] []

RX Type: [1] GE-3,[2] CE,[3] W-4-LP

NRC Notified By: Jon Daskam

HQ OPS Officer: Bill Gott

Notification Date: 05/30/2023

Notification Time: 08:34 [ET]

Event Date: 05/30/2023

Event Time: 04:46 [EDT]

Last Update Date: 05/30/2023

Emergency Class: Non Emergency

10 CFR Section:

50.72(b)(2)(iv)(B) - RPS Actuation - Critical

50.72(b)(3)(iv)(A) - Valid Specif Sys Actuation

Person ... Show Full Article

NRC IG: 'Semiannual Report to Congress - Oct. 1, 2022 - March 31, 2023'
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Inspector General issued the following semiannual report covering Oct. 1, 2022 through March 31, 2023 on May 30, 2023.

Here are excerpts:

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On behalf of the Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board, it is my pleasure to present this Semiannual Report to Congress, covering the period from October 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023. I continue to be grateful for the opportunity to lead this extraordinary group of managers, auditors, investigators, ... Show Full Article

NLRB Issues Decision on Morrison Management Specialists, Service Employees International Union Healthcare Minnesota & Iowa
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- The National Labor Relations Board issued the following decision (Case No. 18-UC-297357) by Region 18 Director Jennifer A. Hadsall:

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On June 8, 2022, Service Employees International Union Healthcare Minnesota and Iowa (Union) filed a unit clarification petition seeking to add a group of employees providing dietary services to the Sisters of Saint Francis (Sisters) residing at Assisi Heights, 1001 14th Street, Rochester, ... Show Full Article

NCUA Prohibits 1 Individual From Participating in Affairs of Any Federally Insured Depository Institution
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, June 1 -- The National Credit Union Administration issued the following news release on May 31, 2023:

The National Credit Union Administration issued one prohibition notice in May 2023. The individual named below is permanently prohibited from participating in the affairs of any federally insured depository institution.

* Kaitlin Kastet, a former employee of Citizens Credit Union, and First Community Credit Union, Jamestown, North Dakota

An Order of Prohibition prohibits a party from ever working for a federally insured depository institution.

In addition to Orders of ... Show Full Article

FDIC Issues Community Reinvestment Act Examination Schedules for Q3 2023, Q4 2023
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation issued the following news release on May 31, 2023:

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued the lists of institutions scheduled for a Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) examination during the third quarter 2023 and fourth quarter 2023. CRA regulations require each federal bank and thrift regulator to publish its quarterly CRA examination schedule at least 30 days before the beginning of each quarter.

The Community Reinvestment Act is a 1977 law intended to encourage insured banks and thrifts to help meet the credit ... Show Full Article

CFPB Orders Installment Lender OneMain to Pay $20 Million for Deceptive Sales Practices
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued the following news release on May 31, 2023:

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Lender pushed employees to hit sales targets and illegally withheld refunds

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has ordered installment lender OneMain Financial to pay $20 million in redress and penalties for failing to refund interest charged to 25,000 customers who cancelled purchases within a purported "full refund period," and for deceiving borrowers about needing to purchase add-on products to receive a loan. OneMain will pay $10 million in refunds to ... Show Full Article