Mayor fails to gain approval over lunch

...When you put your finger to your face, you're about to tell 'em something.'" QUOTE OF THE WEEK: "He's a hired mouthpiece. I'm just a mouthpiece." ? Marion Williams, grousing about city General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie

SC reviews permit applications for offshore seismic surveys; conservation groups opposed

...Continental Shelf between 2017 and 2022.Any DHEC decision on the surveying permits can be appealed to NOAA's Office of General Counsel.Advocates of offshore drilling say it will help the nation's energy needs and mean jobs and revenues for the states...

McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...have said they're not responsible for employment decisions at franchised restaurants.The matter has reached the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, which said late last year that McDonald's could be named as a joint employer...

Drone ban in effect April 2-13

...international event" coming up, said sheriff's Col. Robert Partain.The original code amendment prepared by General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie and presented for the first time on Tuesday's meeting agenda banned all drone use at any time in...

Larry McCormack

...Owens-Illinois and Westinghouse. He moved to Aiken, SC, with Westinghouse/ SRS in 1989 where he worked in the General Counsel's Office. Larry is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary; his son, Ian McCormack (Angie) of Westerville...

AP sues State Department, seeking Clinton records

...2016 presidential candidate, during some of the most significant issues of our time," said Karen Kaiser, AP's general counsel. Said AP Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll: "The Freedom of Information Act exists to give citizens a clear view...

Late 3-pointer propels Bulls over Thunder

...age limit for go pro lowered in the next round of collective bargaining.National Basketball Players Association general counsel Gary Kohlman said "quite likely the union will be taking a radically different position" than the NBA on the age...

How upcoming legal cases may change the future of franchises

...officials. The agency's Office of General Counsel contends McDonald's is a joint...representatives.The NLRB's general counsel contends McDonald's, through...In a statement following the general counsel's decision, McDonald's said...

Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

...including a veto of commission actions, require legislation passed by the Georgia General Assembly, according to Augusta General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie.Davis also wants authority to approve contracts, set a budget and audit city finances, among...

American Express loses case involving retailer policies

...card market is broken and the consequence has been high fees for merchants and consumers," said Mallory Duncan, general counsel for the National Retail Federation, which represents most of the nation's most well-known retail companies...