Bills Would See NYC Eateries Face Lower Health Dept. Fines

Law360, New York (July 8, 2013, 2:25 PM EDT) -- New York City legislative leaders said Monday they would bring up a package of bills designed to decrease the “fine burden” restaurateurs say they have faced since the city began giving eateries food safety letter grades in 2010.

Since the headline-grabbing grades were implemented, health inspections — and fines — have gone way up, lawmakers including New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said. They are proposing unspecified fine reductions, a more favorable appeals process and other changes to the law in order to ratchet down...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.