December 1, 2016
Courtesy of NACS
The card company has changed the U.S. domestic EMV activation deadline for automated fuel dispensers until 2020.
SAN FRANSICSO – Visa Inc. has delayed its deadline for installing EMV chip-card readers in U.S. gasoline pumps after retailer discussions made clear that they would not have enough time to complete the multibillion-dollar upgrades, reports Bloomberg.
November 28, 2016
Thank you to everyone who participated in our GACSPAC Annual Sporting Clay Tournament! View pictures from the event.
Special thank you to our sponsors:
Aden’s Minit Markets; Altria Group Distribution Company; Anheuser-Busch, Inc.; Clipper Petroleum; Coca-Cola Refreshments USA; Core Mark International; Eagle Rock Distributing Company; Eby-Brown Company; Enmark Stations, Inc.; Frito-Lay; Gate Marketing; Golden Pantry Food Stores; H. T. Hackney Company; Jet Food Stores; Meco of Atlanta, Inc.; National Tobacco; Nestle; PepsiCo Beverages Company; Petroleum Services Group; R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; Royal Cup Coffee; S & D Coffee & Tea; Stewart Distribution; Swedish Match North America; Swisher International, Inc.; World Pay
November 11, 2016
New Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) exemption regulations go into effect December 1. Yesterday, GACS hosted a webinar featuring Atlanta employment-law attorneys John Thompson (Fisher Phillips) and Jay Rollins (Schwartz Rollins) who provided information to help GACS members make decisions and understand what we might expect in the future from a plaintiff’s attorney’s viewpoint. View the recorded version of the webinar.
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The Denver Post
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