Finance News

Kenneth Welt, senior trustee, United States Bankruptcy Court

Pilot Program in Bankruptcy Selling Houses, Skipping Foreclosure

By Samantha Joseph |

Bankruptcy trustee Ken Welt says he can't meet demand for a pilot program selling houses in bankruptcy and converting no-asset properties into distributions for secured and unsecured creditors.

Employee Social Media Privacy Gets Senate Panel Backing

By News Service of Florida |

Most employees and job seekers could refuse to turn over private user names and passwords for social media sites without retribution, under a revived measure approved by a Senate panel.

Uber iPhone app.

Hearing Officer: Uber Drivers Aren't Employees

By Celia Ampel |

Uber is on the road to defeating a state decision that its drivers should be considered employees, not independent contractors.