Gerri's Spotlight

  • August 27, 2014

    The Dirty Little Secret Of The Drug Industry

    It’s the dirty little secret of the drug industry: That expiration date on your prescription or over the counter medications may be virtually meaningless.

  • August 26, 2014

    The Whopper Takes On Canada

    Burger King’s acquisition of Canadian coffee and donut chain, Tim Horton’s, has drawn criticism from many corners including our friends to the north, who are concerned that the classic chain will get an apple pie makeover, but the most succinct critique I heard today came from a Burger King customer on the streets of New York who had just finished lunch. “It’s the American Whopper,” she said.

  • August 01, 2014

    GM Compensation Fund Officially Open For Business

    Today is the first day that victims of the GM ignition switch disaster can file claims for compensation. Ken Feinberg, who is running the victim’s compensation fund, says he expects claimants to accompany their applications with relevant data such as police reports, black box data, photos of the car, any warranty and medical records. Even the car itself may become an important part of his evaluation of claims.

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