Proskauer Rose LLP
New York Governor Kathy Hochul has declared a disaster emergency for the state through January 15, 2022 in the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in the state and the newly identified Omicron variant.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As we previously reported, arbitration agreements have come under increasing scrutiny in recent years, especially with regard to claims for sexual harassment/assault arising during employment.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On November 23, 2021, the SEC issued an award of $400,000 to a whistleblower who voluntarily provided the SEC with original information that assisted the agency in bringing a successful...
Kane Russell Coleman Logan
As we head toward year-end and look forward to 2022, there are planning tips for businesses and individuals to consider in order to retain current U.S. immigration benefits...
Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP
Legal pundits often debate the merits of arbitration versus litigation in State Court. Depending on the area of law, arbitration typically is the favored forum of resolution.
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd
On Tuesday, November 30, the Western District for Louisiana issued a preliminary injunction against the COVID-19 vaccine mandate issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS).
On November 30, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky issued an order granting a preliminary injunction to block the enforcement of the vaccine mandate for federal contractors and subcontractors in all covered contracts in Kentucky, Ohio, and Tennessee.
Michelman & Robinson LLP
The holidays are just around the corner, which means the Christmas songs we know and love are soon to be heard over and over again...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
While the SEC brought fewer total enforcement actions in FY21, the 3 percent decrease in the number of enforcement actions brought in FY21 versus FY20 does not reflect a decline in the SEC's...
Alston & Bird
What will the Department of Labor's new proposal changing the methodology used to set the adverse effect wage rate in the H-2A visa program mean to agricultural employers?
Butler Snow LLP
On November 30, 2021, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky issued an order granting a preliminary injunction to halt enforcement of the vaccine mandate for federal contractors...
Ropes & Gray LLP
On November 22, 2021, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a Notice of Commission Determination in Certain Percussive Massage Devices, Inv. No. 337-TA-1206...
In September 2021, the five-member Federal Trade Commission voted 3-2 along party lines to withdraw its support for the Vertical Merger Guidelines ("Guidelines") and related FTC commentary...
Jenner & Block
On November 30, 2021, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky issued an order (PI Order) enjoining the federal government from enforcing the federal contractor...
Fairfield and Woods
I am pleased to introduce my partner, Adrian Castro, of Fairfield and Woods, P.C.'s litigation and employment law departments.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
In its most recent set of proposed regulations on the Affordable Care Act ("ACA") information reporting issued on November 22, 2021, the IRS included a mixed bag of good news and bad news for employers and other reporting entities.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The first letter, Interpretive Letter 1170, concluded that banks may provide certain cryptocurrency custody services on behalf of customers.
As you get into your car at midnight on a Friday after an exhausting mediation, you begin to mentally replay how the day unfolded.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
The average weekly wage for 2022 will be $1,694.24. This is an increase from the prior AWW of $1,487.78.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In Mati Therapeutics, Inc. v. Ocular Therapeutix, Inc., the Federal Circuit issued a Rule 36 opinion affirming the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's ("PTAB's") Final Written Decision ("FWD") holding all challenged claims unpatentable.