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HTMLFlorida Legislative Report: When Appearance and Reality are ‘Solar Opposites’
H. Lee Moffitt, Jennifer Wilson; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 14, 2016, previously published on May 9, 2016
As the familiar phrase goes, “what you see isn’t always what you get.” For Florida voters, that may very well be the case this November, as two competing groups work to persuade voters to either cement—or modify—current solar energy policy in Florida. The question at...

 

HTMLDepartment of Labor Finally Announces Deadline for Salary Threshold for White Collar Exemptions
Katherine Cazayoux Brownlee, Brooke Duncan; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 14, 2016, previously published on May 19, 2016
The U.S. Department of Labor has issued the much-anticipated update to the FLSA overtime regulations. The new rules take effect on December 1, 2016. The final salary threshold rule is slightly lower than the Department’s proposal but still doubles the salary threshold for executive,...

 

HTMLData Privacy Bulletin: Essential Computer Security Tips for All Businesses and Employees
Jack Pringle; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 14, 2016, previously published on April 28, 2016
In a connected world, sound information security practices are crucial for every employee of a business. Even a single simple lapse in judgment, like clicking on a link in a “phishing” email, can put all computer networks- and the sensitive information stored on them- at risk.

 

HTMLEleventh Circuit Holds that Bankruptcy Rules, not Federal Rules, Apply to Cases Arising Under Title 11 that are Tried in the District Court
Lynn Welter Sherman; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 13, 2016
In the most recent chapter of the Rosenberg involuntary bankruptcy, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has held that when a case “arising under” the Bankruptcy Code is tried by the District Court, the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure govern. Rosenberg v. DVI Receivables XIV,...

 

HTMLReady or Not... the New FLSA Regs Are Coming and School Districts will be impacted
John S. Hooks, James A. Keith, Elizabeth Lee Maron, Jessica I. Morris; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 8, 2016
The Department of Labor (“DOL”) plans to more than double the minimum annual salary necessary for FLSA exemptions - currently $23,660 to $50,440. The DOL will likely issue a final rule later this year. This will be one of the biggest workplace regulatory changes of the year (hence, why...

 

HTMLFurther Loosening of Cuban Sanctions to Expand Access to Finance, Trade and Travel
Ira Gonzalez; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2016, previously published on February 1, 2016
The Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and the Department of Commerce announced new amendments to Cuban policy to "further implement the new direction toward Cuba" announced by President Obama in December 2014.

 

HTMLOSHA Extends Comment Period for Updated Safety and Health Management Guidelines
John D. Surma, Collin G. Warren; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2016, previously published on February 12, 2016
On February 1, 2016, the United States Department of Labor - OSHA announced it is extending the public comment period on an updated version of its voluntary Safety and Health Management Guidelines. The current comment period was announced on November 16, 2015 and was set to close on February 15,...

 

HTMLSCOTUS to TCPA Defendants: Offer of Complete Relief to Lead Plaintiff is No Easy Out from Class Actions
Christopher A. Roach; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 9, 2016, previously published on January 22, 2016
What happens when you make an offer they can't refuse . . . and they refuse? The Supreme Court addressed this question in the context of complete relief offers to lead plaintiffs in Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez, a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action.

 

HTMLCriminal Prosecutions and Workplace Safety
John D. Surma, Collin G. Warren; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 15, 2016, previously published on December 18, 2015
On September 15, 2015, we wrote an OSHA Bulletin that summarized a memorandum issued by Deputy Attorney General Yates. On December 17, 2015, Yates issued another memorandum that will impact all employers and that relates to “Prosecution of Worker Safety Violations.”

 

HTMLCongress Tackling Injury Standards in Class Actions (Again)
B. Jeffrey Brooks, William B. Gaudet; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 15, 2016, previously published on January 7, 2016
Concerns over state courts allowing class actions to proceed, the impact on the U.S. economy, and the undue pressure on companies to settle for significant sums spurred Congress to pass the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005. Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, expressing these same...

 


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