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HTMLAppointing Legacy Contacts for Facebook
Meredith Edwards Collins; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 31, 2015, previously published on July 7, 2015
Earlier this year (Feb. 2015), Facebook announced a new feature that allows Facebook users to designate a legacy contact to manage their Facebook account when they pass away. According to facebook.com, a legacy contact is, "[s]omeone you choose to look after your account if it's...

 

HTMLOSHA Issues New Guidance for Healthcare Entities
John D. Surma; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 14, 2015, previously published on July 10, 2015
According to the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (“OSHA”), 2013 statistics demonstrate that healthcare workers have a rate of work-related illness and injury that is nearly twice as high as the overall rate seen in private industry.1 In the last five years, OSHA has issued...

 

Adobe PDFJudges, Guns, And Facebook: Social Media Lessons For Businesses From The Tactical Firearms Case
Tara E. Nauful, Jack Pringle; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 24, 2015, previously published on May 1, 2015
Over the past few weeks, the internet has been abuzz over the battle raging between Jeremy Alcede, the former majority owner of CTIL, LLC, dba Tactical Firearms (the debtor), and the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. Mr. Alcede has doggedly clung to his contention that the...

 

HTMLAre You Ready for the New Student ID Requirements?
Patrick L. McCune, Patricia B. McMurray; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2015, previously published on May 28, 2015
Commencing June 1, 2015, Louisiana schools must adhere to several new restrictions and requirements regarding student identification and students’ personal information. This is the latest step in a process designed by the State in 2014 to protect students from identity theft. The new statutes...

 

HTMLThe FFIEC Warns Financial Institutions of the Dangers of Cyberattacks Involving Destructive Malware
Paul A. Carrubba, Jack Pringle; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2015, previously published on May 12, 2015
On March 30th, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued two Joint Statements1 on behalf of its members2 to warn financial institutions about the threats posed to various credentials by cyberattacks involving “destructive malware.”

 

HTMLOSHA Announces New Rules for Confined Spaces (Effective August 3, 2015)
John D. Surma, Collin G. Warren; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2015, previously published on May 15, 2015
On May 4, 2015, the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a new final rule in the Federal Register intended to increase protection for construction workers in confined spaces (e.g., manholes, crawl spaces, tanks and other confined spaces that are not intended...

 

HTMLOSHA Issues New Definition for Whistleblower Activity
John D. Surma, Collin G. Warren; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2015, previously published on May 15, 2015
In the past several months, we circulated several client alerts relative to a change in the definition of “whistleblower” and what constitutes a protected whistleblowing activity under Section 11(C) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. We also described what can be described as...

 

HTMLConfusion Surrounds the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
Tara E. Nauful, Jamie W. Olinto; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2015, previously published on May 20, 2015
The United States Supreme Court recently declined to review Crawford v. LVNV Funding, LLC, 758 F.3d 1254, 1257 (11th Cir. 2014) cert. denied, No. 14-858, 2015 WL 246891 (U.S. Apr. 20, 2015), an Eleventh Circuit decision that created a split amongst the circuits on the issue of the applicability of...

 

HTMLLouisiana Business Corporation Act
John F. Lyle; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 10, 2015, previously published on February 5, 2015
Effective January 1, 2015, Louisiana adopted the Louisiana Business Corporation Act (“Louisiana BCA”), which was drafted by Louisiana Law Institute’s Corporations Committee and replaces Louisiana’s Business Corporation Law. The Louisiana BCA is based on the Model Business...

 

HTMLMexico Energy Law - Round 1 Update
Derek José Anchondo; Adams and Reese LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2015, previously published on February 6, 2015
According to the Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos (e.g., the National Hydrocarbons Commission; “CNH”), as of Thursday, January 28th, 2015, twenty-three (23) companies have requested access to the data rooms from CNH in preparation for Mexico’s Licensing Round 1 shallow...

 


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