Document(s) published by this organization: 7
|Legal Update: Commercial Use of Drones Currently Prohibited for Most Industries...But Not Hollywood|
Daniel P. McInerny; Bose McKinney & Evans LLP;
October 15, 2014, previously published on September 26, 2014Several clients have contacted us requesting assistance in obtaining a permit to fly airborne drones for commercial use in their operations. Such aircraft are regulated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and are referred to by the FAA as Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or UAS. “Model...
|Health Plan Identifier Application Deadlines Are Established|
W. James Hamilton, Christine B. Zoccola; Bose McKinney & Evans LLP;
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 21, 2014Historically, health plans have been identified in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”) standard transactions by a variety of identifiers and these identifiers have different formats, both alphanumeric and numeric. Covered health care providers have expressed...
|Municipal Continuing Disclosure Cooperative Initiative (MCDC) Update|
Jacob A. McClellan, Dennis H. Otten; Bose McKinney & Evans LLP;
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 22, 2014Introduction: On March 10, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement announced the Municipal Continuing Disclosure Cooperative Initiative (the “MCDC Initiative”). The MCDC Initiative provides issuers and underwriters of municipal securities the...
|U.S. Department of Labor Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Extend FMLA Protections to Employees in Same-Sex Marriages|
Jeffrey Halbert; Bose McKinney & Evans LLP;
July 15, 2014, previously published on June 23, 2014On June 20, 2014, the U.S. Secretary of Labor, Thomas E. Perez, announced a proposed rule that will have significant impact on those employers covered by the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The announcement indicated the Department of Labor’s intent to extend the protections afforded...
|2014 Indiana General Assembly Repeals the Indiana Responsible Property Transfer Law (IRPTL)|
Bose McKinney Evans LLP;
July 15, 2014, previously published on June 24, 2014The Indiana Responsible Property Transfer Law (IRPTL), IC 13-25-3, has been in effect for over a decade and a half, requiring sellers of certain property to provide a disclosure form to potential purchasers and lenders at least thirty (30) days prior to transferring property in Indiana. The...
|Recent Decision Striking Down California Teacher-Tenure Laws Sparks National Debate|
Jonathan L. Mayes; Bose McKinney & Evans LLP;
June 24, 2014, previously published on June 12, 2014On June 10, 2014, a California state trial court judge held that California’s laws that govern teacher hiring, firing and tenure violated the California Constitution’s guarantee that all children will receive an education. The judge found that preventing dismissal of ineffective...
|SOX Whistleblower Protections Extend to Employees of Privately Held Companies that Contract with Public Companies|
Bose McKinney Evans LLP;
March 12, 2014, previously published on March 6, 2014The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 4, handed down an important decision regarding the reach of the anti-retaliation provisions of the federal Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), holding that the law’s whistleblower protections extend to contractors and subcontractors of publicly traded companies....