Greenberg Traurig, LLP Philadelphia, PA Document Search Results (6)
|Will Your Company Be Wearing New SOX? - Supreme Court Expands Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblower Protection to Employees of Privately-Held Companies|
Robert M. Goldich, Michael J. Slocum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
March 14, 2014, previously published on March 11, 2014In a highly-anticipated decision having far-ranging impact for privately owned employers, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the whistleblower protections under § 1514A of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) extend not only to employees of publicly-held companies, but also to the employees of...
|Philadelphia Law Creates New Employee Rights, Employer Obligations Concerning Pregnancy and Related Medical Conditions|
Kelly Dobbs Bunting, Mariana Gaxiola, Christiana Lynn Schmitz; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
February 26, 2014, previously published on February 20, 2014On January 20, 2014, the Philadelphia Mayor enacted an amendment to the City Code that requires the city employers “to provide reasonable accommodations to an employee for needs related to pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition.” The provisions of the new City amendment...
|Sometimes You Don't Have to Register|
Steven M. Felsenstein, J. Scott Sheehan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
February 11, 2014, previously published on February 7, 2014On January 31, 2014, the Division of Trading and Markets (the Division) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission released a no-action letter indicating that the staff of the Commission would not recommend enforcement action against an “M&A Broker” (as that term is defined in the...
|EPA Formally Recognizes ASTM E1527-13 as Compliant with CERCLA's All Appropriate Inquiry Rule|
Kyle R. Johnson, Stephen C. Jones, Paul R. McIntyre; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
January 10, 2014, previously published on January 8, 2014On December 30, 2013, the U.S. EPA formally recognized a new standard (ASTM Standard E1527-13) to demonstrate compliance with the All Appropriate Inquiry (AAI) Rule when conducting Phase I environmental site assessments. The new Standard is the first significant revision to the ASTM Phase I...
|Vermiculite Regulation Update|
Daniel J. Ansell, Stephen C. Jones, Paul R. McIntyre, Steven C. Russo; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
July 15, 2013, previously published on July 10, 2013New York City building owners and tenants are required, prior to any significant demolition or alteration work, to perform environmental testing to determine if “asbestos-containing material” or “ACM” (defined as material containing more than 1% asbestos) is present at the...
|One Step Forward, One Step Back - NY Moves Forward on Its Environmental Self-Audit Policy as EPA Looks to Retreat|
Steven C. Russo, Adam B. Silverman; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 16, 2013, previously published on May 14, 2013New York’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently proposed an environmental “audit incentive” policy, which is similar to the United States’ Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) long standing self-audit policy. In its draft policy, DEC encourages...