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HTMLNew DFARS Rule: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts
William F. Bresee; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
May 15, 2014, previously published on May 7, 2014
On May 6, 2014, the Department of Defense / Defense Acquisition Regulations System released a new final Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (“DFARS”) rule on the detection and avoidance of counterfeit electronics parts (case 2012-DO55). The new rule addresses Defense...

 

HTMLThe Department of Justice Files a Statement of Interest in Support of ADA Title III Point-of-Sale Litigation
Alisa N. Carr; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2014, previously published on April 28, 2014
On April 10, 2014, the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed a Statement of Interest in the matter of New v. Lucky Brand Dungaree Stores, Inc., 14-CV-20574 (S.D. Fla.) asking the District Court to find a valid claim of discrimination under Title III of the Americans with...

 

HTMLThe Importance of Registering Your Trademark in Foreign Countries
Alan M. Kindred; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
April 29, 2014
Clients that are currently manufacturing a product in a foreign country, or that have an intention to manufacture or sell products to consumers in that particular country, should strongly consider registering their trademark in that country. Trademark laws are national. That generally means that if...

 

HTMLAllegheny County Property Tax Assessment Appeals- Deadline to File is March 31, 2014
Alisa N. Carr, Kenneth C. Foltz; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
April 8, 2014, previously published on March 26, 2014
If you own commercial or residential real estate in Allegheny County, Monday, March 31, 2014 is the deadline to:

 

HTMLSupreme Court Rules on “Donning and Doffing”
Sally Griffith Cimini, Lauren N. Diulus, Ashley R. Hileman; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 12, 2014
In Sandifer v. United States Steel Corp., No. 12-417 (Jan. 27, 2014), a case that has been closely watched by labor attorneys, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a victory for employers of unionized workers where the employer and a union representing its employees have expressly negotiated a contractual...

 

HTMLSunset to Sunrise Hospital Stay Required for “Inpatient Care” Under FMLA
Sally Griffith Cimini, Lauren N. Diulus, Ashley R. Hileman; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 12, 2014
Employers often struggle with the meaning of “serious health condition” when determining whether an employee is eligible for leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”). The FMLA grants eligible employees the right to take up to 12 workweeks of leave during a...

 

HTMLEEOC Scrutiny of Separation Agreements Continues
Sally Griffith Cimini, Lauren N. Diulus, Ashley R. Hileman; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 12, 2014
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) recently commenced an action against CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (“CVS”) alleging that certain provisions within its Separation Agreement, including those that address “non-disparagement” and “non-disclosure of...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Federal Court Strictly Interprets FCRA Disclosure Requirements
Sally Griffith Cimini, Lauren N. Diulus, Ashley R. Hileman; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 12, 2014
Employers who use third party firms to conduct background and reference checks need to carefully review their disclosure and authorization forms in light of recent litigation concerning the inclusion of additional provisions and waiver language. The Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”)...

 

HTMLPresident Signs New Executive Order Increasing Federally Contracted Workers’ Wages to $10.10
David E. Renner; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
February 19, 2014, previously published on February 13, 2014
President Barack Obama signed a new executive order on February 12, 2014 raising the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour for workers working under new and renegotiated federal contracts starting on January 1, 2015. Wage rates will remain the same under current government contracts until the time of...

 

HTMLAmerican Tax Relief Act of 2012: Portability of Applicable Exclusion Amount Between Spouses
Stephanie L. Pate; Leech Tishman;
Legal Alert/Article
February 12, 2014, previously published on January 31, 2014
On January 1, 2013, Congress passed the American Tax Relief Act of 2012 (“ATRA”). One key provision of ATRA was to make permanent the portability of the applicable exclusion amount between spouses (“Portability”).

 


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