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|New Legislation in North Carolina Impacts the Agribusiness Industry|
Ernest C. Pearson; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 18, 2016In the recently ended session in the General Assembly, Senate Bill 770 was enacted. This bill is entitled “An Act To Provide Further Regulatory Relief To The Agricultural Community.”
|North Carolina Adopts Additional Creditor Protections for the Full Payment Check Law|
Peter G. Pappas; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
August 3, 2016, previously published on July 19, 2016For years, businesses and individuals in North Carolina have quietly settled unliquidated or disputed debts in good faith by tendering a check or other negotiable instrument in full satisfaction of the claim under the common law and in more recent years under Section 25-3-311 of the North Carolina...
|Unions Pressure Carolina Farmers|
William H. Floyd; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
July 14, 2016, previously published on June 30, 2016Carolina farmers must constantly deal with changing weather and markets. Add one more challenge: labor unions. Recently, labor unions have actively targeted certain agribusinesses in the Carolinas.
|New DOL Rules Heighten Disclosure Requirements for Labor “Persuaders”|
James A. Byars; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
July 14, 2016, previously published on June 29, 2016The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced significant revisions to the “persuader” rules set forth in the Labor Management Reporting & Disclosure Act of 1959 (LMRDA). The new rules impose increased disclosure requirements for employers and any “labor relations...
|An Employer's Compliance Checklist to the EEOC's Final Wellness Program Regulations|
Suzanne G. Odom; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
June 13, 2016, previously published on June 1, 2016Employers implementing wellness programs have a number of laws to navigate: the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, as amended (HIPAA); the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA), among others. Most companies are...
|Consideration of Force Majeure in Construction Contracts|
Jonathan Massell, David A. Senter; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 25, 2016Before entering into a construction contract, consider how force majeure events are evolving in today’s world.
|Quid Pro Quo: When a “Gift” is not a Gift|
Burnet R. Maybank, James P. Rourke; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 8, 2016When it comes to properly documenting property and cash donations, most charities are well-versed with the IRS’ substantiation rules. But equally as important to those rules are the disclosure requirements regarding quid pro quo donations—that is, where the donor receives goods,...
|Tax Court to Exempt Orgs: Substantiate!|
James P. Rourke; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on March 16, 2016While we’re not even three full months into 2016, the United States Tax Court already has decided two cases, which disallowed tax deductions for donors based on a tax exempt entity’s failure to properly substantiate those donations.
|Appeals Procedures for Tax Court Cases|
Paul G. Topolka; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 1, 2016The Internal Revenue Service (Service) on March 23, 2016, issued Revenue Procedure 2016-22 which clarifies and describes the practices for the administrative appeals process in cases docketed in the United States Tax Court (Tax Court).
|Freedom of Information Act Ruling|
Bob Coble; Nexsen Pruet LLC;
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 7, 2016A recent ruling regarding South Carolina’s Freedom of Information Act is one to note. It came on February 22 in DomainsNewMedia.com vs. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce.