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HTMLSenate Debates Climate Change
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 23, 2015
The question of climate change has been a contentious one - at least among politicians - which is why it is surprising whenever you can get a vote on the issue to garner the support of 98 of the Senate's 100 members. This week, however, during the debate on the Keystone XL pipeline, that's exactly...

 

HTMLOhio Chamber Enlists Ernst & Young Study to Demonstrate Opposition to Tax Proposal
Michael Caputo, Rebecca M. Kuhns, Aaron M. Ockerman, Todd A. Snitchler; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 13, 2015
The House Ways and Means Committee heard from Ernst & Young (EY) this week regarding a study commissioned by the Ohio Chamber of Commerce and the Coalition of Ohio Metro Chambers of Commerce regarding an analysis of the governor’s tax proposal in the budget. The focus of the EY analysis...

 

HTMLAttorney Fees Awarded Only After Party Obtains Injunctive Relief
Leslie A. Dickinson; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
The Michigan Supreme Court recently overruled over 30 years of Court of Appeals case law about recovering attorney’s fees under the Open Meetings Act (OMA.) In Speicher v Columbia Township Board of Trustees, No. 148617, the defendant township changed its regular meeting schedule, but failed...

 

HTMLKentucky Senate Approves Shared Lottery Games Measure
Eric D. Frank; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on February 13, 2015
The Kentucky Senate today approved a measure to amend Kentucky’s lottery laws to add “shared lottery games” tying lottery ticket sales and horse races together. Senate Bill 74 permits proceeds from lottery ticket sales to be used to place pari-mutuel wagers by the Kentucky Lottery...

 

HTMLWorkers’ Comp Bill Passes House without Drama
Michael Caputo, Rebecca M. Kuhns, Aaron M. Ockerman, Todd A. Snitchler; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 13, 2015
House Bill 52, the biennial budget for the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC), passed the House unanimously this week. The $552.4 million budget is a four percent decrease compared to the appropriation for the previous biennium, a savings of more than $23 million.

 

HTMLThe Duty to Report Data Leaks
Jacomijn Christ, Hans Urlus; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 5, 2015
On Feb. 1, 2015, the Dutch House of Representatives voted in favor of a legislative bill introducing a duty to report data leaks. The bill, titled Duty to Report Data Leaks and the Expansion of the Administrative Penalty Competence of Dutch Data Protection Authority (Dutch DPA), will amend the...

 

HTMLSEC Announces Enforcement Actions against Municipal Bond Issuer and Its Former Officials
John M. Kamins; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
The municipal bond industry took notice of enforcement actions of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced on November 6, 2014. These were separate settlements of SEC securities fraud charges against a Michigan city and two of its former officials individually, based on allegedly...

 

HTMLWhen is Whistleblowing Not a Protected Activity?
Michael R. Blum; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
Whistleblowing has received considerable attention recently. Not only has there been an explosion of lawsuits claiming violations of whistleblower protection laws, but whistleblowing is encouraged by the government as evidenced by the U.S. Senate’s declaration of July 30, 2014 as...

 

HTMLDemocrats Push Back Hard Against GOP Iran Letter
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 13, 2015
It was difficult to imagine relations between Senate Republicans and Senate Democrats could get any testier, until 47 GOPers wrote a letter to Iran’s leaders warning that any deal with President Obama might not outlast his presidency.

 

HTMLAnother Week, Another Keystone Related Vote
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 6, 2015
As expected, President Obama vetoed legislation authorizing building of the Keystone XL pipeline. The veto, however, isn't the end of the legislative odyssey of the much-debated pipeline.

 


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