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|Mindful Planning and Management Can Yield Municipality Internship Program Success|
David Mullen; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
November 3, 2016, previously published on October 18, 2016Student interns are becoming increasingly popular at all levels of government. Hiring an intern sounds like a win-win situation - the municipality gets an enthusiastic, educated and engaged worker for little-to-no expense, while a student gains the chance to explore a potential career field in a...
|How to Protect Attorney-Fee Invoice Information Under Ohio's Public Records Act|
Thomas R. Kendall; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
November 3, 2016, previously published on October 18, 2016Public offices, such as city government and police, often retain outside legal counsel for advice and representation. After a firm submits its invoice to the public office for payment, the invoice, in part, becomes a public record. As with all public records, the invoice is subject to release if...
|Election Day is Coming - What are Your Obligations as an Employer?|
Richard I. Greenberg, Daniel J. Jacobs; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
November 2, 2016, previously published on October 25, 2016With Election Day drawing near, and large voter turnout expected, employers should ensure they are aware of state law requirements related to providing employees with time off. While not all states impose requirements on employers, some impose time off obligations with the possibility of criminal...
|Legalized Marijuana: Lessons From the U.S. Experience|
Alicia Czarnowski, Timothy J. McCunn; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
October 28, 2016, previously published on October 24, 2016In December 2015, the Government of Canada announced in its Speech from the Throne that it would begin the process of legalizing and regulating recreational access to marijuana. Though the possession and selling of marijuana remains a criminal offence until a full legislative and regulatory regime...
|Employer Voting Procedures — Know Your State Laws|
Terri Imbarlina Patak; Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.;
October 28, 2016, previously published on October 19, 2016From our offices in California, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and West Virginia, Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote represents clients across the country. With the election quickly approaching, it is a good time for employers to revisit their...
|U.S. Government Terminates Sanctions Against Burma, Issues FAQs Regarding Iran Sanctions|
Sean Thomas Boyce, Laura Fraedrich, Michael P. (Mike) Gurdak, Fahad A. Habib, D. Grayson Yeargin; Jones Day;
October 26, 2016, previously published on October 2016On October 7, 2016, the U.S. government, consistent with previously stated intentions, lifted the economic and financial sanctions against Burma (Myanmar). Separately, the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") amended its Frequently Asked Questions...
|'Duress in a Knowledge Economy' - Higher Education and the Impact of Brexit|
Emma Flower; Withers Bergman LLP;
October 26, 2016, previously published on October 14, 2016Oxford University has recently been in the news for having been awarded first place in the Times Higher Education global universities' league table, displacing the five-time winner, the California Institute of Technology. Other than the US, the UK has the highest number of world-class universities...
|Election Time and the Minnesota Voter Leave Law|
Bruce J. Douglas; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.;
October 25, 2016, previously published on October 17, 2016Minnesota is one of several states that require all employers, both public sector and private sector, to grant time off with pay to employees to vote in the upcoming general election to be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
|A New Primer on Voting Leave Requirements: Are You Ready for the Elections?|
Matthew K. Johnson; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.;
October 25, 2016, previously published on October 19, 2016The U.S. general election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016. In this election, voters will determine the next president of the United States, and all 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and 34 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate are up for grabs. In addition, 12 states will hold...
|Common Reporting Standard: HMRC Releases Revised Guidance for UK Charities|
Alana Petraske; Withers Bergman LLP;
October 25, 2016, previously published on September 28, 2016The Common Reporting Standard (CRS) is, like FATCA before it (a regime established by US legislation, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, which was brought into UK law by a treaty with the US), an information exchange regime aimed at international tax transparency: 'financial institutions' are...