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By Helen M. McFarland
Starting on January 1, 2018, all Washington employers, regardless of size, are required to provide paid sick leave to their employees.
By Peter Rossi, Matthew Daniels
Floods lead to costly claims for insurance companies. Unfortunately, subrogated insurers are frequently precluded from pursuing governmental entities that cause flooding...
By Marcela Stras, Elena Park
With one of the most divisive presidential elections in U.S. history behind us, the question remains: How will the election of Donald Trump affect business immigration?
By Jennifer A. Brandt
Two recent decisions highlight the importance of contracts between parties in cases involving assisted reproduction technology (ART).
By Abby Sher
Earlier this month, the 7th Circuit affirmed a district court order that held an insurer properly denied coverage to the insured law firm based on its failure to comply with the reporting requirements under its claims-made professional liability policy.
By Mark Gallant
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) refused to count days of care for the plaintiff hospitals' Pennsylvania GA patients on the stated basis that those patients are not "eligible" to receive benefits under the federal Medicaid program.
By Robert Phelan
A severe recent federal court decision in New York state emphasized the importance of having your subrogation counsel identify and notify the insurer for potentially responsible parties of subrogation claims as soon as possible.
By Shari Shapiro
Pennsylvania State Senator Charles McIlhinney (R-10) circulated a memo on March 20, 2013 seeking co-sponsors on a bill to amend Pennsylvania’s Construction Code Act (PCCA).
By Marcela Stras
A bipartisan group of eight U.S. senators has introduced the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013, an 844-page bill that aims to bolster border security and seeks to provide some of the nation's 11 million undocumented people with a path to citizenship.
By Robert Freeman
President Obama has recently released his FY2014 budget, outlining several proposals to fund new infrastructure programs.
By Ronald Wick
The Supreme Court held today that a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act may not continue if a defendant, prior to conditional certification, has mooted the named plaintiff’s case through an offer of full relief.
By Judy Mayer
While the implementation of compliance programs to encourage the development and use of internal controls to monitor adherence of the health care industry to applicable statutes, regulations, and program requirements has long been considered a best practice, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has made them mandatory.
By Benjamin Blume, Gary Klinger
In "Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Knowles", the U.S. Supreme Court held that a class-action plaintiff may not avoid the effect of the federal Class Action Fairness Act.
By Marcela Stras
Most people know about the wealth of information on the USCIS website at, but did you know you can find USCIS on Twitter (@uscis), YouTube (/uscis) and the USCIS blog The Beacon!
By Michael Schmidt
A discussion on the impact of social media on employers.
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