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By Eileen Y. Lee Breger
At the end of 2016, we saw two tragic deaths in one celebrity family. First, Carrie Fisher of Star Wars fame passed away on December 27, 2016, and then her mother, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds...
By Jon Barooshian
Howard Stern fans are accustomed to hearing the satellite radio personality rant about the federal government.
By Brian Mullin
Institutions are shielded from liability under Title IX when they take timely and reasonable measures in response to claims of sexual harassment.
By Jon Barooshian
How much were the late King of Pop's name and image worth when he died? His estate put the figure at $2,105 but the IRS believes the value is at least $434 million.
By AiVi Nguyen
In a rather disconnected decision on March 10, the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit ruled, in the case of Evans v. Georgia Regional Hospital, that while Title VII bars an employer from discriminating against an employee for failure to conform to gender stereotypes, it does not prohibit an employer from discriminating against an employee on the basis of sexual orientation.
By Ariel G. Sullivan
Last summer, Donald Trump received recognition for being the first Republican presidential nominee to mention the LGBTQ community in his acceptance speech.
By David Felper
In Farmer v. Kansas State University ("KSU"), a federal district court revisited the issue of when off-campus activity that would violate Title IX becomes the responsibility of a college or university to investigate and, if necessary, remediate.
By Robert G. Young
In a recent decision, the United States District Court for the Western District of New York denied a college's motion to dismiss an employee's claim for unpaid overtime hours under the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA").
By Eileen Y. Lee Breger
On July 31, 2015, the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 introduced new tax law that affects executors who are required to file a federal estate tax return...
By Kristin Wildman Shirahama
Caring for a sick, disabled or incapacitated loved one can be a stressful proposition, but a new Massachusetts law aims to ease the burden by providing formal support to family caregivers.
By Roger Zimmerman
You have worked hard, you are proud of your beer, and you want the market, if not the world, to know that it is your product.
By Anthony Dragga
On March 3, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it is temporarily suspending premium processing of H-1B skilled worker visa applications for up to six months, beginning on April 3, 2017/
By David Felper
In Farmer v. Kansas State University ("KSU"), a federal district court revisited the issue of when off-campus activity that would violate Title IX becomes the responsibility of a college or university to investigate and, if necessary, remediate.
By Vincent DeVito
Last week, the President issued an Executive Order entitled "Supporting Safe and Responsible Development of Unconventional Domestic Natural Gas Resources."