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By Mark Haskell, George Billinson, Lamiya Rahman
On August 16, 2019, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC" or "the Commission") issued an order granting in part and denying in part requests for further clarification of its reform
By Jared Zola, Daniel Belzil
Almost two years after Hurricane Harvey devastated parts of Texas and Louisiana, Central America, and several Caribbean islands, the coverage issues arising out of it are far from resolved
By Ian Ascher, Jared Zola
The insurance market has proven to be a difficult environment for buyers in 2019. The long tenure of the soft insurance market cycle is changing
By Caroline Powell Donelan, Caitlin I. Sanders
Just last year, the California Supreme Court in Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal. 5th 903 ("Dynamex")
By Jason Reisman
Today, the U.S. Department of Labor has unveiled arguably the most employer-anticipated action taken during the Trump administration
By Jonathan Waldron, Stefanos Roulakis
The U.S. State Department published new guidance on visas issued to crewmembers who will work aboard vessels engaged in offshore wind farm operations.
By Michael Slattery
We discussed in a previous blog post how the current state of the law at the U.S Government Accountability Office ("GAO")
By Caroline Powell Donelan, Taylor Morosco
While talking heads focused on the debates heating up in Houston last week, the California Supreme Court on Thursday put an end to a nearly
By Jonathan Waldron, Dana Merkel
The U.S. Coast Guard has published new guidance setting forth its interpretation of when a vessel's keel is considered laid and building progression standards to determine what may be accepted in establishing the build date for a vessel.
By Thomas J. Szymanski
Effective January 1, 2020, private employers in New Jersey are prohibited from asking job applicants about their salary, wage, and benefit history.
By Carolyn Cody-Jones
A recent decision in the federal district court for the Eastern District of California is one of the first to recognize application of the False Claims Act to Department of Defense cybersecurity requirements, ...
By Thomas J. Szymanski
As we cautioned on November 15, 2018, Governor Phil Murphy's top legislative priority to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour is inching closer to a reality.
By Jason Reisman
On January 23, 2019, the Department of Labor ("DOL") passed along another potential bombshell rule ...
By Jason Reisman
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") reappears to address an issue that has most American employers on edge.
By Andrew Napier
On December 6, the Philadelphia City Council passed two pieces of legislation that already are being touted as altering the landscape for workers in the city, especially those in the service industry.
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