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By Elisaveta Dolghih
In August, Massachusetts became the 49th state to sign into law its version of a Uniform Trade Secrets Act (MUTSA).
By Tracy D. Forbath
Does Signing "Approved As to Form and Content" Bind an Attorney to the Terms of a Settlement? New California Appellate Decision Holds "No."
By Lann McIntyre
Recently, the California Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division Three (Santa Ana) partially published an opinion in an attorney malpractice case – Knutson v. Foster (Aug. 8, 2018, G054247) __Cal.App.5th ____.
By Courtney Longo, William Sung
The Massachusetts Noncompetition Agreement Act (M.G.L. c. 149 § 24L) applies to employee noncompetition agreements entered into on or after October 1, 2018.
By William W. Mauke, Joshua D. Curry
In Click-to-Call Technologies, LP v. Ingenio, Inc. et al., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit overturned the PTAB, holding that service of a complaint that is later voluntarily dismissed without...
By Daniel Cetina
On August 13, 2018, Illinois Governor Bruce V. Rauner vetoed legislation that would have lowered the threshold requirement for liability under the Illinois Human Rights Act (IHRA) from 15 employees to one.
By Jeffrey Liptrot
Such was the case here, where the employer's insurers litigated coverage for this claim over many years.
By Jeffrey Liptrot
Settling workers' compensation claims is often a method used to resolve difficult cases or those cases where high benefit exposure exists.
By Frank Cannizzaro
With the increasing number of states legalizing marijuana, it's clear that it will have an effect on the workplace injury compensability.
By Ryan Frazier
Since nearly every worker's compensation case involves the provision of medication, the adoption of a "formulary" to address that care has the potential to impact nearly every case, in large or small ways.
By Kyle D. Black
Hate crimes occur in the workplace in every state.
By Frank Cannizzaro
In 2016, California voters approved Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative (CMLI), which legalized recreational marijuana in the state.
By Jay Kramer
New York Partner Jay Kramer was recently quoted by in the site's article, "Boston Children's Hospital DDoS Attacker Convicted."
By Ashley Arnett
Embodied in the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the de minimis doctrine provides that employers are not required to pay employees ...
By Peter Shapiro
New York employers have been given clear warnings by both state and city governments that victims of sexual harassment deserve special attention, evidenced by the law making these victims...
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