Modern life (particularly in the context of the welfare state) is full of overlapping obligations, which vary in terms of priority: if one party fails to discharge its liability, another’s liability kicks in. MORE.
California’s Child Abuse and Neglect Report Act (CANRA) requires individuals who are statutorily defined as “mandated reporters” to report known or reasonably suspected child abuse or neglect to law enforcement personnel and social service agencies. MORE.
H-1B cap-subject petition registration will begin March 1, 2021 through March 20, 2021. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will select 85,000 petitions for the H-1B cap (65,000 for the general category and 20,000 for the US advanced degree category). MORE.
On January 7, 2021, the Department of Labor (DOL) published a final rule to clarify the standard for independent contractors under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). MORE.
We are pleased to announce that the Executive Committee of the NY State Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Law Section unanimously voted to bestow on Evan Spelfogel the Section’s Life Time Achievement Award. This has been awarded only three times before in the Section’s forty-five year history. Formal presentation will take place during the Section’s
The Supreme Court recently handed down its judgment in a landmark case, Alexander Devine Children’s Cancer Trust v House Solutions Ltd, this being the first time the highest court has been required to decide an appeal on section 84 of the Law of Property Act 1925. MORE.