On January 26, 2023, the Michigan Court of Appeals released a highly anticipated opinion on Michigan’s Paid Medical Leave Act and minimum wage in the case of Mothering Justice vs Nessel which tackled the constitutionality of the legislative “adopt-and-amend” strategy that changed ballot proposals and impacted Michigan’s minimum hourly wage rate and paid medical leave.
The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR) requires parties to transactions meeting certain size thresholds to make notification filings with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice and to observe a waiting period before closing.
In a recent case (C-61/21), contrary to settled case-law, the Court of Justice of the European Union did not oblige a Member State to pay compensation.
From 1st April 2023, commercial landlords run the risk of falling foul of important energy legislation changes, in the event their properties have poor EPC ratings.
As public companies prepare their 2022 annual reports and 2023 proxy statements, they will need to contend with a host of new requirements and disclosure updates stemming from the current geopolitical and economic environment, a bevy of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulatory activity and several revisions to the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL).
Effective January 1, 2023, the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) (the “OBCA”) was amended to require each private Ontario corporation (a “Corporation”) to prepare and maintain a “transparency register” (the “Transparency Register”).
Earlier this month, and for the first time, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) took legal action via Section 5 of the FTC Act, against two individuals and three companies, compelling them to drop noncompete provisions.
The European Parliament and Council have reached a provisional agreement in December 2022 to overhaul EU rules on batteries aiming to make all batteries placed on the EU market more sustainable, circular and safe.