As we dive into LMA Tech Midwest, let’s start where everyone is: The keynote.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s new Final Rule as to the Fair Labor Standards Act’s “white collar” exemptions to overtime could open employers up to class action liability as previously exempt employees fail to meet new salary requirements.
We are at a watershed moment in aviation history.
You may not realize it, but under your jurisdiction’s version of Model Rule 3.4(d) you have an ethics duty to make reasonably diligent efforts to comply with legally proper discovery requests.
The first week, we started down the path of evaluating the cost of process improvement for a law department.
Full disclosure # 1: I, the author of this blog post, am a trial lawyer. Full disclosure # 2: The law firm that allows the publication of this blog post has many, many, many more trial lawyers.
Perhaps one of the most controversial energy sources these days is fracking—which is exactly why court cases on the matter are far from clear cut.
Wyoming U.S. District Court Declares Bureau of Land Management’s Hydraulic Fracturing Rule Unlawful.
The SEC recently agreed to a $1,000,000 settlement of an enforcement action against Morgan Stanley for its failure to have sufficient data security policies and procedures to protect customer data.
Last year, the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued a rule heightening the requirements placed on hydraulic fracturing operations on federal and tribal land.