On Thursday, the Federal Election Commission (FEC) was unable to agree on whether Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. could sponsor a Separate Segregated Fund (a corporate “SSF” or “PAC” in common parlance) that solicited contributions from the employees of its dealers and service centers.
Charles Bacon, a 23 year old mechanical engineer, was driving in Manhattan on August 17, 2007 when he was stopped at a red light and his car was struck in the rear.
The holiday season is in full swing. Ugly sweater party invitations have been sent out, and New Year’s plans are underway.Recipes calling for raw eggs are plentiful during the holidays.
In the reasonable accommodation context, the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) envisions an interactive process by which employers and employees work together to assess whether an employee’s disability can be reasonably accommodated.
Typically, an employee receiving a lump sum payment under a separation or settlement agreement must wait for a period of time to receive unemployment compensation.
Earlier this week, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Communications and Technology Subcommittee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) announced plans to hold hearings and commission white papers next year in preparation for a wholesale rewrite of the Communications Act in 2015.
In the past, resolving contract disputes between sophisticated parties meant spending years litigating in the court system, including having to go through extensive discovery, motion practice, and trial, and then an appeal.
This past summer officially marked the fourth year of recovery following the 2007-09 recession, dubbed a “mancession” by some.
A picture is said to be worth a thousand words, right? Well, eight pictures are worth $1.22 million, in the case of Haitian photographer Daniel Morel.