This week the United States Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that we have previously reported on that was filed against Abercrombie & Fitch.
I have been following this protracted saga for some time and there is another chapter now being written. The law firm of Skadden Arps is being sued in a Fair Labor Standards Act collective action by lawyers claiming they were not doing legal work because all they did was document review.
On Friday, February 20, 2015, a federal judge issued an unusual order in Fujiwara, et al. v. Sushi Yasuda, LTD, et al, 12-cv-8742(WHP) (S.D.N.Y. Feb. 20, 2015).
As previously reported, Sea World’s commitment to the health and preservation of marine mammals was in the spotlight this week, when their uniquely qualified rescue team assisted local and fish and wildlife officials with the remarkable rescue of 17 manatees from drainage pipes in Florida.
I had a different Fair Housing Defense blog entry ready for today, but it will wait until next month. I got a call this morning from a lawyer in Michigan who, like me, represents professional apartment management companies.
Mediation, it is a process and concept with which most people are familiar.
A little known aspect of the FLSA is the need for an employer to include non-discretionary bonuses when calculating the regular rate for purposes of overtime calculation.
Gray market goods are typically defined as authentic items sold by an unauthorized retailer.
Today, February 24, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director León Rodríguez announced that, as of May 26, 2015, certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants who are seeking employment-based lawful permanent resident (LPR) status will be eligible for employment authorization.
In a 21 page opinion (the “Opinion”) released February 20, 2015, in the Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc bankruptcy (Case No. 14-12103), Judge Gross, granted the motion of Trump AC Casino Marks, LLC (“Trump AC”) to modify the automatic stay to allow litigation to proceed, which could result in termination of their license with the Debtors.