The highly pathogenic avian influenza virus that was first identified in the US in December 2014, has spread from wild birds and backyard flocks to chicken and turkey commercial flocks in Arkansas, California, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, South Dakota, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming, as reported by USDA.
April showers bring May flowers, but recently April has brought a flurry of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) discrimination enforcement directed to the protection of transgendered employees under Title VII.
On March 30th, the Chicago Cubs assigned wunderkind slugger Kris Bryant to its minor league affiliate in Iowa, rather than bringing him north from spring training for MLB’s opening day.
Generally, if an employee is going to complain of harassment by a supervisor, in my experience, the complaint is raised to another person, such as another manager or Human Resources.
The case of Sullivan v. Sullivan, Del. Supr. No. 258, 2014, April 21, 2015, raised multiple issues on appeal. Of particular interest was Mr. Sullivan’s request to receive credit for alimony payments made after Ms. Sullivan began cohabiting with her boyfriend.
We have all had this happen. Letters get written back and forth to try to settle a matter and/or you just file a motion because the issue is clear based upon the law and the facts.
We are all happy with the falling gasoline prices we have experienced, but, as lawyers, we (seemingly) always look for the dark spot in the sky.
So it’s break up time and you can’t wait to “move on” in not just the emotional but the physical sense of the word.
On April 19, 2015, Frederick’s of Hollywood, Inc., and its affiliated companies (the “Debtors” or “Frederick’s”) filed chapter 11 bankruptcy petitions in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
For years, firms have been using wrap products to charge an annual fee based upon the value of assets under management regardless of the number of trades, as opposed to fees per trade.