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PERM applications: longer processing times and continued scrutiny by Department of Labor

USA - August 21 2013 Applications for Permanent Labor Certification (PERM) continue to face intense scrutiny, increased audits and denials by the Department of Labor

The new acquisition method of accounting and your business combination

USA - June 10 2008 If your company is contemplating entering into a purchase or sale transaction in the coming months or is in the process of closing such a transaction, in addition to all of the other steps to consider and address in the acquisition process, you should also keep in mind the new business combination accounting rules that are about to go into effect

The UK Border Agency announce changes to minimum salary thresholds, standard occupation codes and resident labour market requirements

USA - March 4 2013 The UK Border Agency has now released a Statement of Intent, which if approved will take effect on 6 April, 2013. The Statement of Intent deals with

The operator's Texas advantage: joint operating agreement exculpatory clauses under Texas law

USA - May 7 2013 A recent Supreme Court of Texas decision, Reeder v. Wood County Energy, LLC, et al., has clarified the extent to which oil and gas operators can be

M&A and breach of contract claims

USA - April 10 2014 A recent case from the Delaware Court of Chancery, ENI Holdings, LLC v. KBR Group Holdings, LLC, C.A. No. 8075-VCG (Del. Ch. Nov. 27, 2013), has

Certain H-4 spouses to obtain work authorization; proposals announced by DHS

USA - May 8 2014 On May 6, 2014, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that two proposals will soon be published in the Federal Register pursuant to the

Akamai v. Limelight: what's at stake with the impending Supreme Court decision

USA - May 8 2014 The Federal Circuit's 2012 decision in Akamai v. Limelight expanded the reach of induced infringement and enabled patent holders (including

Navigating class action waiver law - current trends and a cautionary tale

USA - May 7 2014 Cases involving arbitration agreements with class action waivers have been in the headlines a lot lately. For employers, the underlying issue in

Physician who defrauded auto insurer isn’t entitled to arbitration

USA - May 7 2014 Over a four-year period Dr. Mun billed Allstate $500,000 for supposed "electrodiagnostic testing" of auto accident victims. Allstate paid the claims

Illinois legislature may restrict arbitration as option for resolving condo association-developer disputes

USA - May 5 2014 Commonly used, cost-effective measures for resolving disputes between Illinois condominium developers and association boards may soon be declared