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OFCCP withdraws claim regarding TRICARE jurisdiction

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 9 2014

Last week, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) dismissed OFCCP's 2008 complaint against Florida Hospital of Orlando. In its

District court rejects novel extension of the Davis-Bacon Act

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 7 2014

On March 31, 2014 the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rejected a determination by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) applying the

Employer failed to establish tortious interference by current employees who were secretly operating a competing business

  • Ogletree Deakins
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 7 2014

An employer failed to show that its former employees tortiously interfered with its current and prospective customers, even though they had been

Workplace and corporate compliance newsletter (1st quarter 2014)

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

On March 4, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Lawson v. FMR LLC that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act's (“SOX”) whistleblower protection extends to

Did you know? Recent changes in the law that may impact your construction projects in the Southeast

  • Adams & Reese LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court recently held that forum selection clauses should be upheld in most circumstances. Have you used a forum selection clause in

Supreme Court rules employees of contractors or subcontractors of a public company are covered by Sarbanes-Oxley Act’s whistleblower protections

  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2014

In a 5-4 ruling on March 4, 2014, the Supreme Court in Lawson v. FMR, LLC decided that the whistleblower protection provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley

Fourth Circuit decision tolling False Claims Act statute of limitations leaves government contractors vulnerable to whistleblower claims

  • Saul Ewing LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2014

Government contractors could face whistleblower actions for alleged wrongdoing as far back as at least 12 years ago if the U.S. Supreme Court does

The U.S. Supreme Court extends Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower protections to employees of mutual fund investment advisers and other privately-held contractors to public companies

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

The Supreme Court of the United States on March 4, 2014 held that employees of a privately-held mutual fund investment adviser are protected under a

OFCCP updates FAQs on section 503 and veterans’ regulations

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2014

OFCCP recently updated its Frequently Asked Questions ("FAQs") on the implementation of the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance

OFCCP news roundup: 7.2 hiring benchmark announced; court rejects challenge to regulations effective today; OFCCP releases Disability and Veterans Community Resources Directory

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2014

There was a flurry of activity last week as contractors raced to implement the OFCCP's Disability and Veterans regulations that become effective