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NLRB regional director rules college scholarship athletes are ‘employees’

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

The director of Region 13 of the National Labor Relations Board ruled last week that scholarship football players at Northwestern University were

Supreme Court reiterates that New York Times actual malice standard requires materially false statements

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

On Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, the Supreme Court unanimously reversed a $1.2 million Colorado defamation verdict in the case of Air Wisconsin Airlines

Oregon restricts employers' access to private social media accounts

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 24 2014

Oregon recently joined numerous states in prohibiting employers from seeking access to employees' or prospective employees' private social-media

Washington state enacts law restricting employers’ access to private social media accounts

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 9 2013

Washington recently joined several states in prohibiting employers from seeking access to their employees' or prospective employees' private

MVPD annual EEO program reports and SIS responses due Sept. 30, 2013

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 1 2013

The Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) equal employment opportunity (EEO) rules for multi-channel video program distributors (MVPD) require

How employers can write social media policies to their advantage and avoid legal challenges

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 10 2012

Legal issues continue to arise for employers regarding their employees’ use of social media

Broadcast station update: EEO reports due June 1

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 9 2012

By June 1, 2012, radio and television Station Employment Units in the listed states must prepare and place in their Public Inspection File and post on their website, if they have one, their FCC Annual EEO Public File Report

FCC fines up to $14,000 proposed for license renewal EEO violations, commission to hold webinar to explain its rules

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 1 2012

Fines of $14,000 and $8,000 were proposed by the FCC for violations of its EEO rules in two cases released on the FCC's last business day of the year

December 1 deadline for Biennial Ownership Reports begins a busy regulatory month for broadcasters

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 30 2011

All commercial broadcasters (AMFMTV and even LPTV) have to file their Biennial Ownership Reports on December 1, beginning a very busy month in the broadcaster's regulatory world

FCC continues EEO audits, this time just for cable systems - a reminder for all to keep up EEO compliance and paperwork

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 17 2011

The FCC has just announced another of its regular EEO audits, though this time its just for cable systems