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Scam Targeting Attorneys Causes Big Loss To Bank
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

As many attorneys know, attorneys have been the frequent target of scams, such as those promising a big fee to assist in transferring funds to or from


Breaking news - court grants nationwide injunction enjoining implementation and enforcement of final salary level rule
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • November 23 2016

In a potentially disruptive decision, Judge Amos L. Mazzant issued a permanent injunction that prevents the Department of Labor ("DOL") from


California Employers, Are Your Pay Stubs Compliant?
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • November 4 2016

Many employers rely on their payroll providers to print out proper paychecks and paystubs for employees. Although this most oftentimes gets the job


Employers Beware: New California Legislation to Keep California Employment Disputes in State
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • November 4 2016

On September 25, 2016, Governor Jerry Brown of California signed Senate Bill 1241 ("SB 1241") into law. SB 1241, which becomes effective in January 1


U.S. Federal Judge Refuses to Alter Bankruptcy Orders Protecting Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd.
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • South Korea, USA
  • September 26 2016

The federal district court in New Jersey recently denied an appeal by maritime creditors of Hanjin to lift bankruptcy protections and allow arrest of


Emergency Appeal in Hanjin Shipping Case Highlights Disconnect between Bankruptcy and Maritime Law in the United States
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

A number of towage and bunker suppliers in the Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd. chapter 15 case have requested the intervention of a district court judge to


The Ninth Circuit speaks: concerted action waiver in employment agreement is unenforceable under NLRA
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • September 9 2016

The Ninth Circuit recently decided where it would stand in the circuit split regarding the enforceability of concerted action waivers. In Morris v


Hanjin Shipping Now Under U.S. Bankruptcy Protection: Options for Shippers and Intermediaries
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • Japan, USA
  • September 7 2016

Yesterday afternoon in Newark, New Jersey, Judge John K. Sherwood of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court granted Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd.'s request to recognize


Disabilities - the direct threat defense: a tool in the employer's tool box
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

Jack is a crane operator who works for Top 10 Construction, hoisting concrete panels that weigh several tons. A rigger on the ground helps him load


The Seventh Circuit affirms: no federal protection from sexual orientation discrimination without action by the U.S. Supreme Court or Congress
  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

On July 28, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, unequivocally reaffirmed that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964