We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 28

Federal agencies grant motor carrier, taxpayer reprieves in light of Hurricane Sandy
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

Federal agencies are granting businesses some leeway in the wake of Hurricane Sandy


House, Senate approve payroll tax cut, unemployment insurance extension
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 21 2012

As expected, both chambers of Congress approved the conference report to the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 (H.R. 3630) before adjourning for the Presidents’ Day recess


DOL extends contractor filing deadline for VETS 100100A reporting forms
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • October 3 2011

Federal contractors will have an additional month to submit their VETS-100VETS-100A reporting forms required under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment and Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended


White House 2013 budget proposal would boost funding for many employment-related programs, agencies
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 14 2012

On Monday President Obama unveiled his $3.8 trillion proposed budget for fiscal year 2013


Senate approves employer tax credits for hiring veterans
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • November 11 2011

On Thursday the Senate voted 95-0 in favor of legislation that would provide employers with tax credits for hiring long-term unemployed and wounded veterans


New executive order addresses regulatory burdens
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • May 14 2012

On May 10, 2012, President Obama issued a new Executive Order (E.O.) Identifying and Reducing Regulatory Burdens that aims to reduce the costs and obligations of federal regulation


EEOC approves rule defining RFOA defense in ADEA disparate impact claims; discusses disabled veterans' hiring obstacles
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • November 17 2011

During a public meeting held on November 16, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission voted 3-2 in favor of a draft final rule defining the parameters of the “reasonable factors other than age” defense under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act


House passes latest bill seeking to curb regulatory efforts
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • December 7 2011

On December 7 the House of Representatives passed the latest bill targeting regulations that have significant adverse economic impacts on businesses


Congress clears defense measure that includes provisions addressing whether TRICARE healthcare providers are subject to OFCCP requirements, provides expanded USERRA rights to members of the National Guard
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • December 16 2011

Both the House and Senate have approved a conference report to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (H.R. 1540), a bill that authorizes appropriations for the Department of Defense (DoD


DOL releases proposed rule expanding leave entitlement for military caregivers and flight crew members
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 2 2012

On January 30, 2012, the Department of Labor (DOL) released a proposed rule that implements the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) amendments made by the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2010 (FY 2010 NDAA) and the Airline Flight Crew Technical Corrections Act