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Employment Law Commentary Volume 29, Issue 2
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2017

"Traditionally men have earned more than women in the workplace because they are considered the primary breadwinners for families. They need to make


Man Convicted of “Reckless Endangerment” in Drone Accident; Civil Suit Likely to Follow
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

On February 24, 2017, a Washington judge sentenced Paul M. Skinner to 30 days in jail and a $500 fine for “reckless endangerment” arising from the use


4th Circ. Joint Employer Test Is Incredibly Broad
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

Much has been written about the National Labor Relations Board's controversial Browning-Ferris decision that significantly expanded the scope of joint


Brexit - UK Files for Divorce From European Union
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 29 2017

On 29 March 2017, the UK government delivered the formal notice to the other EU Member States that it is leaving the EU. The Brexit process is now


U.S. Court confirms arbitral award and concludes that Respondent may not deduct purported Taiwanese tax obligations from award under public policy or due process exceptions.
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

The Southern District of New York rejected public policy and due process defenses and confirmed an international arbitration award while rejecting an


Recent Developments in Section 1603 Grant Litigation
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

About 25 cases involving the 1603 grant have been filed in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Since our last update, a number of cases have been


US Government Imposes $1.19 Billion Fine Against ZTE for Violating US Sanctions and Export Controls
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

Ending a five-year investigation, ZTE Corp. (“ZTE”), the second-largest producer of telecommunications equipment in China, entered into a plea


Decriminalization of Recreational Marijuana and the Workplace
  • Fletcher Tilton PC
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

On November 8, 2016, the voters in Massachusetts decriminalized recreational use of marijuana. The law took effect on December 16, 2016. In light of


SOCIAL SECURITY ANNUITY Merely Descriptive of Retirement Planning Services, Says TTAB
  • Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

Nine out of ten Section 2(e)(1) mere descriptiveness appeals result in affirmance of the refusal. This is one of them. The Board upheld a refusal to


FINRA Proposal to Allow Broker-Dealers to Distribute Predictive Illustrations
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

Amendment to FINRA Communications Rule would put member firms on a more equal footing with investment advisers