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BoyarMiller | USA | 27 Nov 2013

Implementation of new hours of service rules

In August, I reported here that earlier that month, a federal appeals court in Washington, DC upheld almost all of the controversial "hours of…

BoyarMiller | USA | 24 Sep 2013

How the Supreme Court's DOMA ruling affects employers

The United States Supreme Court in United States v. Windsor found as unconstitutional the Defense of Marriage Act's provision requiring federal laws…

BoyarMiller | USA | 28 Aug 2013

Federal appeals court upholds new hours of service rules for transportation industry

The hard fought legal battle over tough new "hours of service" rules enacted by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in late 2011…

BoyarMiller | USA | 19 Aug 2013

Affordable Care Act delays play or pay penalties

On July 2, 2013, the US Treasury Department announced that it is delaying enforcement of the employer "play or pay" penalties and reporting…

BoyarMiller | USA | 13 Aug 2013

New Texas statute to protect trade secrets

After years of common law remedies for trade secret misappropriation, the Texas Legislature has adopted the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (TUTSA)…

BoyarMiller | USA | 21 May 2013

If the Coca-Cola formula is not a secret anymore, what is?

A Georgia man claims he found the original Coca-Cola formula in a box of old papers from an estate sale. Now, it can be yours for the Buy-It-Now…

BoyarMiller | USA | 16 May 2013

New Texas trade secret law helps businesses

On May 2, Texas Governor Rick Perry signed into law the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (TUTSA). The new law helps clarify what are protectable trade…

BoyarMiller | USA | 30 Apr 2013

The confidential nature of workplace investigations: A violation of the NLRA?

Most policies on workplace investigations include language to the effect of, "To maintain the integrity of the investigation, employees are required…

BoyarMiller | USA | 19 Apr 2013

New rules promise a speedy trial for small civil cases

New amendments to the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, which took effect on March 1, 2013, promise to speed up the process for parties filing claims…

BoyarMiller | USA | 10 Apr 2013

Don't buy more than you bargained for

If your company is trying to decide whether to purchase another company, it is important to know that the transaction could end up with you having to…
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