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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 31 Dec 2012

Pesky interstate commerce issues continue

Over the last several years, a number of states have opened up their markets for interstate shipments of wine as we have reported. Usually, the states are


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 1 Dec 2012

Court refuses to enjoin application of Affordable Care Act's contraceptives rule

We now have a serious split of authority with respect to the women's preventive care services mandate set forth in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”).


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 7 Nov 2012

EEOC settles newly-filed pregnancy lawsuit and praises company

On September 28th we reported that the EEOC just sued two companies alleging pregnancy discrimination -- clearly signaling that this type of discrimination is on their radar.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 2 Nov 2012

Compliance with the ACA contraception rule by a Catholic-owned company preliminarily enjoined

A second federal court has enjoined the application of the ACA’s (“Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”) rule that would have required a Catholic employer to provide employee health insurance that covers contraception.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 17 Oct 2012

Lithium-ion battery manufacturer, A123 systems, files for bankruptcy in Delaware

On October 16, 2012, battery maker A123 Systems, Inc., and various subsidiaries, filed chapter 11 petitions for bankruptcy in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 11 Jul 2012

Mount Pleasant, Michigan unanimously confers protected status to sexual orientation and gender identity

Central MichiganLife has reported that the Mount Pleasant City Commission has just unanimously approved a new human rights ordinance under which “traits including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, family status, sexual orientation and gender identity are covered to prevent discrimination in the employment, housing and public accommodation of individuals.”.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 22 May 2012

Impact of court decision on loan markets

The Michigan State Court of Appeals’ decision in Wells Fargo, N.A. v. Cherryland Mall Limited may cause an array of unanticipated consequences on the limited recourse loan market.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 1 Feb 2012

Dependent audits and dis-enrollment: yes you can!

With PPACA comes potential coverage of dependents to age 26.


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 21 Mar 2011

A pleasant surprise for loan companies --- mortgage loan officers found to be exempt from overtime

On March 17, 2011, a Michigan jury returned a verdict in favor of loan company, Quicken Loans Inc. in a class action lawsuit alleging that Quicken had failed to pay them overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”).


Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 22 Jan 2010

A recent case holds lessons for employers faced with suspicious FMLA leave requests

In Moran v. Redford Union School District, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan recently held that an employee with a history of absenteeism who requested FMLA leave but took a vacation in Florida was not retaliated against in violation of the FMLA when she was terminated for refusing to sign a last chance agreement.

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