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Criminal background guidance enjoined -- could that affect you?
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • February 7 2018

An injunction of the EEOC's 2012 Guidance on use of criminal background information applies only to the State of Texas . . . but all employers might


Will Inter Partes Reviews Be Abolished By The Supreme Court?
  • Dickinson Wright
  • USA
  • December 22 2017

On November 27, 2017, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case that could undermine a key provision in the America Invents Act. Oil States


Will the NLRB Let Employers Go Back to Conducting Confidential Investigations in the Workplace?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

In Banner Health Systems, 362 NLRB No. 137 (June 26, 2015) (originally decided in 2012 and reaffirmed upon remand following Noel Canning), one of the


The DOL Serves Up a Major Overhaul of its Tip-Sharing Regulations
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

Citing a “significant amount of private litigation,” recent changes in state wage laws, and “independent and serious concerns” of public policy, the U


Sharing Is Caring: DOL Issues New Proposed Rule on Tip Pooling
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2017

On December 5, 2017, the US Department of Labor (DOL) announced a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding the tip regulations under the Fair


DOJ Settles Second 60-Day Overpayment Case, Highlights Broader Reach of the FCA’s Reverse False Claims Provision
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2017

A recent False Claims Act (“FCA”) settlement involving an allegedly overpaid Florida medical practice reaffirms the interplay between the 60-Day


Supreme Court holds levy of contribution to district mineral foundation trust cannot be collected retrospectively under the MMDR act
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • October 18 2017

A Supreme Court (Court) bench consisting of the Hon'ble Justices Madan B Lokur, Deepak Gupta and Sanjay Kishan Kaul ruled on 13 October 2017 that


Federal Circuit Rejects Requirement That Patent Owners Have the Burden to Prove the Patentability of Amended Claims Proffered During Inter Partes Review Proceedings
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA, European Union
  • October 9 2017

The Federal Circuit has issued its long-awaited ruling in Aqua Products, Inc. v. Matal, No. 2015-1177, with the majority of the en banc court agreeing


Paraguay promulga ley que elimina acciones al portador: 10 preguntas y respuestas fundamentales para entender los cambios que trae la nueva ley.
  • Vouga Abogados
  • Paraguay
  • October 9 2017

Con el objeto de prevenir el lavado de dinero y la evasión impositiva mediante la utilización de Sociedades por acciones, fue promulgada en


Federal Court in Texas Holds That the Department of Labor’s Final Rule Changing the White Collar Exemptions Invalid
  • Cole Schotz PC
  • USA
  • September 1 2017

On August 31, 2017, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (the “Court”) invalidated the United States Department of