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Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor, Finance

QuickBooks Payroll vs ADP

July 1, 2020

Via: Fit Small Business

Takeaway: QuickBooks and ADP are both popular and well-regarded payroll systems. ADP is more flexible and expensive, offering HR and more personalized assistance, making it a good choice for complex businesses needing more than pay run software. QuickBooks is easy-to-use […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor, Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court rules Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s leadership structure violates separation of powers

June 30, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court ruled Monday in Seila Law LLC. v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that the leadership structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) violates the separation of powers. The case began when the CFPB ordered Seila Law […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Employee’s Daily Hitch Rate Requires Overtime Pay

June 30, 2020

Via: SHRM

An oil employee who was paid a daily hitch rate while working on a rig was not paid on a “salary basis” as defined by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and as such should have been eligible for overtime […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Tax Consultants Were Not Exempt Under the FLSA

June 24, 2020

Via: SHRM

Property tax consultants were doing work related to the production of the business’s commodities, rather than assisting in the running of the business or administering its business affairs. Therefore, they were not exempt from the overtime requirements of the Fair […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

NLRB reverses decision on workers’ rights before first contract

June 24, 2020

Via: Jurist

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) overturned a 2016 decision on Tuesday that required employers to bargain with a newly certified union before the employer imposes “serious discipline” in the absence of a first contract. The case involved a group […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

Switch This About Your Marketing, and It Changes Everything

June 18, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

Here’s a little secret you may not know: If your business isn’t growing as fast as you’d like it to, it may not be the marketing that is the problem. It could be your market. Case in point — we […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

DC Court of Appeals rules Trump administration cannot force pharma companies to include drug costs in ads

June 18, 2020

Via: Jurist

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals held on Tuesday that the Trump Administration does not have the authority to compel drug companies to add the price of medicines to their television advertisements. The case overturned a rule published by that Department of Health and […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

BigLaw firm’s legal tech subsidiary has launched a steady stream of COVID-19 tools

June 17, 2020

Via: ABA Journal

When the novel coronavirus began rapidly spreading across the United States earlier this year, Kimball Dean Parker says he felt a strong desire to help consumers and businesses in need. But as the president and CEO of SixFifty, Wilson Sonsini […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

4 Essential Website Pages Every Blog Needs

June 16, 2020

Via: Fit Small Business

Your blog should consist of your blog post content in addition to website pages dedicated to complying with the law and creating a great user experience for readers. This helps you avoid legal ramifications and makes it easy for your […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations, Uncategorized

Now Is the Ideal Time to Invest in Influencer Marketing

June 10, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

Coronavirus has thrown the ad industry in disarray. Offices are closed and staff are working from home. Productions have been postponed or canceled. Marketing budgets have been slashed. The traditional way of doing things is over, which means that this […]