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Know Your Rights

Tips on Recording Police From a Federal Court Case

May 23, 2022

Via: FindLaw

It was two years ago that a bystander recorded George Floyd’s murder at the hands of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. The incident sparked national outrage and led to mass protests across the country. Since then, more people than ever […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

No windfall please

May 23, 2022

Via: POLITICO

FIRST LOOK: Dozens of House Republicans are making it clear that they oppose any efforts to impose a windfall tax on U.S. energy companies. About 50 GOP lawmakers in all — including every Republican on the House Ways and Means […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Washington Healthcare Update | May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Congress House House Passes Bill to Help the FDA Address the Infant Formula Shortage On May 18, the House passed a supplemental appropriations bill that would provide $28 million in emergency funding to help the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]


Know Your Rights

California law requiring women on corporate boards is unconstitutional, judge rules

May 18, 2022

Via: ABA Journal

A California judge has struck down a law requiring public corporations headquartered in the state to include a minimum number of women on their boards of directors. Judge Maureen Duffy-Lewis of the Los Angeles Superior Court ruled Friday, report Law360, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

EEOC Issues Guidance on the Interplay between the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Employment Decisions and the ADA (US)

May 18, 2022

Via: National Law Review

Many businesses use artificial intelligence (“AI”), algorithms, software, and other forms of technology to make employment-related decisions. Employers now have an array of computer-based tools at their disposal to assist them in hiring employees, monitoring job performance, determining pay or […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Trailblazing Labor Contracts End U.S. Women’s Soccer Players’ Equal Pay Lawsuit

May 18, 2022

Via: National Law Review

The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF), the governing body for international soccer in the United States, and the unions representing the women’s and men’s national soccer teams, U.S. Women’s National Team Players Association, and the U.S. National Soccer Team Players Association […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Delaware Paid Family and Medical Leave Law Signed

May 17, 2022

Via: SHRM

On May 10, 2022, Delaware Gov. John Carney signed the Healthy Delaware Families Act, which provides up to 12 weeks of leave and benefits to covered employees for certain parental, family caregiving and medical reasons. The related Family and Medical […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

A 5-Step Action Plan to Comply with Colorado’s New Limits on Noncompetes

May 17, 2022

Via: SHRM

Colorado lawmakers just passed a law that will bring dramatic change to the noncompete landscape by significantly limiting the circumstances under which restrictive covenants may be used—virtually ending the practice of most noncompetes in the state—and empowering workers and the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

6 Best HIPAA-compliant Cloud Storage Providers for 2022

May 16, 2022

Via: Fit Small Business

The best HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)-compliant cloud storage providers protect patients’ health information by implementing physical, technical, and administrative safeguards. These solutions include access controls, risk management, data encryption and classification, and security tools. We’ve identified the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Who Is James Tobin? What Is the Tobin Tax?

May 16, 2022

Via: Investopedia

James Tobin was a Neo-Keynesian economist who received the 1981 Nobel Prize in economics for his research on the financial system and its impact on inflation and employment. He is known for pioneering the Tobin Tax, a levy on foreign […]