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Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Affordable Care Act survives again; states have no standing to challenge individual mandate, SCOTUS rules

June 17, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

The Affordable Care Act remains intact after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 Thursday that challengers do not have standing to challenge the law’s requirement to carry health insurance. Justice Stephen G. Breyer wrote the majority opinion, joined by Chief […]


Know Your Rights

Are To-Go Cocktails Legally Here to Stay?

June 11, 2021

Via: FindLaw

When we look back at the COVID-19 pandemic in a few years, a few images will no doubt come to mind: Face masks. CDC vaccination cards. Zoom meetings. But let’s not forget this one: Cocktails-to-go. Before the pandemic struck the […]


Know Your Rights

Amazon Changes Terms of Service, Allowing Consumer Lawsuits

June 11, 2021

Via: FindLaw

We here at FindLaw always like to remind our readers how important it is to read the fine print. If you’re buying, selling, or downloading anything, you must understand the terms and conditions of whoever you’re dealing with. Amazon just […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

How to Do Payroll in Ohio

June 10, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

Ohio is one of the easiest states for employers because it has so few rules on payroll, time off, and breaks. However, its income taxes are more complex because it includes school district income taxes. Below, we cover the basics […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Arbitration Agreements Do Not Bar DOL Enforcement Action

June 9, 2021

Via: SHRM

Arbitration agreements signed by delivery drivers cannot bar a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) enforcement action by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on behalf of the drivers, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled. The DOL brought an […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Cal/OSHA Passes Amended COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

June 8, 2021

Via: SHRM

On May 20, California’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board delayed a vote on proposed changes to the COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standards (ETS). At that time, the board claimed it would revise the ETS to address updated guidance from the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

IRS Is Investigating Release of Tax Information of Wealthy Americans

June 8, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Federal authorities are investigating the release of wealthy Americans’ tax information, Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Charles Rettig said Tuesday. ProPublica, a nonprofit news organization, published details about the reported income and tax payments of some of the richest Americans, including […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Multiemployer Pension Plan Reform/Bailout May Be Greater Than Expected; Guidance Still Forthcoming

June 7, 2021

Via: National Law Review

The Emergency Pension Plan Relief Act of 2021 (EPPRA), enacted as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), contained unprecedented financial relief for the most troubled multiemployer pension plans (MEPPs). The MEPPs community is eagerly awaiting guidance […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

The Future of AI in Law: Changing the Legal Landscape

June 7, 2021

Via: National Law Review

Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the fastest-growing technological industries today, but what effects will it have on legal practices? In addition to the growing number of legal questions that arise as the explosive growth of AI creeps into our […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Labor Shortage Draws Attention of U.S. Lawmakers

June 3, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

With millions of Americans still out of work and job openings at a record high, policy makers are dealing with an unexpected problem: How to coax people back into the labor force. Congressional lawmakers from both parties are considering incentives […]