Identity theft is a major concern for both the private and public sectors. Employers must act to protect themselves and their employees.
Effective February 5, 2017, the Qualified Dispositions in Trusts Act was signed by Michigan's Governor Rick Snyder in December. Michigan now joins 16 other states in allowing Domestic Asset Protection Trusts (DAPTs).
Anthony Sciara, commercial lawyer and litigator, has authored an article discussing online service agreements for the November 2016 issue of Great Lakes Banker.
On November 22, 2016, a federal judge in Texas granted an injunction halting the Department of Labor's new federal overtime rule scheduled to take effect on December 1st.
On September 28, 2016, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to delay by an additional six (6) months the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s controversial ruling on overtime pay regulations.
Ed Boucher and Jacqueline Kaltz have co-authored an article in a quarterly issue of Cross Section, a publication of the Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association (MITA).
Rob Goldi, Financial Services Practice Group Leader, has co-authored an article on equipment leasing for the June 2016 issue of Great Lakes Banker.
Are you ready? The Department of Labor issued its final ruling on May 19, 2016, regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act as it pertains to exemptions from overtime pay. This ruling becomes effective on December 1, 2016.
Have you reviewed your Estate Plan lately? Jeff Sternberg and David de Reyna encourage you to take a look at your estate plan documents on a regular basis.
All too often, companies discover that their insurance company will designate which law firm will defend them in employment related claims.