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Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

National law firm opens tenth office with the addition of Nashville-based McKenzie Laird Ottinger + Leach Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard Cooper) has expanded its national footprint to Tennessee with the opening of a Nashville office and the addition of…

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Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

In a New York Times column, Obamacare’s Other Surprise, Thomas L. Friedman wrote that health data is “creating a new marketplace and platform for innovation – a health care Silicon Valley – that has the potential to create better outcomes…

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

In a New York Times column, Obamacare’s Other Surprise, Thomas L. Friedman wrote that health data is “creating a new marketplace and platform for innovation – a health care Silicon Valley – that has the potential to create better outcomes at lower costs.” …

Monday, July 8th, 2013

Part 3 of 3 This is the final installment of a three-part series on compensation methods used by government contractors.  The first two installments discussed the differences between equity and non-equity compensation, as well as the benefits and disadvantages of…

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Saturday, February 28th, 2009

LAYOFFS – WARN ACT LIABILITY In today’s economy, most companies have either implemented layoffs or are considering such action. Of course, any “mass layoff” (generally at least one-third of the workforce and at least 50 employees, OR a total of…

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Annual Shareholder Meeting Checklist for Nonpublic Companies This is the time of year most companies are planning for their annual meeting of shareholders. We help a number of banks and bank holding companies, as well as public and private nonbanking…

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

On February 17, 2009, the President signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the “Stimulus Act”). The Stimulus Act includes limits on executive compensation that apply retroactively to prior recipients of aid under the Troubled Asset Relief Program…

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

WELLNESS – WEIGHT LOSS LOTTO – WILL IT WORK FOR YOU? Company-sponsored wellness programs, including weight loss incentives, are increasing in popularity, despite a few legal challenges as noted in the June 2008 Tip Sheet. The April 28 Wall Street…

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

2009 – UNION ORGANIZING – BE PREPARED With the advent of a new administration and a new Congress with heavy Democrat majorities in both houses, U.S. businesses can expect major changes in – and major challenges to – their ability…

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

CASE STUDY – HOW TO “SETTLE” A STICKY EMPLOYMENT DISPUTE ON THE SLY – NOT! American Apparel, Inc. is a California based clothing manufacturer whose high profile CEO Dov Charney has been the subject of many news reports for his…

Sunday, November 9th, 2008

LAYOFF ISSUES With more and more companies closing plants and laying off employees, this is a good time to review the basics of the federal WARN law – which requires companies to give 60 days advance notice of plant closings…

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

2008 ANNUAL LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE Thank you to everyone that attended the Annual Labor and Employment Law Update at Old Overton last week. Thanks to all of you, the seminar was a huge success. INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS OR EMPLOYEES…

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

2008 ANNUAL LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE The Labor and Employment Group is busy planning our Annual Labor & Employment Law Update. This years seminar will be held on Thursday, September 25, 2008, at Old Overton Club in Birmingham, Alabama. The seminar…

Sunday, August 31st, 2008

YEAR-END DEADLINE FOR AMENDING SECTION 409A ARRANGEMENTS IS RAPIDLY APPROACHING The deadline for amending deferred compensation arrangements under Internal Revenue Code Section 409A (“Section 409A”) is rapidly approaching. The transitional rules that have governed deferred compensation arrangements subject to Section…

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