Friday, May 29th, 2020

On May 26, 2020, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (“OSHA”) most recent guidance to its Regional Administrators and State Plan Designees took effect. In this guidance—more formally known as the Revised Enforcement Guidance for Recording Cases of Coronavirus Disease…

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Recent Blogs
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

This has been a season of both political and judicial surprises. Late yesterday, Judge Amos Mazzant, III of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a nationwide preliminary injunction against the U.S. Department of Labor’s (“DOL”) implementation…

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

On November 16, 2016, United States District Court Judge Sam R. Cummings held that the Department of Labor’s Persuader Advice Exemption Rule (“Persuader Rule”) is unlawful, and he issued a nationwide permanent injunction barring its implementation and enforcement. In the…

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

On Veterans Day, Maynard Cooper would like to take a moment to recognize those individuals who have served our country.  We are honored to employ 25 Veterans who have served with branches of the United States Army, Navy, Air Force…

Thursday, March 10th, 2011
Alabama State Bar Meeting
Thursday, March 10th, 2011
Association of County Commissioners Conference
Thursday, March 10th, 2011
Saturday, January 29th, 2011
American Bar Association, Environmental, Mass Torts & Products Liability Litigation Committees Joint CLE Seminar
Wednesday, January 26th, 2011
Montgomery Society for Human Resource Management
Sunday, January 2nd, 2011
Thursday, November 4th, 2010
presentation to the Offshore Marine Services Association (OMSA)
Friday, October 22nd, 2010
Tuscaloosa Human Resource Management Conference
Friday, October 22nd, 2010
University of South Carolina Law Review Forum
Thursday, October 14th, 2010
Eleventh Circuit Appellate Practice Institute; Atlanta, GA
Monday, May 16th, 2016

The General Fund Budget        The Governor’s Proposal Just prior to the start of this year’s regular session, the state’s Legislative Fiscal Office (“LFO”) provided members of the House and Senate with a bleak outlook for the 2016–17…

Friday, May 6th, 2016

The 2016 Legislative Session concluded at 12:00 Midnight on Wednesday with a flurry of last minute activity, but no action on the two major initiatives that had dominated discussions for the past two weeks. In all, more than 150 bills…

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that shareholder David M. Smith has been elected to a two-year term as Chair of the Birmingham-Southern College Board of Trustees.  Smith is a 1979 graduate of Birmingham-Southern College. Elections were held at the…

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Maynard, Cooper, & Gale, P.C. hosted a luncheon and panel discussion for over  115 Birmingham area businesswomen at Full Circle on Thursday, April 28.  Five well-respected and admired outstanding Birmingham businesswomen and leaders shared their wisdom and insight on presented…

Friday, April 29th, 2016

With the close of business in the Alabama House at 9:35 PM on Thursday, all bills that had not passed their house of origin officially died. All bills require three readings—on different days—in both houses to pass, and only two…

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Given the level of attention paid to executive compensation by investors and the public, public companies should be engaged in deciding how best to address the upcoming “CEO pay ratio” disclosures mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer…

Monday, April 25th, 2016

Will This Be the Second to Last Week, or the Last? The 2016 Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature is rapidly coming to its conclusion. This past week, the Legislature met for three days in Montgomery, its 23rd, 24th, and…

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Drew Kitchen, Managing Partner of Maynard Cooper & Gale’s San Francisco office, has been selected for the 7th Annual M&A Advisor Emerging Leaders Awards recognizing young professionals who have achieved a significant level of success and made a notable contribution…

Friday, April 15th, 2016

In every legislative session there comes a time when you can just tell that many, if not most, of the members don’t much want to be in Montgomery anymore. It appears that we may now have reached that point. The…

Friday, April 8th, 2016

The Alabama Legislature returned from its week away from Montgomery on Tuesday, April 5 and very quickly overrode Governor Robert Bentley’s veto of the $1.8 billion General Fund budget. The House and Senate met in session on Tuesday and Thursday,…