Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

The new Title IX rules issued by the U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) in May become effective on August 14, 2020, just one month from now.  Even though the new rules are facing several legal challenges, the effective date…

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Monday, February 8th, 2016

The 2016 Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature began on Tuesday, February 2. Once again, the anemic General Fund budget will likely be the dominant topic of conversation both in Montgomery and around the state. The House and Senate convened…

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced last Friday its proposal of a revised Employer Information Report (EEO-1) that will collect pay data from federal contractors and other employers with more than 100 employees. The notice of proposed changes, which…

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

On January 16, 2016 (“Implementation Day”), U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry confirmed that the International Atomic Energy Agency (“IAEA”) had verified Iran’s implementation of certain required measures designed to reduce Iran’s ability to produce weapons grade nuclear materials.  As…

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

On August 25, 2012, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued new guidance on the use of criminal background checks in employment decisions. The EEOC’s updated policy acknowledges that having a criminal record is not a protected class under Title VII….

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

The following Client Alert may be of interest to certain investment managers and advisers to ERISA plans and/or ERISA plan asset funds. On February 3, 2012, the Department of Labor (“DOL”) issued a final regulation (the “Regulation”) under Section 408(b)(2)…

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Following completion of the 20th and 21st meeting days, the Alabama legislature has passed the two-thirds mark of the 2012 Regular Session. Late Thursday, after a lengthy five-hour debate on the floor, the Alabama House of Representatives approved the immigration…

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

The Alabama Legislature met twice this week completing their 18th and 19th days of the 2012 Regular Session. Late Tuesday night, the Alabama House passed the General Fund budget with a vote of 56-47. Under the House passed budget, General…

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Maynard, Cooper & Gale Spring 2012 Business Law Bulletin

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

Full Copy of HB658 – Bill Introduced to Amend Alabama’s Immigration Law

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

Comprehensive Summary of Proposed Changes to Alabama’s Immigration Law

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

The Alabama House and Senate returned from Spring Break to begin the second half of the 2012 Legislative Session. As anticipated, the focus shifted to the General Fund budget and immigration reform, among other topics. Tuesday, the House Ways and…

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Summary of Proposed Amendment’s to Alabama’s Immigration Law

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

On April 5, 2012, House Bill 658 was introduced in the Alabama House of Representatives by Representative Mickey Hammon to make changes to HB 56, last year’s strict immigration law. Numerous important changes are proposed. This Alert sets forth several…