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Friday, February 14th, 2020

Legislative Update — Week 2 The second week of the 2020 Regular Session was profoundly impacted by the unexpected and tragic passing of Tom Collins, husband of Representative Terri Collins (R–Decatur). Almost every standing committee of the House canceled its…

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Monday, October 7th, 2013

On Tuesday, 15 October 2013, the most substantial changes in the history of the two U.S. export control regimes, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), go into effect. On that day, certain items…

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

The new CMS “Two-Midnight Rule,” which is intended to provide greater clarity regarding when inpatient hospital admissions are generally appropriate for Medicare Part A payment, goes into effect today. However, in order to address widespread concern among hospitals and doctors…

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

The new CMS “Two-Midnight Rule,” which is intended to provide greater clarity regarding when inpatient hospital admissions are generally appropriate for Medicare Part A payment, goes into effect today. However, in order to address widespread concern among hospitals and doctors about…

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Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C. is pleased to announce that eight former associates, Audrey Y. Dupont, Andrea M. Greene, Kathryn Roe Eldridge, C. Andrew Kitchen, E. Bryan Nichols, Mitesh B. Shah, Lee L. Sheppard, and Edward S. Sledge IV have been named shareholders of the firm. “All of…

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED: EXTENSION OF COBRA PREMIUM SUBSIDY On December 21, 2009, President Obama signed the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2010 (the “Act”) into law. The Act extends the COBRA subsidy premium created under the American Reinvestment and…

Monday, November 30th, 2009

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTORS-“DISTRACTED DRIVING”-TEXTING AND CELL PHONES Some states have laws against texting or talking on cell phones while driving, but the majority do not. President Obama recently issued an executive order that forbids federal employees from using text messaging while…

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

THE GREAT RECESSION – RESHAPING THE WORLD OF WORK This edition of the Tip Sheet is devoted to this single topic – looking at an economy that has been in recession so long (22 months and counting) that American companies…

Monday, August 31st, 2009

HARASSMENT UPDATE-THREE KEY RULINGS FROM FEDERAL APPEALS COURTS By now it is a rare company that does not have a well defined and distributed policy prohibiting all forms of unlawful harassment and establishing a complaint/investigation procedure for employees to follow…

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

FEMA Trailer MDL Decision on Preemption

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

“GINA” AND CHILD LABOR VIOLATIONS BIG FINES GINA – get used to the term because you will be hearing more about it – is the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act. Last month’s Tip Sheet included a summary of this new law…

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Amendments to Municipal Securities Disclosure Rule The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) has announced amendments to a rule under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 relating to municipal securities disclosure. Effective July 1, 2009, the existing Rule 15c2-12…

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

The FTC announced late last week that it is delaying enforcement of the Red Flag Rules until August 1, 2009. Please see the following link for additional information click here. No representation is made that the quality of legal services to…

Friday, April 24th, 2009

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR MODEL NOTICES AND INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE ADDITIONAL GUIDANCE ON THE COBRA PREMIUM SUBSIDY The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the “Act”) contains important changes to continuation coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of…

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