Tag Archives: Confusion

Call 4 Action: Product Safety Law Creates Confusion, Panic Among …

As late as Thursday afternoon, many consignment shops in Pittsburgh and throughout the country feared they would soon be ringing up their final customer, forced out of business by … Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General Legal … Continue reading

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Confusion Abounds After Fifth Circuit Decision Vacates DOL Fiduciary Rule, PlanSponsor, ft. Brendan McGarry

Brendan P. McGarry, attorney in the Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck Chicago office, was quoted in an article by John Manganaro published in PlanAdvisor. The latest decision out of the Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals throws a dramatic new element of confusion into the epic regulatory saga that has been the rollout of … Continue reading

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CBD Legality: Conflicting State and Federal Marijuana Laws Create Regulatory Confusion

There has never been much logic to marijuana laws. In 1970, cannabis, the least dangerous of drugs, was placed on Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act along with heroin and LSD.  Schedule I is for the irredeemable drugs, the … Continue reading

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Confusion with firm sued for sexual harassment causes irreparable harm

Newmark Realty Capital, Inc., v. BGC Partners, Inc., No. 16-cv-01702 (N.D. Cal. Nov. 16, 2017)Newmark Realty Capital (founded 1991) and defendants BGC Partners and Newmark & Co. Real Estate “traditionally operated in distinct sectors of the real estate market and … Continue reading

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Untangling Confusion about FLSA Exemptions for Highly Compensated Employees

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals recently issued an interesting Fair Labor Standards Act decision. The case focused on who is and is not exempt from overtime requirements. And the result – as the court noted – is likely to … Continue reading

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