Tag Archives: Exemption

DOL Issues Exemption for Certain Types of Investment Advice

The U.S. Department of Labor's Employee Benefits Security Administration today issued a final regulation that is intended to improve workers' access to quality fiduciary investment advice. The regulation implements a prohibited transaction exemption under an amendment to the Employee Retirement… … Continue reading

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Physicians Have One More Week to File for e-Prescribing Penalty Hardship Exemption

This month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule for 2011 Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program. Importantly, for physicians who are in the process of becoming compliant but not quite there, the new rule pushed the … Continue reading

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Bi-Partisan Senate Legislation Would Raise SEC Reg A Exemption to $50 Million

Senators Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) have introduced legislation cutting regulatory burdens on small businesses and expanding their access to much-needed capital. The bipartisan Small Company Capital Formation Act makes it easier for small startup companies to raise … Continue reading

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Applying the exemption from releasing documents and records to the public pursuant to a FOIL request

Applying the exemption from releasing documents and records to the public pursuant to a FOIL request Mulgrew v Board of Educ. of the City School Dist. of the City of New York, 2011 NY Slip Op 06328, Appellate Division, First … Continue reading

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Florida bankruptcy debtors allowed greater exemption to keep personal property

Finally, a win in the Florida Supreme Court for bankruptcy debtors. In February, the Osbourne v. Dumoulin decision puts to rest an issue in Florida where judges disagreed on how much personal property a debtor could keep when filing bankruptcy. … Continue reading

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