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Legislature Expands Shareholder Inspection Rights

The Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the California Lawyers Association today published an e-bulletin, which I authored. The text follows: The legislature amended Corporations Code § 1601, which grants shareholders the right to inspect and copy corporate … Continue reading

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KDV Alert: New Jersey Significantly Expands Paid Family Leave

By Philip R. Voluck, co-managing partner of the Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck LLP Pennsylvania offices & Co-Chair, Labor & Employment Law Practice Group, and Jamie Augustinsky, associate in the KDV Philadelphia office. On February 19, 2019, a new bill signed into law … Continue reading

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SUPPORT Act Expands Reporting Responsibilities Required by the Sunshine Act

In response to the current opioid crisis sweeping across the country, Congress passed the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act (commonly referred to as the SUPPORT Act). President Trump signed the Act … Continue reading

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Minnesota Court Expands Criminal Sexual Conduct Definition

Earlier this week, a three-panel appeals court broadened the legal definition of what constitutes criminal sexual conduct in Minnesota. The panel heard the case of Brian Wilkie of Owatonna, who was charged with criminal sexual conduct in the third degree … Continue reading

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New York Court Expands Right to Object to Brain Death

A New York court may have just expanded the rights of families to assert religious objections to brain death. As I explained here, for forty years, New York law has only required hospitals to give a reasonable accommodation (24 to … Continue reading

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