Tag Archives: Protections

You Gain Convenience When Using a File Sharing Website But You Can Lose Legal Protections

Traditional offices for many businesses are a thing of the past so information needs to shared more often and more widely. Employees may work from their homes and work that’s outsourced to independent contractors could be done in a business’ … Continue reading

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16 major environmental protections cut in 2017

Elizabeth Shogren – High Country News: “President Donald Trump has spent the past year steadily undoing Obama-era environmental protections, especially rules designed to fight climate change. By law, agencies must go through a lengthy process to rescind or rewrite many … Continue reading

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Strine on Banker Conflicts, Standstill Agreements, Deal Protections, and Fiduciary Outs

Pepper Hamilton reports here on observations made by Judge Strine (recently promoted to Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery) at a recent hearing on a motion to expedite litigation involving Validus Holdings's hostile bid to acquire Transatlantic Holdings. MAW … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Transportation Expands Airline Passenger Protections

by P.J. Blount with the blog faculty Source – The Department of Transportation: DOT 51-11 Wednesday, April 20, 2011 U.S. Department of Transportation Expands Airline Passenger Protections WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced new airline passenger … Continue reading

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Employee's "informal" comment that he or she "may need FMLA leave" may not be sufficient to trigger FMLA protections

Employee's "informal" comment that he or she "may need FMLA leave" may not be sufficient to trigger FMLA protections Source: The FMLA Blog – http://federalfmla.typepad.com/fmla_blog/ Copyright © 2011. All rights reserved by Carl C. Bosland, Esq. Reproduced with permission. Mr. … Continue reading

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