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Copyright Alliance: “Ask Your Congressional Representatives to Support the Creation of a Small Claims Court!”

From the Copyright Alliance: On May 1, H.R. 2426 and S. 1273, the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act (CASE Act) of 2019 was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Chairman of the Democratic … Continue reading

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FINRA Issues New Guidance Regarding Customer Communications Relating to Departing Registered Representatives

As recognized by new guidance from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the departure of a registered representative often prompts customer questions about the departing representative and the continued servicing of a customer’s account. In light of the continued frequency … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Act Amendment Passes House of Representatives

On March 27, 2019, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, an act designed to amend and strengthen the existing federal Equal Pay Act (“EPA”), 29 U.S.C. § 206(d). The Paycheck Fairness Act, which passed … Continue reading

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Texas State Senators and Representatives File Bill Regarding Freestanding ED’s

A bipartisan group of Texas Legislators has filed bills to empower the Texas Attorney General to stop “price-gouging” by freestanding emergency rooms.   SB 866 and HB 1941 “would protect Texans from exorbitant charges in an emergency, make prices “unconscionable” if … Continue reading

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For Independent Sales Representatives

The Sales Representatives Rights ActI come from a family of independent sales representatives, so this statute holds a special place in my heart.  If you are an independent sales person who works on commission, you know the feeling of vulnerability … Continue reading

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