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New York Releases Revised Proposed Cybersecurity Regulations

January 9, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The New York State Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) has released a revised version of its proposed cybersecurity regulations, which set regulatory minimum standards for protecting the customer information and information systems of the financial services industry. The Revised Proposed Regulations will become effective... Read More

Supreme Court to Review Validity of Class Action Waivers in Employment Arbitration Agreements

January 13, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether class action waivers in employment arbitration agreements violate the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”). The Supreme Court’s action promises the much-anticipated resolution of the circuit split on the issue. The Court on January 13, 2017, granted certiorari in... Read More

Federal Court Enjoins Health and Human Services Department from Enforcing ACA Protections for Transgender Individuals

January 13, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The Obama Administration was dealt a blow in its efforts to expand legal protections for transgender individuals relating to the receipt of health care services and health insurance under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”). Judge Reed O’Connor of the Northern District of Texas has issued a nationwide... Read More

New York Bars Insurers from Denying Commercial Crime Coverage Due to Employee’s Prior Criminal Conviction

January 12, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS) has promulgated a regulation that requires insurance companies to provide Commercial Crime Coverage to employers who have prior knowledge of an employee’s prior criminal conviction. Commercial Crime Coverage is defined as coverage under a policy of commercial risk... Read More

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Amy Peck Comments on Employment Verification Discrimination Rule Changes

January 13, 2017 | SHRM

Amy Peck comments on upcoming changes to employment verification regulations in "Changes to Employment Verification Discrimination Rule Take Effect Jan. 18," published by SHRM. Subscription may be required to view article    Read More

Jackson Lewis Expands Employee Benefits Practice Group with Addition of Brian Johnston in Kansas City

January 13, 2017 | Jackson Lewis

KANSAS CITY, KS (January 13, 2017) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Brian Johnston has joined the firm’s Kansas City Region office as a Principal. Mr. Johnston, who joins Jackson Lewis from Polsinelli, has dedicated more than two decades to helping clients... Read More

Howard Bloom Comments on Sixth Circuit Decision to Uphold Right-to-Work Ordinance

January 12, 2017 | Legal Newsline

Howard Bloom comments on the recent Sixth Circuit decision uphold a Kentucky county’s right-to-work ordinance and restrict labor union's roles in the workplace in "Sixth Circuit decision opens the door for local right-to-work laws," published in Legal Newsline. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

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