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United States: PODCAST: The Life Of An ERISA Claim: Know The Basics And The Pitfalls - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

They also discuss issues that may come up for sports industry employers such as handling disability claims involving concussions.
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United States: 2018 OFCCP Year In Review And What To Expect In 2019 - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The year 2018 brought increased activity and significant changes to the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP)
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United States: California Legislature Considers Two Bills Related To Independent Contractor Misclassification - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Two competing bills related to the classification of workers are in play in the California legislature.
Tags: News, California, United States, Stewart, California Legislature, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak


Jose Mourinho admits he hid in a laundry basket during Chelsea vs Bayern Munich

Chelsea vs Bayern Munich Time to turn the clock back to 2005, when Chelsea took on Bayern Munich in the Champions League. Rumours have been doing the rounds for years regarding what happened to Jose Mourinho during that match. To recap, 14-years ago Mourinho was slapped with a two-match touchline ban by UEFA for a two-legged quarter-final against Bayern. Mourinho was charged for bad behaviour against Barcelona in the previous round. The Special One was nowhere to be seen when Chelsea took on Ba...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Bayern Munich, Jose Mourinho, Uefa, Mourinho, Bayern, Stewart, Maurizio Sarri, Rio Ferdinand Jose Mourinho, Bayern Munich Time, Bayern Mourinho, Stamford Bridge However Mourinho


In Search of Non-Toxic Manhood

The Victorian novelists understood the problem before we did.
Tags: News, Youth, John, Leo, Tolstoy, Thomas, Gary, Stewart, Wayne, Cooper, Jane, Jimmy, Hardy, Austen, Women and Girls, Dating and Relationships


United States: Washington State Set To Substantially Increase The Salary Required For Exempt Status And Make Other Changes To White Collar Exemptions - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Although the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) has yet to finalize the new annual salary required for exempt status, it intends to propose a new salary basis test that would more than double the current federal salary threshold.
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United States: Massachusetts's New Requirements For Calculating Tipped Employees' Wages - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

In Massachusetts, failing to calculate and pay employee wages properly exposes employers to mandatory treble damages and attorneys' fees, as well as potential criminal penalties.
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United States: Sixth Circuit Rules That Tennessee Cap On Punitive Damages Is Unconstitutional - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

In 2011, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed the Tennessee Civil Justice Act, a tort reform measure limiting monetary damages.
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United States: Compass Newsletter Winter 2019 - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Did you know that the 2018 midterm elections set a record as the first midterm to exceed voter turnout of 100 million people?
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United States: Shutdown Stalemate (Beltway Buzz - January 11, 2019) - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Today marks day 21 of the partial federal government shutdown.
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United States: E-Verify Suspended Due To The Government Shutdown - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The holiday season may already feel like a distant memory and five-day workweeks may once again be the norm, but not everything is back to business as usual for U.S. employers this January.
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Six Nations 2019: Scotland include uncapped hookers Kerr, Cherry & Stewart, plus centre Dean

Scotland included three uncapped hookers and Edinburgh centre Chris Dean in a 39-man squad for the forthcoming Six Nations.
Tags: News, Scotland, Edinburgh, Stewart, Dean, Chris Dean, Kerr Cherry


United States: Supreme Court Concludes "Wholly Groundless" Exception Is Inconsistent With Federal Arbitration Act - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

On January 8, 2019, the Supreme Court of the United States decided whether courts may disregard contractual language calling for an arbitrator to decide questions of arbitrability if the argument that the arbitration agreement applies to the particular dispute is "wholly groundless."
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Fire damages event center at iconic Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City

STUDIO CITY – Firefighters needed more than two hours this morning to extinguish a fire at the iconic Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City. Crews responded about 1:50 a.m. to the building at 12833 W. Ventura Blvd. and discovered fire in the kitchen of the Lodge’s event center, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department. Firefighters were able to make good progress and extinguish the bulk of the fire in about 90 minutes but had difficulty with flames in hard to access areas betw...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Sport, Soccer, John Wayne, Local News, Southern California, Stewart, Ventura Blvd, Studio City, Lodge, Sportsmen 's Lodge, Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission, Top Stories LADN, STUDIO CITY Firefighters, Katherine Hepburn Clark Gable


Mudslide damages Encino house and guest house, 14 other homes under voluntary evacuation

ENCINO — A voluntary evacuation order was in effect Tuesday morning for 14 homes in an Encino neighborhood where a house and guest house were damaged Monday by a rain-fueled mud flow. A grading expert examined the hillside Monday night and determined no additional slide was anticipated, but as a precaution the voluntary evacuation order was issued about 10 p.m. for the homes on Boris and Martson drives, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department. #Encino; Debris flow into ...
Tags: Weather, News, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Disneyland, Local News, Malibu, Southern California, Stewart, Boris, Knott, San Fernando Valley, PCH, Encino, LAFD


United States: Philadelphia Increases Minimum Wage Rate For City Workers And Contractors - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

On December 20, 2018, Mayor Jim Kenney signed an ordinance that will raise the minimum wage for all Philadelphia municipal government workers
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United States: Department Of Labor Applies Ministerial Exception Under The Fair Labor Standards Act - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The United States Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD) issued an opinion letter, FLSA2018-29, on December 21, 2018
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United States: Uncertainty Returns To The Employment Landscape In 2019 - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The midterm elections that took place in November 2018 have the employer community wondering what to expect in 2019. This article will examine how those elections might impact labor and employment policymaking in 2019.
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Hydroplaning crash on 101 Freeway kills South El Monte man, injures 3 others

HOLLYWOOD — A 21-year-old motorist was killed Saturday morning when he hydroplaned his car, triggering a six-vehicle crash on the 101 Freeway in Hollywood and ejecting him from his vehicle. The crash on the northbound freeway, north of Barham Boulevard, occurred about 5:10 a.m., the California Highway Patrol reported. Officials said the motorist was a resident of South El Monte, driving a 2000 Acura sedan at an unknown speed in the No. 3 lane, which had become slick due to rain throughout the ev...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Crash, Soccer, California Highway Patrol, Pasadena, CHP, Local News, Stewart, 101 Freeway, North Hollywood, Metrolink, NoHo Arts District, Margaret Stewart


CPC Partners hires VP and associate

Carlson Private Capital Partners, a middle-market investment firm formed by the Carlson family, has named Emma Gergen as a vice president and Ali Stewart as an associate. Previously, Gergen worked at Norwest Equity Partners while Stewart was at Northwestern Mutual Capital. PRESS RELEASE MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – January 10, 2019 – Carlson Private Capital Partners (“CPC or CPC Partners”), a privately held middle-market investment firm formed by the Carlson family, is pleased to announce the addition o...
Tags: Minneapolis, Trends, People, Ali, Cpc, Stewart, Emma, University of Notre Dame, Carlson, Minneapolis Minn, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Gergen, Kellogg School of Management, Norwest Equity Partners, Northwestern Mutual Capital, CPC Partners


Official Trailer for Illegal Fishing Documentary 'Sharkwater Extinction'

"The only option I have is to not give up." Freestyle Digital Media has debuted an official trailer for a new documentary titled Sharkwater Extinction, the latest doc by Canadian filmmaker / activist Rob Stewart. This follow-up to Stewart's 2006 doc Sharkwater is once again all about sharks, but this time it's about the billion dollar illegal shark fin industry and the political corruption behind it. By exposing the truth behind all the illegal fishing, he also looks at how this industry tha...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Documentaries, Stewart, Rob Stewart, To Watch, Freestyle Digital Media, Sharkwater


Netflix Chose a New Market Over Free Speech. That Sets a Disturbing Precedent.

Netflix does not face the pressures and dangers that Arab networks and artists do. It makes its bowing to Saudi censorship demand even more disappointing.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Censorship, Netflix, Middle East, Stewart, Jon, Netflix Inc, Jamal, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations, YouTube.com, Comedy and Humor, Middle East and North Africa Unrest (2010-, Mohammed bin Salman (1985-


Saudi Arabia, Netflix and the Globalization of Censorship

Netflix does not face the pressures and dangers that Arab networks and artists do. It makes its bowing to Saudi censorship demand even more disappointing.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Censorship, Netflix, Middle East, Stewart, Jon, Netflix Inc, Jamal, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations, YouTube.com, Comedy and Humor, Middle East and North Africa Unrest (2010-, Mohammed bin Salman (1985-


United States: Michigan Recognizes Sexual Orientation As A Protected Class For State Contracts - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

On December 27, 2018, as one of his last acts in office, term-limited Michigan governor Rick Snyder signed an executive directive which will extend sexual orientation discrimination protection to a number of private employees.
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United States: Mexico's New Governmental Immigration Fees For 2019 - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Mexico's Ministry of Interior (Secretaria de Gobernación, SEGOB) and NII published new governmental fees for immigration procedures related to foreign nationals and expatriates that took effect January 1, 2019.
Tags: News, Mexico, United States, Stewart, NII, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak, SEGOB


United States: Michigan's Minimum Wage Rate To Increase On March 29, 2019 - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

In 2018, the Michigan Legislature passed two seemingly conflicting pieces of legislation addressing future minimum wage increases.
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Braves win grievance filed on behalf of top draft pick Carter Stewart

The Atlanta Braves selected high school pitcher Carter Stewart with the number eight overall pick in the 2018 draft. Then, after the draft, the Braves gave Stewart a below-slot signing bonus offer, claiming that they found problems with his wrist in his post-draft physical (draftees cannot be given medical examinations by MLB clubs before being picked). Stewart ended up rejecting the offer and the MLBPA filed a grievance against the Braves on Stewart's behalf.
Tags: News, Mlb, Atlanta Braves, Stewart, Braves, Carter Stewart, MLBPA


United States: Philadelphia Passes Fair Workweek Employment Standards For Retail, Hospitality, And Food Service Establishments - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Philadelphia enters the predictive scheduling mix with its newly signed Fair Workweek Employment Standards Ordinance, which will become effective January 1, 2020.
Tags: News, United States, Philadelphia, Stewart, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak, Retail Hospitality And Food Service Establishments


United States: 2019 Ushers In The 116th Congress (Beltway Buzz, January 4, 2019) - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

Happy 2019 from Washington, D.C., where January 3 marked the start of the 116th Congress (now under new management).
Tags: News, Washington, United States, Stewart, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak, 116th Congress, Congress Beltway Buzz January