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Manufacturing & Distribution Client Advisory - December 2016
On November 23, 2016 in a closely watched case styled Nevada vs. U. S. Department of Labor, a Texas federal district court issued a preliminary injunction barring the U.S. Department of Labor from enforcing its new overtime rules under the FLSA which were set to go into effect on December 1.
By Robert E. Smartschan and Robert J. Barry

Employment Law Alert - Increase to Exemption Salary Requirement Delayed
On the evening of November 22, 2016, Texas U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant sided with the 21 states and issued an order that blocks the DOL’s exemption salary increase for the time being.
By Burt H. Whitt and Labor & Employment

Private Client Services Update - A Guide to Making Gifts for Parents and Grandparents
As the end of the year approaches, parents and grandparents often ask about making gifts to children and grandchildren.
By Alexander W. Powell Jr. and Private Client Services

2017 Premium Tax Credit Quick Reference Chart
Click the PDF icon above to view our 2017 Premium Tax Credit Quick Reference Chart.
By John M. Peterson, Richard C. Mapp III, Robert Q. Johnson, Christopher L. McLean and ESOPs & Employee Benefits

Health Care Client Alert - November 8, 2016
On May 19, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services’ (the “Department”) Office of Civil Rights published the final rule implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act, which prohibits entities receiving Federal financial assistance from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
By Anne F. Bachmann, John M. Peterson and Health Care

Manufacturing & Distribution Client Alert - November 2016
For those of you who manufacture products that may be sold into California, or sell your products into California, you should be aware of (and beware of) California's Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, CA. Health and Safety Code § 25249.6 Et Seq., commonly known as Proposition 65.
By Stephen E. Story

The Importance Of FCRA Compliance
Terry Frank and Benjamin Wills recently authored an article for CreditUnions.com.
By Terry C. Frank and Benjamin A. Wills