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Illinois Releases Pregnancy Accommodation Proposed Rules

The Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) released proposed rules regulating pregnancy discrimination and accommodation in employment. Released on July 17, 2015, these rules are authorized by the Illinois Pregnancy Fairness…more
| Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law

DoD Inspector General Publishes List of Postaward Fraud Indicators

On July 29, 2015, the Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Defense published on its website new “Contract Audit Fraud Scenario and Indicators for Material Pricing Deficiencies in a Postaward Audit.” While this…more
| Government Contracting

New Treasury Regulations May Limit Transfer Tax Savings

Recent comments by Cathy Hughes, an Estate and Gift Tax Attorney Advisor in the Office of Tax Policy at the U.S. Treasury Department, indicated that the department may issue proposed regulations as early as September 2015 that…more
| Business Organizations, Taxation

Tips to Reduce Adverse Effects of DOL's New Independent Contractor Status - Employers Must Carefully Select Status with Multifactor Test

Administrator David Weil issued an Administrator's Interpretation (Interpretation) on July 15, 2015, on behalf of the United States Department of Labor (DOL) regarding the appropriate classification of workers as independent…more
| Labor & Employment Law

OIG Report Raises Serious Medicare Part D Fraud, Waste and Abuse Concerns

Last month, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a comprehensive report and data brief detailing its concerns about the ability of Medicare Part D sponsors – as well…more
| Health, Science, Computers, & Technology

Implications of the Iran Accord for the Maritime Industry

On July 14, 2015, the U.S., France, China, Russia, United Kingdom, Germany and the European Union (EU) entered into the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran after years of difficult negotiations. Iran agreed to a…more
| Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade, Maritime Law

Reversing the Trend: Will Congress Act to Except College Tuition Payments from Clawback in Bankruptcy? - Congress Weighs Legislation that May Preclude Suit by Bankruptcy Trustees Against Colleges and Universities to Recover a Bankrupt Parent's Tuition Payments for a Student

A trend emerging in consumer bankruptcy cases around the U.S. is causing concern for many parents, students and undergraduate schools. As was reported by The Wall Street Journal in an article published on May 5, 2015, an…more
| Bankruptcy, Education, Finance & Banking

Actions Foreshadow Uniform Cybersecurity Regulations for Federal Contractors - Two Recent Executive Agency Actions Lay the Groundwork for a FAR Cybersecurity Clause in 2016

Federal government contractors handling Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) should take notice of two recent executive agency actions. Combined, they lay the groundwork for a new cybersecurity clause to be added to the…more
| Consumer Protection, Government Contracting, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Congress Continues to Threaten Contracting by Inverted Domestic Corporations - Congressional Action May Further Restrict IDCs from Contracting with the Government

Recent congressional action regarding Inverted Domestic Corporations (IDC) may lead to further limitations on the ability of IDCs to contract with the federal government. Starting with the 2002 legislation that established the…more
| Elections & Politics, Government Contracting, International Law & Trade, Labor & Employment Law, Military Law

Impact of Iran Accord on International Business - Briefing the "C" Suite on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action with Iran

On July 14, 2015, the United States, France, China, Russia, the United Kingdom, Germany and the European Union (EU) entered into the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran after years of difficult negotiations…more
| Elections & Politics, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Legal Minute - SEC Enforcement Actions: Federal Court vs. In-House Proceedings [Video]

White Collar & Government Investigations Partner Tim Belevetz discusses SEC administrative proceedings and their increasing use by the SEC's Division of Enforcement. He analyzes the differences between an enforcement action…more
| Criminal Law, Securities Law

U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down State Laws Banning Same-Sex Marriage - Same-Sex Couples Should Review Their Estate Planning Documents to Take Advantage of Marriage-Friendly Tax Provisions

The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, 135 S.Ct. 1039 (June 26, 2015),answered definitively the lingering questions following the Court’s decision last year in Windsor about whether states could continue…more
| Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Family Law, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Regulatory Update: Final Regulations on Portability of the DSUE

Portability of the deceased spousal unused exclusion (DSUE) amount between spouses was first introduced by Congress in December 2010, applicable to estates of married decedents dying on or after Jan. 1, 2011. Although originally…more
| Taxation

Seventh Circuit Finds Admiralty Jurisdiction in Asiana Airlines Lawsuits

In litigation arising from the July 2013 accident of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit reversed the District Court's remand decision, holding that…more
| Civil Procedure, Maritime Law, Transportation

Chicago's New Lease Tax Applies to Personal Property and “The Cloud” - The Tax Includes "Non-Possessory Computer Leases" Unless Exemption 11 Applies

The Chicago Department of Finance (the "Department") issued Lease Transaction Tax Ruling No. 12 with respect to application of Chicago's Personal Property Lease Transaction Tax (the "lease tax") to non-possessory computer…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Science, Computers, & Technology, Taxation
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