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Legal Alert: The Federal Reserve Board Outlines Approach For Capital Rules For Federally Supervised Insurance Groups (May 27, 2016)
At the NAIC’s tenth International Insurance Forum, Daniel K. Tarullo, a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB), outlined the FRB’s plans for the capital and ...
Legal Alert: DOL and Treasury Update 2015-2016 Regulatory Agendas for Employee Benefits (May 26, 2016)
The principal regulators of U.S. employee benefits have recently published updates to their guidance plans for the coming months. On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) updated its ...
Legal Alert: NAIC Report: 2016 Spring National Meeting (May 24, 2016)
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) held its 2016 Spring National Meeting from April 1 through April 6 in New Orleans, Louisiana. As host, Louisiana provided beautiful weather ...
Legal Alert: What Is Your Starting Salary? New FLSA Regulations Raise The Bar For U.S. Employers (May 23, 2016)
Employers with salaried employees earning under $47,476 annually should evaluate the impact on their organizations of major changes to employee compensation following new federal wage requirements ...
Legal Alert: EPA to Reduce Methane Emissions from the Oil and Natural Gas Industry (May 23, 2016)
On May 12, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released final regulations (the Rules) aimed at reducing methane emissions from certain new and modified oil and gas facilities by 40% to 45% ...
Legal Alert: FinCEN Customer Due Diligence Final Rules (May 19, 2016)
On May 5, 2016, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) issued final rules (the Final Rules) on customer due diligence requirements for banks, securities ...
Legal Alert: Implementing the Whistleblower Immunity Notice Provision under the Recently-Enacted Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act (May 18, 2016)
The Defend Trade Secrets Act, signed into law on May 11, 2016, includes a whistleblower immunity notice provision. An employer that wants to preserve maximum recoveries for misappropriation against ...
Legal Alert: Unclaimed Property Primer for Health and Property & Casualty Insurance (May 17, 2016)
Background Unclaimed Property: It’s not just about life insurance. The same contingency-fee unclaimed property auditors that targeted unclaimed life insurance proceeds are now turning their focus to ...
Legal Alert: Supreme Court Explores Injury Requirement for Federal Statutory Standing (May 16, 2016)
In a 6-2 opinion issued today, the Supreme Court vacated a Ninth Circuit holding that a plaintiff who alleges that his own federal statutory rights have been violated has alleged enough to establish ...
Legal Alert: UPDATE: Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act Signed Into Law; Employers May Need to Notify Employees (May 12, 2016)
After overwhelming passage in both the House and Senate, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act into law on May 11, 2016. The Act provides a truly uniform, nationwide set of standards ...
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