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COVID-19 Legal Issue Spotting for In-House Counsel

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Law at the Library: Employment Rights and COVID-19

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Eight Schiff Hardin practice areas earned a National Tier 1 ranking on the 2017 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list

The firm also earned 30 Metropolitan Tier 1 rankings across its Ann Arbor, Chicago, Dallas, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. offices.

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Stahr Quoted on SCOTUS Title VII Case Refusal

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Prewitt Helps Draft The Sedona Conference Commentary on BYOD

Matthew Prewitt is a member of the drafting team for The Sedona Conference Commentary on BYOD: Principles and Guidelines for Developing Policies and Meeting Discovery Obligations.

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Schiff Hardin Earns 38 Top-Tier Rankings by U.S. News – Best Lawyers

Schiff Hardin announced today that the firm earned top recognition for its marquee practices nationally and in key markets in the 2018 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

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Schiff Hardin Expands Labor and Employment Practice with Partner Derek Barella in Chicago

Schiff Hardin LLP announced today that Derek G. Barella has joined the firm as a partner in the Labor and Employment Practice Group in the Chicago office.

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Schiff Hardin Named “Innovation Builder” by BTI

Schiff Hardin LLP has been singled out by corporate counsel as one of only 28 percent of law firms clients view as a BTI “Innovation Builder,” which recognizes firms that bring change to the legal market through new technology, services, strategies, or structures.

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Schiff Hardin Recognized with 40 Top-Tier Rankings in U.S. News “Best Law Firms” Report

Schiff Hardin announced today that the firm has received 40 top-tier rankings and national recognition for its premier practices in the 2019 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

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Schiff Ranked as “Law Firm of the Year” in Construction-Litigation and Earns 45 “Best Law Firms” Rankings

Schiff Hardin LLP announced today that the firm has received 45 top-tier rankings and national recognition for its premier practices in the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”

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Best Lawyers Recognizes 59 Schiff Attorneys, Six “Lawyers of the Year,” and 21 Ones to Watch

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 59 attorneys have been listed in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, with six attorneys also being named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of practice and location.

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Schiff Earns 46 “Best Law Firms” Rankings in 2021

Schiff Hardin LLP has received 46 top-tier rankings in the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms,” nationally recognizing the firm’s premier practices.

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Schiff Hardin Earns Ranking by The Legal 500 US 2020

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s practice groups have been recognized in The Legal 500 United States 2020 guide, which provides a nationwide analysis of law firms that provide cutting-edge and innovative advice.

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Schiff Launches Coronavirus Task Force to Address Business and Legal Issues of Pandemic

Schiff Hardin LLP announced today its launch of a Coronavirus Task Force to address the significant business, legal, and economic challenges facing companies as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Schiff Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2022

Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 51 attorneys have been listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2022.

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Schiff Awarded 39 Top “Best Law Firms” Rankings for 2022

Schiff Hardin LLP has received 39 top-tier rankings in the 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms,” nationally recognizing the firm’s premier practices.

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Effects of NLRB’s Adoption of “Quickie Election” Rules

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DOJ, FTC Announce New Antitrust Guidance for Recruiting and Hiring; Criminal Enforcement Possible

Many companies—and the HR professionals and other executives who worked for them—have found out the hard way that business-to-business agreements on compensation and recruiting can violate the antitrust laws and bring huge corporate and personal penalties.

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DOL Overtime Rule Blocked by Federal Court

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EEOC Giving More Thought to Mental Health Conditions

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EEOC Issues Final Rule on Pay Data

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EEOC Mandates Position Statement Transparency

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Employment Tricks For Halloween

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New CA Law Restricts Use of Choice of Law

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New Overtime Rule Taking Effect in Dec. 2016

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Summer Hours: Make Sure Summertime Flexible Hours Work

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Statistical Sampling Upheld in Class Action

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Supreme Court Tells Insurers Not to Twiddle Their Thumbs

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Temporary Employees—Or Long-Term Bargaining Obligation?

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This March, Will Employers Bench Office Betting Pools?

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White House Addresses Non-Compete Contracts

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2017 Legislative Developments

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Federal Contractor Fair Pay and Safe Workplace Rules Revoked

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Important EEO-1 and I-9 Updates

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New Laws and Lessons for Employers After Trump's First 100 Days (Podcast)

In this 20-minute podcast, Schiff Hardin attorneys Henry Sledz and Lauren Novak discuss important changes during the Trump Administration’s first 100 days that could hurt or help employers

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NLRB Reverses Four Obama-Era Decisions

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Tips on How to Proactively Address Workplace Harassment

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2018 Legislative Developments

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California Supreme Court Rejects FLSA’s De Minimis Doctrine

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DOJ Antitrust Division Again Emphasizes Risks of “No-Poach” Agreements

In a recent speech, the head of the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) once again warned companies about the antitrust risks of certain agreements among employers not to hire each other’s employees.

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Expanded Protection for Nursing Mothers in Illinois

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NLRB General Counsel Issues New Guidance for Workplace Rules

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NLRB Tries Again on Joint Employer Question

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OFCCP Issues New Directives to Boost Contractor Compliance

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2019 Labor and Employment Legislative Developments

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Amendments to the Illinois Equal Pay Act

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SCOTUS Deals Another Blow to Classwide Arbitration

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Updates in Employment Arbitration Agreements

Recent rulings from the U.S. Supreme Court have changed legal interpretations of employer-employee arbitration agreements. Read more about our coverage and how these rulings these agreements going forward.

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2020 Labor and Employment Legislative Developments

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CARES Act: Expansion of Unemployment Insurance and Benefits

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CARES Act: Four Key Labor Provisions Employers Need to Know

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Top Questions and Answers for Employers

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DOJ’s Big Reveal on How to Avoid Corporate Criminal Prosecutions

Two months ago, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) updated its guidance to aid federal prosecutors in making charging decisions or, later, sentencing decisions.

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Five Approaches to Keep Customers and Employees Safe When Reopening

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IRS Guidance: No Tax Deductions Allowed for PPP-Paid Expenses

On April 30, the IRS released guidance providing that Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan borrowers may not deduct costs that are paid for with loan proceeds that are forgiven under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

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NLRB Joint-Employer Final Rule: Good News for Employers

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Reopening and Readjusting: Communicating COVID-19 Policies to All Stakeholders

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Reopening and Readjusting: What Businesses Should Be Thinking About

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Senate Approves Additional Funding for Small Businesses

Earlier today, the U.S. Senate passed a bill appropriating additional funding to the Paycheck Protection Program, which ran out of funds in the middle of last week. The House is expected to pass the measure on Thursday, after which President Trump is expected to sign it into law.

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UPDATE: Continuing Business Operations Under More Statewide “Shelter in Place” and “Stay at Home” Orders

Since last week when we wrote about the “shelter in place” and “stay at home” orders issued in California, New York, and Illinois, many more states have issued similar orders. The general discussion from our prior alert still applies, but below is an up-to-date list of the states that have adopted the stay-at-home approach to fighting the spread of COVID-19.

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ARPA Payroll Tax Credits Include Leave Taken by Employees to Receive or Recover from COVID-19 Vaccinations

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) allows employers with fewer than 500 employees to claim refundable tax credits to offset the cost of providing COVID-19-related paid sick and family leave to employees, including leave taken by employees to receive or recover from COVID-19 vaccinations.

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Cannabis Legislation in Key States: Montana Voters Approve Legalizing Marijuana for Recreational Use

In November 2020, Montana joined Arizona, New Jersey, and South Dakota in legalizing recreational cannabis use.

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DOL Will Not Enforce ESG-Related Final Rule

Schiff Hardin Energy & Environmental Law Adviser

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New Indictments Raise Antitrust Issues in Employment Settings

Two recent federal criminal indictments have captured the attention of both antitrust and employment lawyers, as well as the legal and business community nationwide.

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OSHA Issues COVID-Related Emergency Rule and Recommendations

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