Today, it was announced that the proposed regulations for the qualified opportunity zone tax program (the “Program”) are being reviewed by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (the “OIRA”) of the Office of Management and Budget. Once the OIRA has...
It seems to happen every year. A natural disaster disrupts fall football season, and interstates are full of evacuees gobbling up hotel rooms and squatting in the nearest safety zones. In those times, no one ever thinks of the plant environmental manager...
Do you have employees in Massachusetts? Do you use non-compete agreements with those employees? Come October, your ability to enter into those types of agreements will be curtailed significantly. Earlier this month, the Governor of Massachusetts signed...
On August 10, 2018, the North Carolina Utilities Commission (the “Commission”) issued an order (the “Order”) extending the response period for Tranche 1 of the Competitive Procurement of Renewable Energy (CPRE) program from September 11, 2018 to October 9,...
It is a common situation in the world of construction project disputes – the parties’ contract includes an arbitration clause.
Virginia’s data breach notification laws have been expanded to include improper access to individual tax returns.
On Friday, July 13, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (the “Treasury”) and the IRS published Notice 2018-61 (the “Notice”), stating that they plan to issue regulations providing clarification of the effect of § 67(g) of the Internal Revenue Code (the...
The Fourth Circuit has just made it easier for plaintiffs to bring data breach cases.
The state of California recently passed privacy legislation that imposes stringent requirements on organizations that collect personal information from California residents. The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) imposes protections that are...