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Since 1988, the ILN has helped its members keep pace with today’s global economy, through access to the tremendous strength and depth of the combined expertise of 5,000 lawyer中国福利彩票正版apps in 66 countries on six continents.

ILN member firms are among the most respected and most experienced counsel in their jurisdictions. Clients’ increasing need for reliable foreign counsel is well-met by the personalized, high-quality and cost-effective legal services provided by ILN member firms. Unique to the ILN are the strong personal and professional relationships among its members and their clients developed over the past 30 years. Far from a mere directory, the ILN is an affiliation of lawyer中国福利彩票正版apps who gather on a regional and worldwide basis annually and .

Each of the ILN’s member firms is international in outlook and staffed by highly trained senior attorneys, who are experts in a broad range of practice areas. ILN members have demonstrated experience in working successfully with international companies. They are independent, mid-sized firms within their jurisdictions, and are committed to the focus of the International Lawyers Network, admitted to the Network only after a rigorous application process. The ILN provides clients with high-quality service from experienced local counsel who work in firms that maintain excellent reputations in their own countries. This means that clients have immediate access to attorneys who are native, both linguistically and culturally, to the country中国福利彩票正版app of interest.

The ILN’s international directory app is available for i中国福利彩票正版appPhone, Android and BlackBerry smartphones. To access the app,  or log on to  from your smartphone.

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March 2, 中国福利彩票正版app — RSS’s community involvement is constantly demonstrated. On February 21, Montréal’s Maisonneuve park was the scene for the 14th edition of the , a friendly competition for skaters, cross-country中国福利彩票正版app skiers and runners. This year’s edition was a complete success: while the goal was $550,000, the event raised $681,455 to support the operations of this prominent pediatric hospital.

On 1st January 中国福利彩票正版app, the Federal Law of 02.08.2019 № 265-FZ “On Amendments to the Federal Law” “On Currency Regulation and Currency Control” entered into force in terms of liberalization of restrictions on foreign exchange transactions that are made by residents using accounts (deposits) opened with banks located outside the territory of the Russian Federation and repatriation of funds1.

As discussed in an earlier , the New York state  (or “SHIELD Act”), was signed into law on .  A potential unintended side effect of the SHIELD Act may require health care companies to provide notification to the NY Attorney General for events that occurred well before its enforcement date. While the SHIELD Act’s data security requirements, which are covered under §4, will not come into effect until March 21, 中国福利彩票正版app, all other requirements, including the breach notification requirement, became effective on October 23, 2019.  The notification enforcement date is important for any Covered Entity, as defined by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”), that has suffered a Breach, as defined by HIPAA, involving fewer than 500 individuals (“Minor HHS Breach”), was a breach of computerized data, and involved a New York resident.

Employers in New York, the state in the country中国福利彩票正版app, have lost another key point of leverage in collective bargaining.  Effective February 6, 中国福利彩票正版app, reduces the amount of time striking workers in the private sector must wait before they are eligible to receive unemployment benefits.  While New York is one of only a handful of states to allow strikers to receive unemployment benefits, the seven week waiting period that has applied until now, has served as a deterrent to strikes. The new, shorter waiting time has the potential to profoundly affect the calculus and reduce employers’ economic leverage in collective bargaining because earlier access to unemployment benefits will soften the blow that a strike has on an employee’s financial well-being and potentially of unions and employees to strike.

Our latest Transition Year (TY) Programme (which was a finalist in the Community Programme category of the Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2019) was held in our Limerick office from 24th to 28th February. This year students from eight schools from counties Limerick and Tipperary took part and over 25 of our team and guest speakers contributed directly to facilitating the week.

Delaware is reminding its employers that a safe, drug-free workplace can pay.  On February 1, the state’s Department of Insurance (the “Department”) amended its to emphasize the availability of workers’ compensation insurance discounts of up to 19 percent for employers who participate in the (the “Program”), and who implement a drug-free workplace program at their worksites.  The amended regulations took effect on February 11, 中国福利彩票正版app.

In this week’s rainmaking recommendation from expert and trainer, , she talks about “failure to implement” syndrome – read on to find out what that means, and how to solve it. I’ll add my two cents as well – when you’re struggling because you have all the information you need to make changes, but you’re just.not.making.them, what you need to do is find your “why.” That is the thing that’s going to get you moving when you don’t feel like making change. It has to be a big enough why that even when you’re tired or frustrated or burned out, you’ll still take action, so it may take some soul searching. But it will be worth it. Read on to see what Jaimie suggests!

Just getting it in under the wire – I wanted to take the opportunity to mark the occasion of Zen & the Art of Legal Networking’s 11th Anniversary. Eleven is a lot of years to be writing – I started this blog when I was only four years into my career with the ILN, when I was still finding my way in the legal industry, and it helped me to gain confidence, meet talented, smart people, and engage in thoughtful conversations around interesting topics that were and continue to shape our field. In that time, I’ve published 1,265 posts, a number of them guest posts from amazing contributors. We’ve looked at topics ranging from leadership, the future of the legal, networking, business development, relationship development and more to content marketing, social media (from its first baby steps to where it is now), and legal marketing. I look forward to seeing what the future brings, and hope to continue to bring you interesting content and topics for many years to come!

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U.S. Department of Labor Finalizes Rule to Determine Joint Employer Status

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new rule governing joint employer liability for wage and hour violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) goes into effect on March 16, 中国福利彩票正版app. The rule is intended to clarify the circumstances under which more than one entity may be jointly and severally liable to an employee for payment of minimum wage and overtime under the FLSA. The intent of the rule is to achieve greater uniformity in determining joint employer status and, ultimately, to reduce the volume of related litigation.

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Howard & Howard Continues Las Vegas Office Expansion with the Addition of Five New Attorneys

ROYAL OAK, Mich., February 25, 中国福利彩票正版app – Royal Oak, Michigan-based Howard & Howard has continued the expansion of its Las Vegas, Nevada office with the addition of five new attorneys. Karson Bright, Kirill V. Mikhaylov, Cami M. Perkins, L. Christopher Rose, and Christopher M. Warburton have all joined the firm.

“We’re thrilled that these five attorneys have joined our busy and fast-growing Las Vegas office,” said Mark Davis, President and CEO of Howard & Howard. “Each one brings a unique level of individual talent and practical experience to the firm. They are committed to serving our clients as trusted legal advisors and business partners in any transaction, dispute, or other legal challenge they encounter.”

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