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Littler • March 21, 2017

Littler's Jennifer Mora Recognized as 2017 JD Supra Top Author

Jennifer Mora, a shareholder in the Los Angeles (Century City) office of Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized as a JD Supra Top Author as part of its 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards. The Readers’ Choice Awards identify top authors and firms who were read by C-suite executives, in-house counsel, media and other professionals across the JD Supra platform during 2016.
Ogletree Deakins • March 21, 2017

Ogletree Deakins Launches Ogletree QualCheck™—A Retirement Plan Compliance Program

Ogletree Deakins has launched Ogletree QualCheck™, a retirement plan compliance program designed to provide employers with a means to determine whether their plan documents contain the provisions needed to satisfy the formal requirements for qualification under the Internal Revenue Code and related regulatory and administrative requirements. Ogletree QualCheck™ is staffed by experienced benefits lawyers who possess in-depth technical and practical knowledge about required and “best practice” retirement plan provisions. All Ogletree QualCheck™ plan evaluations are peer-reviewed for accuracy and completeness, and services are provided on a timely and cost-effective basis regardless of plan size or design. At the conclusion of the Ogletree QualCheck™ review process, employers receive a formal opinion from Ogletree Deakins regarding the plan document’s tax-qualified status and, if applicable, a summary of key compliance issues for further discussion.
Ogletree Deakins • March 21, 2017

Ogletree Deakins Listed Among 2017 BTI Brand Elite

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has ranked as the No. 22 law firm in the 2017 BTI Brand Elite, which lists the 28 law firms that have built the most powerful brands through superior client service. To compile the list, BTI researchers conducted more than 630 in-depth interviews with corporate counsel and legal decision makers at the world’s largest organizations.
Jackson Lewis • March 20, 2017

Bradford Hammock Named Office Managing Principal of Jackson Lewis’ Washington, D.C. Region Office

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Bradford T. Hammock has been named Washington, D.C. Region Office Managing Principal. Mr. Hammock succeeds John M. Remy, who led the office since 2007 and has chosen to step down to focus his energy on his growing litigation practice.
Ogletree Deakins • March 20, 2017

Former U.S. Chamber of Commerce Policy Director Named Co-Chair of Ogletree Governmental Affairs

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to welcome Jim Plunkett, former director for labor law policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as Senior Government Relations Counsel in the firm’s Washington office. Plunkett will serve as co-chair of Ogletree Governmental Affairs (OGA), an Ogletree Deakins subsidiary. OGA is a full service legislative and regulatory affairs consulting firm dedicated to helping clients solve their problems with the public sector and providing solutions to regulatory issues outside the courtroom.
Jackson Lewis • March 16, 2017

Jackson Lewis Continues Cincinnati Expansion with Addition of Elizabeth Simmons Callan

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce litigator Elizabeth (Libby) Simmons Callan has joined the firm’s growing Cincinnati office as Principal. Ms. Simmons Callan joins Jackson Lewis from Dinsmore, where she was a Partner. Jackson Lewis’ Cincinnati office recently added attorneys from powerhouse labor and employment practice Denlinger, Rosenthal & Greenberg in its biggest expansion to date.
Littler • March 15, 2017

Littler Launches Construction Industry Toolkit

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce the launch of its Construction Industry Toolkit. The web-based service helps construction industry employers comply with state and federal labor and employment laws. It is currently available to employers in New York and New Jersey, and more states will be added to the toolkit throughout the year.
Littler • March 15, 2017

Federal Job Bias Online Tool Rolled Out in Five Cities

Barry Hartstein discusses the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's new online system and recent efforts to leverage digital technology.
Jackson Lewis • March 13, 2017

Jackson Lewis Launces Flexible Workplace Program

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the launch of the firm’s Flexible Workplace Policy.
Jackson Lewis • March 13, 2017

Guillermo Escobedo Returns to Jackson Lewis in San Diego

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Principal Guillermo A. Escobedo has returned to the firm’s San Diego office from Ogletree Deakins, where he was a Shareholder. Mr. Escobedo adds to Jackson Lewis more than a decade of employment litigation experience.
Littler • March 10, 2017

Littler’s Lauren Schwartzreich Named 2017 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has selected Shareholder Lauren Schwartzreich for the 2017 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) class of fellows. The landmark program was created by LCLD to identify, train and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession. Littler attorneys have participated in the LCLD Fellows Program since 2012.
Ogletree Deakins • March 8, 2017

The Concept of Fallow Ground and Other Musings

More than one year has passed since my last post, and the two or three years before were little more productive. Still for some reason, hopefully more noble than ego, I have chosen not to kill off this spot on the internet.
Ogletree Deakins • March 7, 2017

Ogletree Deakins Named Among 100 Best Companies in Arizona

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm’s Phoenix office has been named to BestCompaniesAZ’s 2017 list of the 100 Best Companies in Arizona. The companies on the list were chosen using 15 years of research on award-winning Arizona companies.
Jackson Lewis • March 6, 2017

Denise Trani-Morris Joins Jackson Lewis in San Francisco

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Denise Trani-Morris has joined the firm as a Principal. Ms. Trani-Morris, who joins Jackson Lewis from Sedgwick, LLP, brings over two decades of experience representing employers in all facets of workplace law matters, including preventive advice and counsel.
Jackson Lewis • March 3, 2017

Victor Barkalov Discusses His Recent Appointment to Chief Digital Officer

Victor Barkalov discusses his new role as Chief Digital Officer and leveraging IT for legal services in "Jackson Lewis’ Chief Digital Officer on Carving a Place for Technology in the Firm," published by The National Law Journal.
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