Jones Walker LLP • October 29, 2014
Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce that the BTI Consulting Group recently named the firm as a standout in Employment Litigation in the BTI Litigation Outlook 2015.
Littler • October 24, 2014
Scott Rechtschaffen, Chief Knowledge Officer and a shareholder at Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, was inducted as a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management (the College). Rechtschaffen was selected based on his significant contributions to law practice management and was inducted at the College’s 2014 Futures Conference in Boston.
Ogletree Deakins • October 23, 2014
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has formed an Ebola Rapid Response Team. The team’s primary focus is to assist employers with the employment law, traditional labor, and workplace safety issues related to the Ebola crisis. More specifically, the Ebola Rapid Response Team counsels employers on myriad legal obligations related to the Ebola crisis, including those involving Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) compliance, and assists with developing policies and written communications to employees regarding Ebola risks.
Constangy • October 21, 2014
National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP today announced a strategic partnership with ThinkHR, a leader in providing businesses with expert HR guidance.
Gordon & Rees • October 20, 2014
The American Lawyer has recognized Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani as one of the top 10 fastest-growing Am Law 200 law firms in the nation, noting that the firm's attorney headcount grew by nearly 10 percent over the past 12 months. Unlike other law firms on the list that expanded through mergers, Gordon Rees’s growth occurred organically thanks to the firm’s winning results, exceptional lateral talent and unrelenting responsive client service.
Constangy • October 20, 2014
National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP is pleased to congratulate eight attorneys from its Boston office who have been selected for the 2014 Massachusetts Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® lists.
Constangy • October 16, 2014
National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP, announced today that it has formed a new service area to help employers better manage law and technology in the workplace – the e-Law Service Area.
Jackson Lewis • October 15, 2014
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce Erik Dullea has joined the firm’s Denver office as Of Counsel. Mr. Dullea, a Commander in the United States Navy Reserve who joins the firm from Squire Patton Boggs LLP, brings to Jackson Lewis almost a decade of experience in safety and health law with a focus on the mining and transportation industries as well as on issues facing government contractors.
Jackson Lewis • October 15, 2014
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the largest workplace law firms in the world representing management, is pleased to announce the addition of three new attorneys to the firm’s San Francisco office. Lisa Barnett Sween and Natalja Fulton have joined the firm as Shareholders. Stephanie Yang has joined as an Associate. All attorneys were formerly with Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP.
Ballard Rosenberg • October 14, 2014
We always like to share good news. As we begin the fourth quarter, we thought you would want to know that the Firm and several of its lawyers have been singled out for special recognition as being tops in their field by the American Bar Association, the prestigious Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers publications, Forbes magazine and the Los Angeles Daily Journal legal newspaper. In addition, several of our lawyers have been appointed to prestigious leadership positions in various Bar Association and other organizations.
Littler • October 13, 2014
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has named shareholders David Goldstein (Minneapolis), Linda Jackson (Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia) and Elizabeth Lalik (Northern Virginia) as co-chairs of the firm’s Government Contractors Industry Group.
Constangy • October 10, 2014
Constangy, Brooks & Smith congratulates Nashville partner Teresa Rider Bult, who was recently named co-chair of the Employment & Labor Relations Committee of the American Bar Association Litigation Section.
Constangy • October 9, 2014
National labor and employment law firm Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP is pleased to congratulate five partners from the Kansas City and St. Louis offices who have been selected for the 2014 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list
FordHarrison • October 8, 2014
FordHarrison LLP, one of the country's largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that Michael Yim, a Partner in the firm's New York office, was elected to the Overseas Board of Directors of the International Association of Korean Lawyers (IAKL).
Franczek Radelet • October 8, 2014
The year 2014 has ushered in a host of fascinating developments involving the FMLA. Courts across the country have issued critical decisions on an employee’s notice of the need for FMLA leave; whether an employee can affirmatively decline FMLA leave; combating FMLA abuse; and caring for a family member.