Interesting to Note – Grand Jury Witnesses Not Bound by Secrecy

January 29, 2016 / No Comments

In a strongly worded rebuke to the federal prosecutor’s office that he used to run, Judge Raymond Dearie found that language contained in grand jur...

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New York City Mandates that Employers offer Transportation Benefits

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Under federal tax law, employers are permitted, but not required, to offer qualified transportation benefits to any of their employees. However, ef...

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NYC Mayor Enacts Municipal Office of Labor Standards

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On November 30, 2015, NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio signed a bill establishing the New York City Office of Labor Standards. The Office will be led by a ...

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Governor Announces New Task Force to Combat Worker Exploitation

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New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a number of new measures to support the mission of the Task Force to Combat Worker Exploitation. First,...

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