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An Environmental Primer for Lenders

Given the current demand for downtown properties, borrowers are acquiring contaminated properties like never before.  Against this backdrop, lenders should become familiar…

Banking & Financial Institutions Environmental, Regulatory & Administrative Law

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Are My Taxes Going Up? Seven Proposals to Watch from the House Ways and Means Committee’s Draft Tax Legislation

If you watch the news, you might get the impression Americans can’t agree on much of anything these days.  One thing I…

Tax

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Client Alert: Recent Changes to North Carolina Wage And Hour Statute May Catch Employers Off Guard

On July 8, 2021, Governor Cooper signed into law Senate Bill 208, which revises the North Carolina Wage and Hour Act (NCWHA)…

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Client Alert: Yet Another Required Notice: COBRA Subsidy Expiration Date and Notice Requirement Approaching

The American Rescue Plan Act (“ARPA”) was signed into law on March 11, 2021. ARPA included several provisions aimed at providing relief…

Client Alerts

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Client Alert: SEC Approves Nasdaq Board Diversity Listing Rules

On August 6, 2021, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) approved Nasdaq Stock Market (“Nasdaq”) board diversity listing rules. These…

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Fourth Circuit Expands Scope of Potential “Same-Sex Harassment”

In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has become the most recent federal appellate court to…

Labor & Employment

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Enforcement of Proxy Advisor Rules Paused Pending Further SEC Review

On June 1, 2021, SEC Chair Gary Gensler issued a public statement directing staff of the Division of Corporation Finance (the “Staff”)…

Capital Markets

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Nasdaq Files Amendment to Board Diversity Disclosure Proposal

On February 26, 2021, Nasdaq announced an amendment to its Proposal to Adopt Listing Rules Related to Board Diversity, published by…

Capital Markets

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SEC Adopts Amendments to Rule 15c2-11, Most Provisions Effective September 26, 2021

SEC Rule 15c2-11, which has been in existence for decades, was amended in late 2020, with an effective date of September 26,…

Capital Markets

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Webinar Recording: What Comes Next–How the Biden Presidency May Impact Employers

From an increase in the minimum wage and adoption of a federal paid leave program, to enhanced union rights and greater scrutiny…

Labor & Employment