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Webinar: DOL Increases Minimum Salaries Required to Avoid Overtime

Webinar Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2024Time: 12:00-1:00pm ET In 2023, the United States Department of Labor issued a proposed regulation increasing the…

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State of Confusion: The Complex Present and Uncertain Future of Employee Non-Compete Agreements

It seems like a simple question: Is the covenant not to compete in my employment agreement enforceable?  The answer is much more…

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DOL Issues Long-Awaited Independent Contractor Classification Regulation

The Department of Labor’s final rule for classifying independent contractors replaces the previous Trump-era rule that emphasized two factors – control over…

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Employers Take Note: Pregnant Workers Fairness Act Takes Effect This Summer

A new federal law, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA), goes into effect on June 27, 2023. The PWFA requires covered employers to provide “reasonable accommodations” to…

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NLRB Questions Confidentiality and Nondisparagement Provisions in Separation Agreements

Employers terminating employees frequently offer severance payments in exchange for the employees’ entry into a separation agreement.  Generally these separation agreements include…

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SuperLawyers Names 24 Wyrick Robbins Attorneys to 2023 North Carolina Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Wyrick Robbins is pleased to announce that 24 firm attorneys were selected by their peers as members of North…

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Business North Carolina Recognizes Ten Wyrick Robbins Attorneys in 2023 Legal Elite

Wyrick Robbins is pleased to announce that ten firm attorneys were recognized in Business North Carolina…

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SEC Adopts Long-Awaited Clawback Rules

On October 26, 2022, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) adopted a final rule that will require most publicly traded companies…

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Wyrick Robbins Named Among “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers 2023

Wyrick Robbins received a National ranking in Venture Capital Law and a Metropolitan Tier 1 ranking in Raleigh for the following seventeen…

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Objections to FOIA Request Requiring Disclosure of EEO-1 Reports Due by September 19, 2022

On August 18, 2022, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”) received a Freedom of Information Act…

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