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Jane Bockus Interviewed in Texas Young Lawyers Association Podcast 

April 16, 2019

Jane E. Bockus, San Antonio–based member in Dykema’s Products, Class Actions & Professional Liability Practice Group, is the subject of a Texas Young Lawyers ... Read More »

Labor & Employment Blog - The Michigan Saga Continues: The Constitutional Validity of the New Michigan Paid Medical Leave Act and New Minimum Wage Law Heads to the Michigan Supreme Court 

April 15, 2019

This past summer, two voter initiatives were headed to the November ballot for consideration. One initiative was to increase the state minimum wage, and the other was to ... Read More »

Firewall Blog - Arbitration Clauses & BIPA: The Broader the Better 

April 15, 2019

After the Illinois Supreme Court’s decision in January holding that a plaintiff need not show actual harm to be an “aggrieved person” under the Illinois Biometric ... Read More »

James Azadian Quoted in Pair of Los Angeles Daily Journal Roundup Lawsuit Articles 

April 9, 2019

James S. Azadian, Los Angeles-based member in Dykema’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group and the Firm’s nationwide appellate practice, provided the closing ... Read More »

Homeostasis Blog - HIPAA Isn’t Only About Data Privacy and Security 

April 8, 2019

When we think about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), many of us immediately think about protecting the privacy and security of ... Read More »

Ed Tomko Profiled in The Texas Law Book and Dallas Business Journal 

April 8, 2019

Edwin J. Tomko, Dallas-based senior counsel in Dykema’s Business Litigation group, reminisces about his distinguished career as a litigation attorney and former ... Read More »

Live in Las Vegas! Rob Boonin Will Address SHRM 2019 Conference 

April 5, 2019

Robert A. Boonin, Detroit- and Ann Arbor–based member in Dykema’s Labor & Employment Practice Group and co-founder of the Wage and Hour Defense Institute, was the ... Read More »

Cannabis Law Blog - CBD Warning Letter 

April 4, 2019

FDA sent warning letters dated March 28 to three companies marketing CBD products with what FDA describes as “egregious and unfounded claims that are aimed at vulnerable ... Read More »

Labor & Employment Blog: No Fooling – DOL Seeks to Limit Joint Employer Liability with New 4-Factor Test 

April 4, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor is pressing ahead with its efforts to revamp the Fair Labor Standards Act regulations (we recently posted here regarding proposed changes ... Read More »

Labor & Employment Blog: Auto-Deduction for Employee Meal Breaks Can Work for Hospitals, but be Careful! 

April 4, 2019

Under the Fair Labor Standards Act, all employees must be paid overtime for all hours worked over 40 in a workweek. The law also requires employers to keep accurate records of ... Read More »

Cannabis Law Blog: FDA Statement on Cannabis-Containing and Cannabis-Derived Products 

April 3, 2019

Cannabis Law Blog: DEQ’s Local Leaders Series Educates Leaders on Potential DEQ Entrance Into Marijuana Cultivation and Processing Facilities 

April 2, 2019

Recently, the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) held a “Local Leaders Series Webinar” on “Marijuana Cultivation and Processing Operations ... Read More »

Brian Balow Discusses Smart Car Vulnerabilities in Automotive World 

April 1, 2019

Brian R. Balow, Bloomfield Hills-based senior counsel in Dykema’s Corporate Finance practice group, is the author of “Tighten Up on Cyber Security, or Face the SEC,” ... Read More »

Deborah Williamson Spotlighted in American Bankruptcy Institute Interview 

March 28, 2019

Deborah D. Williamson, San Antonio-based member in Dykema’s Bankruptcy Practice Group, was recognized by the American Bankruptcy Institute in the podcast ... Read More »

Rasul Raheem Expects Banks to Play It “SAFE” Regarding Proposed Cannabis Act in Bloomberg BNA Banking Law 

March 26, 2019

Rasul M. Raheem, Detroit-based senior counsel in Dykema's Financial Services practice group, was quoted extensively in the Bloomberg BNA Banking Law article, “New ... Read More »