Laura Thalacker, a Las Vegas-based management-side labor and employment lawyer, spoke to IR Digital’s podcast host Jennifer Riggins on our most recent, topical podcast…. ‘If you can, should you? Employer choices on requiring the Covid-19 Vaccine.’ Laura and Jen spoke about whether employers may require, or simply encourage, their employees to get vaccinated against the […]
Foreward by Andrew Chilvers For the legal sector, COVID-19 has been a huge catalyst for change globally. Overnight, almost all legal advisors decamped en masse from their expensive mid-town and city offices to their homes to work. Personal meetings suddenly disappeared to be replaced by virtual meetings on Zoom or Microsoft Teams. As the UK […]
Funding of up to $10,000 may be available to cover lease payments that have or will become due during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Applicants are not required to be in arrears on rent. Eligible businesses and non-profits entities that have prioritized paying rent over other expenses during the COVID-19 Pandemic are encouraged to apply. Fund awards […]
The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host a panel to analyze and discuss the outcomes of the state’s two recently completed Special Sessions and what you need to know for your business. The HCC government affairs team was actively involved in advocating for our members on key topics during the sessions, and we will take […]
Members Rebecca Torrey (The Torrey Firm) and Laura Thalacker (Hartwell Thalacker, Ltd.) enjoyed an outdoor, socially distanced visit on August 15th while Rebecca was traveling. Rebecca and Laura, respectively, are the California and Nevada Labor & Employment members for IR and, through the network, have worked closely together on several matters and frequently collaborate.
In the wee hours of August 6, 2020, the Nevada Legislature passed SB4 – a law affording certain protections to businesses from COVID-claims. There are several things you need to know and, more importantly, do to protect your business. Under SB4, most for profit and non-profit businesses (except private healthcare facilities and public schools) are given greater […]
Foreward by Andrew Chilvers Whenever the gig economy comes up in conversation, app-based technology companies such as Uber usually get a mention as the emerging business models for ‘gig’ workers. And while these new ‘gig’ business models are changing the way people work, many jurisdictions are resisting the changes taking place. Back in the pre-COVID-19 […]
IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce John M. Naylor of Naylor & Braster. John has joined IR as our exclusive Construction Law member in US – Nevada. Combined, John Naylor and Jennifer Braster have been practicing attorneys in Las Vegas, Nevada for more than 30 years. John and Jennifer routinely appear before […]