President-Elect Biden Announces Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as his Choice for Secretary of Labor

On January 7, 2021, President-elect Joe Biden announced his much-awaited choice for nominee to serve as Secretary of Labor, selecting Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.  Mayor Walsh made his mark as a labor leader, ultimately heading the Building and Construction Trades Council from 2011 to 2013.   Mr. Walsh was also a full-time legislator, serving in the Massachusetts […]

Kara MacielFounding Partner, Conn Maciel Carey

Announcing Conn Maciel Carey’s 2021 Labor and Employment Webinar Series

The legal landscape facing employers seems as difficult to navigate as it has ever been.  Keeping track of the ever-changing patchwork of federal, state and local laws governing the workplace may often seem like a full-time job whether you are a human resources professional, in-house attorney or  business owner.  Change appears to be the one […]

Kara MacielFounding Partner, Conn Maciel Carey

President-Elect Biden Announces Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as his Choice for Secretary of Labor

By: Kara M. Maciel, Eric J. Conn, and Beeta B. Lashkari On January 7, 2021, President-elect Joe Biden announced his much-awaited choice for nominee to serve as Secretary of Labor, selecting Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.  Mayor Walsh made his mark as a labor leader, ultimately heading the Building and Construction Trades Council from 2011 to 2013.   Mr. Walsh was […]

Kara MacielFounding Partner, Conn Maciel Carey

Employment stability decreed for two (2) years

Issuer: National Executive of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Published: Official Gazette Special N° 6.611, December 31st, 2020 Decree Number 4.414 was published in Venezuela’s Official Gazette Special Number 6.611, on December 31st, 2020, in which employment stability was decreed for all public and private sector employees to whom the Employment Law-Decree applies (LOTTT, for […]

Ignacio T. AndradePartner, Ponte Andrade & Casanova

Be Careful What You Write In Your Construction Project Documents

As an experienced construction lawyer who has spent a fair amount of time in court, I can confidently state that large numbers of construction cases are lost because the project is not adequately documented.  While testimony can serve as evidence in a trial, contemporaneous written records often win the day.  Documenting a project, with one […]

Howard K. KurmanPrincipal, Offit│Kurman

Announcing Conn Maciel Carey’s 2021 Labor and Employment Webinar Series

The legal landscape facing employers seems as difficult to navigate as it has ever been.  Keeping track of the ever-changing patchwork of federal, state and local laws governing the workplace may often seem like a full-time job whether you are a human resources professional, in-house attorney or  business owner.  Change appears to be the one […]

Kara MacielFounding Partner, Conn Maciel Carey

Read & Share: A New Year Every Two Months? Year-End Celebrations Around the World

In August, Muslim countries rang in a new year on the Islamic calendar. 1442 AH will last from Aug 20, 2020, to approximately Aug 8, 2021 – twelve days shorter than the 365 days of the Gregorian year. The date set by Saudi Arabia is based on astronomical calculations of moon cycles and while many countries in […]

Howard K. KurmanPrincipal, Offit│Kurman

Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP joins IR as the exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – East

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Betty Psarris of Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP. Betty has joined IR as our exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – East. Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP is a boutique law firm in Toronto, Canada providing legal advice in all aspects […]

Betty PsarrisCo-founder, Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP

Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP joins IR as the exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – East

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Madeleine Loewenberg of Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP. Madeleine has joined IR as our exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Canada – East. Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP is a boutique law firm in Toronto, Canada providing legal advice in all aspects […]

Madeleine LoewenbergCo-founder, Loewenberg Psarris Workplace Law LLP