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August 18, 2022

FTLF Attorneys Named to the 2023 Best Lawyers in America® List

By |Employment, Family Law, Firm News, Press Release, White Collar Crime & Enforcement|

Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP (FTLF) is proud to announce that ten attorneys have been selected to the Best Lawyers lists in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. FTLF attorneys recognized [...]

March 29, 2022

Federal Court Reinstates Business-Friendly FLSA Independent Contractor Rule

By |Articles, Employment, Federal Grants, Uncategorized|

In an important decision for businesses who utilize independent contractors, a U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas has reinstated a January 2021 Department of Labor (“Department”) rule that makes [...]

February 11, 2022

FTLF Attorneys to Present at the Head Start Region IV Annual Training Conference

By |Employment, Firm News, Head Start, Speaking Engagements|

FTLF attorneys Nicole Bacon, H. Scott Johnson, Jr, and Ted Waters will present at the Head Start Region IV Annual Training Conference and Expo taking place February 15 – 18, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. Ms. Bacon, Mr. [...]

January 27, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: OSHA Withdraws COVID-19 Vaccination or Testing Regulation for Large Employers

By |Client Alerts, Employment|

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced that it is withdrawing its emergency temporary standard (ETS), which required employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their workers were either fully [...]

January 20, 2022

Supreme Court’s Recent COVID Vaccination Mandate Rulings May Shed Light on Fate of Head Start Vaccine Mandates

By , , , |Articles, Blog, Education, Employment, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Head Start|

On January 13, 2022, a divided United States Supreme Court issued two landmark opinions on vaccination mandates, which may foreshadow the fate of the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children [...]

January 14, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: Supreme Court Stays OSHA’s Vaccine Mandate for Large Employers

By |Client Alerts, Education, Employment, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Head Start, Health Care|

In a per curiam opinion, a divided United States Supreme Court stayed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (“OSHA”) vaccination and testing emergency temporary standard (ETS), thereby rejecting the immediate imposition of a [...]

January 04, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: Head Start Vaccine and Mask Mandates Blocked in Certain States

By , , , , |Client Alerts, Education, Employment, Federal Grants, Head Start|

Two recent court decisions provide temporary relief to Head Start programs facing a January 31, 2022 deadline from the Biden administration that mandated vaccines for all workers and masks for all students aged [...]

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