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DOL Issues New Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Forms

September 27th, 2018|Comments Off on DOL Issues New Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Forms

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has recently issued FMLA forms, which are valid until August 31, 2021. While the new DOL forms do not contain any material changes, [...]

National Labor Relations Board Reverses Prior NLRB Guidance: Nine Standard Employer Policies Now Presumed Lawful

June 28th, 2018|Comments Off on National Labor Relations Board Reverses Prior NLRB Guidance: Nine Standard Employer Policies Now Presumed Lawful

Peter Robb, General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), issued a June 6, 2018 Memorandum reversing prior NLRB guidance and declaring that nine standard employer policies will now [...]

New Stringent Data Protection Laws Come Into Effect May 25, 2018 in the E.U. and May Also Affect U.S. Businesses

May 24th, 2018|Comments Off on New Stringent Data Protection Laws Come Into Effect May 25, 2018 in the E.U. and May Also Affect U.S. Businesses

The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will come into effect this Friday, May 25, 2018 and will repeal and replace the European Union’s current data protection [...]

DOL’s New Overtime Rule ON HOLD

November 28th, 2016|Comments Off on DOL’s New Overtime Rule ON HOLD

Important Update: As you may have heard over the holiday, on November 22, 2016, a federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide temporary injunction halting the new [...]

DOL’s New Overtime Rule Becomes Effective December 1, 2016

November 16th, 2016|Comments Off on DOL’s New Overtime Rule Becomes Effective December 1, 2016

In spring of 2016 the Department of Labor ("DOL") released its final rule making changes to Part 541 governing overtime exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA") [...]

Social Media Password Privacy Bill

May 30th, 2015|0 Comments

On March 23, 2015, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe approved a social media password privacy bill (H.B. 2081) that limits employers' access to employees’ and job applicants’ personal [...]

Announcements

CowanPerry & VT CRC’s HR & Business Network SIG present: ‘Out with the Old, In with the New’: Update and Predictions Regarding the Trump Administration’s Impact on Employment Law and Regulations

August 8th, 2017|Comments Off on CowanPerry & VT CRC’s HR & Business Network SIG present: ‘Out with the Old, In with the New’: Update and Predictions Regarding the Trump Administration’s Impact on Employment Law and Regulations

WHEN: Wednesday, September 6, 2017  11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Presentation begins at 12:00 pm WHERE: Virginia [...]

Awards / Honors

2020 Best Lawyers® In America

August 19th, 2019|Comments Off on 2020 Best Lawyers® In America

CONGRATULATIONS!!! CowanPerry PC is pleased to announce that 4 of the firm’s attorneys were recently recognized in [...]

2019 Best Lawyers® in America

August 16th, 2019|Comments Off on 2019 Best Lawyers® in America

Congratulations to our following attorneys who have been named 2019 Best Lawyers® in America:  James K. Cowan, Jr. – [...]

2018 Best Lawyers® In America

August 15th, 2017|Comments Off on 2018 Best Lawyers® In America

Congratulations to our following attorneys who have been named 2018 Best Lawyers® in America: James K. Cowan, Jr. [...]

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