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By Carlton Fields
This Weeks Florida Appeals: Week Of April 16 - 20, 2018
By Thaddeus Ewald
Last month the Seventh Circuit reversed a lower court order enforcing an arbitration agreement contained in cardholder agreement as applied against the minor daughter of the cardholder...
By Jaret J. Fuente
The Florida Legislature has amended the construction statute of limitations and repose a second time in two years. Effective July 1 ...
By Allison Oasis Kahn
Are frequent and short work breaks necessitated by an employee's serious health condition considered "compensable" time under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)?
By Richard Choi
On April 18, the SEC voted four to one to propose new standards of conduct for broker-dealers (BDs) and investment advisers (IAs).
By Rahul P. Ranadive
Recently, I discussed the impact of so-called "soft letters" sent by the IRS to various groups of taxpayers with offshore asset disclosure compliance issues (see this generic example of an IRS soft letter).
By Gail Jankowski
The plaintiff, a farming company, demanded arbitration against Diversified Crop Insurance Services over the nonpayment of federally reinsured claims.
By Benjamin E. Stearns
West Virginia House Bill 4230, approved by Governor Justice on March 27, amends the statutory requirements relating to when an insurer may claim credit for reinsurance to conform to the NAIC model law.
By Gail Jankowski
This case arose from a putative class action alleging claims against Groupon on the basis of its reimbursement policies. After the trial court ordered the parties to arbitrate pursuant...
By Aaron C. Dunlap
The Florida Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) met in an extended session on April 16, and approved a total of eight ballot measures to revise the Florida Constitution.
By Carlton Fields
This Week's Florida Appeals: Week of April 9 - 13, 2018
By Benjamin E. Stearns
The court applied a two-part "intertwined-ness test" to determine whether an arbitration agreement allowed a non-signatory to invoke equitable estoppel to compel arbitration
By Larry R. Kemm
Recent tax legislation, informally known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the "Act") contains several changes that affect the insurance industry.
By Rob DiUbaldo, Nora Valenza-Frost
County of Suffolk v. Lexington Ins. Co., Case Number 604661-2017, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Suffolk County
By Jeanne Kohler
In a March 15, 2018 order, noting that only state law claims remained in the case, a California federal court remanded to state court a lawsuit against an insurance company and its affiliates...
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