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A reminder about changes to tenant security deposits in Missouri

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What the League giveth: St. Louis’ key role in the history of NFL relocation

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In new litigation, Amazon takes a stronger stance on counterfeit products

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Court rejects contractor’s mechanic’s lien because of ‘intent’

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Are HR employees ‘investment advisors’ under the DOL’s fiduciary rule?

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Missouri Supreme Court resets the rules for collecting leaking underground storage tank cleanup costs in litigation

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Why donor advised funds are useful for year-end charitable giving

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Due diligence checklist for commercial real estate acquisitions

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Private equity’s top ten issues for the next president

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Did you consider the COBRA implications of your severance arrangement?

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Industry custom evidence held admissible in CA product liability case based on defective design

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California real estate: Change the ownership, increase the tax

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What I’ve learned about life, law and sports

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Developments in aircraft and marine finance for 2016

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California expands pay equity, limits pay stub requirements

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Nevada case a reminder to foreign entities: Protect your due process rights when served

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What U.S. companies need to know about their IP rights post-Brexit

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U.K. now requires supply chain transparency on human trafficking risks

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How to avoid tax traps in life insurance

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Key considerations for representation and warranty insurance

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Was that trader really 'spoofing'? Focus on the statute’s words, not the regulator’s claims

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Doing business in California or the UK? You may be required to be a watchdog for human trafficking

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Proposed Bayer-Monsanto merger presents a charitable planning opportunity

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Proposed changes to Section 2704 could spur tax increase for owners of closely held businesses

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Can a futures brokerage firm pay trailing commissions to an inactive AP or his estate?

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New Illinois law prohibits non-competition agreements with low-wage employees

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Do you need a Section 404 permit for your real estate development?

Construction Workers

Unpaid construction work? Stay calm – and make sure every word of mechanics lien is accurate

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IRS releases updated safe harbors for management contracts in tax-exempt bond-financed projects

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Technology companies: Are your employment policies due for a reboot?

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IRS issues new rules for 'closed' defined benefit plans

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Section 409A: Top 10 rules for compliant non-qualified deferred compensation

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Key details about the Defend Trade Secrets notification requirement

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Missouri expands project delivery options for public works projects

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Waivers of implied warranty strengthened for condo, home builders in Illinois

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Fashion industry awash in copyright lawsuits: What you can do

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Former head of OSHA discusses workplace injury policies, DOJ enforcement

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U.S. Department of Labor issues final rule updating overtime regulations

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New OSHA reporting and anti-retaliation rules

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Class action defendants benefit from Spokeo’s ruling on standing

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Update on academic use of drones

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What you need to know about federal trade secret protection

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Court preserves GM’s copyright claims against Autel and its VP

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Public contracting requirements: Not just for ‘traditional’ government contractors

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Key takeaways for creditors after the Supreme Court's divided ruling on spousal guarantors

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Micro UAS Committee charts bold new course for FAA treatment of smaller unmanned aircraft

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California ups the ante on minimum wages

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Shippers, are you ready for SOLAS’ verified container weight mandate?

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Filing Form 709: Beyond the basics of gift tax returns

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Construction due diligence: Sooner is always better than later

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Commodities traders, know thyself: Are you a pool or prop shop?

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What’s next for class action defendants after Tyson Foods?

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Post that policy: California FEHA amended regs take effect April 1, 2016

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Drone technology: The regulatory outlook

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Anti-drone technologies: The regulation challenge

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Preemption prevails in watercraft case under Federal Boat Safety Act

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Trade Compliance Handbook

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Checklists of Foreign Countries Subject to Sanctions

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Get the basics on two federal bills affecting employee benefits

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Missouri municipal entities must follow statutorily-required steps before executing settlement agreements

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Government contractors must address domestic trafficking

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EEOC wants employer payroll data to discover pay discrimination

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Staffing agency workers and ACA offers of coverage

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New rules on the block: SEC targets executive compensation

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DOJ shifts enforcement of worker safety violations to Environmental Crimes Section

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Tips for commodity brokers and traders facing auto-renewal provisions in vendor agreements

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CFTC rule change brings record-keeping relief for commodity dealers and end-users

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California employers: Are you ready for 2016?

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Voluntary disclosure opportunity for cloud computing services in Chicago

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Plaintiffs use catalyst theory to win attorney's fees after Ford class action mooted by recall