The Legal Update

Read the news story about the judge’s order in the New York sign language interpreter case. College Board agrees to provide needed accommodations to blind and deafblind AP test takers. Read the press release announcing the complaint filed by the NFB with the Department of Education. California court rules that the website of a credit union is covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act. The business, which is well known for its high-quality instruments, suddenly was making news for its unique approach to becoming an ESOP. We will use this information to send you Buddle Findlay legal publications and other correspondence relating to the subject area you identify below.

  • The law makes clear that public servants have the obligation to adopt out of court methods such as arbitration whenever possible.
  • For CLE credit, all participants were required to log in individually using the email address provided at registration.
  • In this session our speakers will highlight corporate and insolvency law developments including M&A trends.
  • First-time homebuyers are new to the real estate game completely, and people selling their homes may not have given real estate a second thought for 20 or 30 years.
  • The UK had previously deposited an instrument of accession to the Convention during Brexit negotiations but later suspended its accession once a withdrawal agreement with the EU, which included a transition period, was secured.
  • The first of those three measures appears to be driven by new data released on 19 June 2020, showing that the planning permission for 24,000 homes would have expired at the end of this month, along with more permissions expiring soon thereafter.

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Legal Update

Since our last edition, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the world. In response, virtually every jurisdiction has enacted legislative and policy measures, many of which impact upon dispute resolution. Although comprehensive coverage of these measures is beyond the scope of this newsletter, Baker McKenzie’s Beyond COVID-19 Resource Center offers access to our full suite of legal and regulatory updates to help you understand, prepare and respond quickly to the significant challenges posed by the pandemic. The month of February 2021 has seen continued momentum for a raft of changes affecting financial services providers from various industries. APRA has released its new policies and priorities for 2021, which have a particular focus on the impacts of COVID-19 and seek to strengthen the financial services sector in dealing with future crises.

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First-time homebuyers are new to the real estate game completely, and people selling their homes may not have given real estate a second thought for 20 or 30 years. The ability to discuss new legislation, speak plainly with hesitant consumers, and thoroughly understand how state and local laws affect the industry impacts how you think, act, and speak about real estate, no matter the consumers’ level of experience. A hallmark of Littler’s legal updates is our consistent focus on understanding current challenges and developing strategies to assist our clients in preparing for issues they will face in the coming years. This program is designed specifically for in-house counsel, HR executives and employee relations professionals to help you enhance your organization’s legal compliance and maintain a vibrant and productive workplace. This year’s event will be offered virtually through a series of presentations and breakout sessions led by local employment law attorneys.

Over the past year, some parts of the country saw increased hostility toward law enforcement. Fireworks and laser pointers became methods intended to obstruct or injure law enforcement. Texas lawmakers sought to discourage this conduct by increasing the penalty for directing a laser pointer at an officer and by creating the criminal offense for the unlawful use of fireworks.