On Friday, October 14, 2016, Lanier Ford attorney Paul Pate will address issues in land-use planing procedures.
She will join the firm's Workers' Compensation Practice Group.
On July 28, 2016, Lanier Ford attorneys conducted continuing professional education (CPE) for certified public accountants (CPAs).
The award is sponsored by the Huntsville-Madison County Chamber of Commerce.
On July 7, 2016, the Judiciary Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a bill to the floor of the House to address ADA lawsuit abuse. If passed by both the House and Senate and signed by the President, the bill will become known as the ADA Education and Reform Act.
Bob Bailey and Travis Jackson take positions with the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, which promotes professionalism among civil defense lawyers.
Common-law marriage ends on January 1, 2017. Changes made to Alabama Competitive Bid Law. Alabama children can enter first grade at a younger age.
The new federal overtime rules take effect on December 1, 2016.
This is the fourth is a series of updates about the legislatures most recent session.
The legislature has passed laws about the Alabama Trails Commission, roads, disposition of state government property, traffic violations, nighttime hunting, children in the justice system, school bus safety, tax credits for creating jobs, polygraph examiners, and captive insurance companies.
The legislature has passed new laws about hearing aids, seeds, tax assessments, ethics, foster care, distilleries, wineries, service dogs, credit unions, education, unborn infants, vulnerable individuals, and state parks.
So far this year, the current legislative session has renewed quite a number of governmental agencies. But other substantive acts have also been passed.
Plaintiff did not appeal decision by federal court.
New law prevents any city or county government from raising the minimum wage above that set by the federal government.
The client wanted to use an unmanned aerial system (UAS or drone) for mapping and surveying, but the FAA has yet to adopt rules for this purpose.