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Oct 20

eLABORate: OFCCP Issues Two FAQs on Disability Self-Identification Requirements...

On October 17, 2014, as part of its on-going efforts to provide guidance to federal contractors...
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Oct 15

Phelps Dunbar Named Among Baton Rouge's Best Places to Work

In a breakfast event this morning, Phelps Dunbar was honored as one of the best places to work in...
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Oct 13

Health Law Alert: Department of Labor Delays FLSA Enforcement and Penalties...

Employers in the home healthcare industry will be getting a brief delay in the enforcement of new...
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Oct 06

Kim Boyle Honored with Children's Hero Award

Phelps Dunbar partner Kim Boyle received the Children’s Bureau of New Orleans Children’s Hero Award...
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Oct 02

Jared Harrell Honored in Texas A&M's 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight

The Texas A&M University Association of Former Students has honored Jared Harrell, counsel in...
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Oct 02

Mobile Office Wins Downtown Innovation Award

Phelps Dunbar’s Mobile, Alabama office received a Downtown Innovation Award from the Downtown...
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Oct 01

Insurance Law Report: September 2014

Insurance Law Report focuses on developments in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky...
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Sep 29

eLABORate: EEOC "Spam" Gets a Green Light

Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “spam” as an “unsolicited usually commercial email sent to a...
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Sep 26

Marine & Energy News Alert: U.S. Fifth Circuit Holds That Seamen Cannot Recover...

On September 25, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit sitting en banc...
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Sep 17

eLABORate: New Pay Transparency Requirements Proposed for Federal Contractors

On September 17, the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”)...
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Sep 16

Houston Lawyers Named To Texas Super Lawyers

Texas Super Lawyers magazine has recognized 2 attorneys from Phelps Dunbar’s Houston office to its...
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Sep 03

Health Law Alert: CMS Offers 68 Cents on the Dollar for Inpatient Denials

On August 29, 2014, CMS issued notice that it will provide a process for resolving claims denied...
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Sep 03

eLABORate: Southern District of Mississippi Tackles Foreign Employee Issue

In Davenport v. HansaWorld USA, Inc., Civil Action No 2:12–CV–233–KS–MTP, 2014 WL 2095190 (S.D...
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Aug 26

Business Immigration Now: DOJ Issues Guidance on Citizenship/Immigration Status...

The Department of Justice’s Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment...
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Aug 22

12 Attorneys Named Top Lawyer in Their Market for 2015

The Best Lawyers in America© has designated 12 of Phelps Dunbar’s listed attorneys as “Lawyer of...
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Phelps Dunbar’s environmental practice is equipped to handle the full array of environmental issues faced by businesses, including both counseling and litigation.