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NLRB Revisits Standard for Joint-Employment, Casts Wider Net

September 1, 2015 by Hayley Lewis Folmar, Associate Attorney and Jason C. Taylor, Partner

On August 27, 2015, the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or “the Board”) released its revised joint-employer standard in the BFI Newby Island Recyclery decision, 362 NLRB 186. In doing, so, the NLRB asserted that its effort was to rectify inconsistency with prior rulings. Further,...

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New OSHA Focus on Healthcare Industry

June 30, 2015 by Jason C. Taylor, Partner

Periodically, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) will issue updated guidance to it investigators to focus on what it considers key employee risks. On June 25, 2015, OSHA issued a memorandum, located at https://www.osha.gov/dep/enforcement/inpatient_insp_06252015.html setting...

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   McConnaughhay, Duffy, Coonrod, Pope & Weaver, P.A. is   pleased to announce the selection of three firm partners as   2015 Florida Super Lawyers. James N. Mcconnaughhay and R. Stephen Coonrod were selected as top practitioners in the area of workers'...

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McConnaughhay, Duffy, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver, Stern & Thomas P.A. is proud to announce Melissa A. Volk of the firm's Sarasota office has received an AV Peer Review Rating from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell. Melissa was given an AV rating from her peers, which means that she was deemed to have...

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