11/12/2018

Department of Labor Rescinds 20 Percent Rule for Tipped Employees

Alert

In an about-face from prior guidance, the Department of Labor issued a revised opinion letter on Thursday rescinding the so-called “20 Percent Rule” and expanding employers’ ability to claim the ti...

11/12/2018

Austin Bar Honors Jeff Civins with Mentoring Award

Press Release

The Austin Bar Association has selected Haynes and Boone, LLP Senior Counsel Jeff Civins as the recipient of the 2019 Larry F. York Mentoring Award.

11/09/2018

Practice Pro Journal Features Haynes and Boone in ‘Firm Founders’ Series

Article

PracticePro Journal this month recognized the two founders of Haynes and Boone, LLP in its monthly series called “Firm Founders.”

11/09/2018

Adam Sencenbaugh in Business Insurance: Age Discrimination Law Applies to Small Government Entities: High Court

Article

Business Insurance quoted Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Adam Sencenbaugh in an article about implications of a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling around the Age Discrimination in Employment Act...

11/09/2018

M.C. Sungaila Joins Board of California’s Pacific Symphony

Press Release

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner M.C. Sungaila, a member of the firm's Appellate Practice, has joined the board of the Pacific Symphony, a major symphony that has achieved national and international mile...

11/08/2018

Protecting Worker Information: Proposed Changes to OSHA’s Recording and Reporting Requirements

Publication

In July 2018, OSHA published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to eliminate much of the still-existing electronic reporting obligations for establishments with 250 or more employees. Specifica...

11/08/2018

Leveling the Playing Field: Clarifying OSHA’s Burden for Proving Repeat Violations

Publication

In July 2018, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission issued its decision in Secretary of Labor v. Angelica Textile Services, Inc., providing employers guidance on rebutting r...

11/08/2018

Preemptive Measures to Ensure Employee Safety During Emergencies

Publication

Hurricane season serves as a reminder that emergencies and disasters can strike at any time—threatening employee safety, and increasing the risk for workplace injuries and illnesses. Because employ...

11/08/2018

Haynes and Boone Wins Heart Legal Cup Challenge for Second Consecutive Year

Press Release

For a second year, Haynes and Boone, LLP has won bragging rights in the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Legal Cup Challenge and will proudly display the large cup trophy in its Dallas office.

11/08/2018

OSHA Petitioned to Adopt National Heat Standard

Publication

Public Citizen, a nonprofit consumer advocacy organization, and others petitioned OSHA this summer to adopt “the first federal standard that would protect outdoor and indoor U.S. workers from occupati...

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