Clark Hill Member Douglas Purdy to Receive Award at Los Angeles County Bar Association Construction Law Subsection 2020 Flaig Award & Annual Update Program
Member Douglas Purdy will be receiving the 2020 Flaig Award at the Los Angeles County Bar Association Construction Law Subsection’s 2020 Flaig Award & Annual Construction Law Update on February 25, 2020. This award, in recognition of his many achievements in construction law, will be presented by Member Theodore Levin.
The Flaig Award is a prestigious honor presented by the Los Angeles County Bar Association, in commemoration of the late Robert B. Flaig, to an attorney who exhibited legal excellence in the construction industry and was highly respected by his peers. The Nominating Committee for the Flaig Award lists these criteria for assessing potential candidates: achievement of personal and legal excellence as a construction lawyer; ethical, honest, and enthusiastic practice of construction law; teaches other construction lawyers, directly and by example; gives time, talents, and means to the community; and demonstrates leadership among members of the Construction Law Bar and Construction Industry Organizations.
The Current Whipsaw in Labor Law: Recent NLRB Developments and the Direction of the Biden Administration
While President Biden makes historic decisions, such as the firing of the NLRB’s General Counsel in January, many employers are wondering what impact “Biden’s NLRB” will have on their workforce. As new board members are confirmed, what changes should employers expect from the new NLRB?
FAQs: Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccines and the Automotive & Manufacturing Industries
Join us for a presentation where we will share the considerations, implications, and answer your frequently asked questions surrounding the implementation of mandatory COVID-19 vaccines.
The Department of Education Clarifies That Title IX Applies to Cases Involving Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights has issued an interpretation of Title IX, emphasizing that the law prohibits discrimination based upon (1) sexual orientation; and (2) gender identity.