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- Blog: Appellate InsightSanctions for Partially Frivolous Appeals in CaliforniaPosted on November 2, 2020 by Patrick BurnsSometimes in an appeal, the appellant takes a “kitchen sink” approach to briefing by advancing a number of baseless claims. Appellant has the burden of showing the lower court erred and may believe if it hurls enough contentions, maybe one will stick. Even though some of appellant’s arguments may have merit, that type of shotgun […] The post Sanctions for Partially Frivolous Appeals in California first appeared on Appellate Insight.
- Blog: Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law BlogCOVID-19 Employment Law UpdatesPosted on September 28, 2020 by Our colleagues in Patterson Belknap’s Employment Law and Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation practices have published a number of recent alerts on employment law and employee benefits considerations stemming from the Coronavirus pandemic. These updates are linked below for your convenience. Department of Labor Announces Proposed Regulations Regarding Worker Classification Under the FLSA (September 29, 2020) [...]