Independent Contractor Final Rule Could Have Major Impact on Select Industries
Independent Contractor Final Rule Could Have Major Impact on Select Industries

The much-anticipated independent contractor final rule issued earlier this month by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) will become effective March 11, 2024. The new rule could result in a wholesale reexamination of worker classification practices, especially in industries where independent contractors are extensively utilized.

How Will the CTA Affect Your Business?
How Will the CTA Affect Your Business?

Thie CTA will impact many small and medium sized businesses as many for-profit companies such as corporations, and limited liability companies will be required to report their business information to a national database with severe criminal and civil penalties for noncompliance.

Preparing Women Business Leaders for 2024 Legal Challenges
Preparing Women Business Leaders for 2024 Legal Challenges

Back for its third year, Foster Swift Collins & Smith’s “Legal Strategies for Women Leaders” webinar series is a program crafted to help women business leaders stay abreast of new laws, regulations and other beneficial resources.

Michigan Court of Appeals Ruling Adds Challenges for Premises Owners and Their Insurers
Michigan Court of Appeals Ruling Adds Challenges for Premises Owners and Their Insurers

A recent Michigan Court of Appeals decision in a premises liability case will have major implications for premises owners and possessors in Michigan as well as their liability insurers.