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Dec 16

White Paper: Third Coast Reshoring

For several years, the Gulf or "Third Coast" has been primed for economic success, moving beyond...
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Dec 16

eLABORate: NLRB Rules that Employees May Use Work Email for Union Communications

In a divided opinion issued on December 11, 2014, the National Labor Relations Board decided that...
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Dec 15

eLABORate: NLRB's New Election Rule

On December 12, 2014 the National Labor Relations Board issued a final rule, 29 CFR §§ 101, 102...
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Dec 14

Breanne Zarzour Recognized in Mobile Bay Magazine's "40 Under Forty"

Phelps Dunbar associate Breanne Zarzour was among 40 young professionals honored at Mobile Bay...
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Dec 11

Mississippi Business Journal Honors "Leadership in Law" Recipient Frank Trapp

At an awards dinner last night, the Mississippi Business Journal recognized Phelps Dunbar partner...
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Dec 10

eLABORate: Supreme Court Holds Security Screening Time Non-Compensable Under...

On December 9, 2014, in a 9-0 decision, the United States Supreme Court held that employees’ time...
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Dec 08

eLABORate: The OFCCP Issues Final Rule Implementing Executive Order 13672...

Executive Order (“EO”) 11246 prohibits discrimination by covered companies doing business with the...
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Nov 25

Insurance Law Report: November 2014

Insurance Law Report focuses on developments in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky...
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Nov 20

Business Immigration Now: President Obama Announces Immigration Reform Actions...

President Obama outlined Thursday evening his plan to allow certain undocumented immigrants to...
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Nov 17

Tampa Bay Business Journal Names Robert A. Stines to 2014 "Up & Comers"

The Tampa Bay Business Journal honored Phelps Dunbar associate Robert A. Stines and 51 other young...
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Nov 16

Mid-South Super Lawyers Recognizes Lawyers in Jackson, Tupelo and Gulfport...

Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine has named 21 lawyers from Phelps Dunbar’s Mississippi offices as...
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Nov 16

Marine & Energy News Alert: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth...

On November 13, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently held that...
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Nov 13

eLABORate: Eleventh Circuit Denies Enforcement of Overreaching EEOC Subpoena

In Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd., No. 1313519 (11th Cir...
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Nov 13

Business Immigration Now: President Obama to Announce 10-Point Immigration...

Media sources are now reporting that President Obama will unveil a 10-part plan for overhauling...
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Nov 11

Steven Levine Pens Chapter for Thomson Reuters Inside the Minds Series

Baton Rouge partner Steven Levine recently wrote a chapter for the forthcoming book, Navigating...
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Nov 10

"Best Law" Firms Names Phelps Dunbar to 2015 Rankings

U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America released their 2015 “Best Law Firms”...
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