Seven Legal Writing Tips to Outwrite The Other Side

Seven Legal Writing Tips to Outwrite The Other Side

I have written many legal opinions and briefs over the years.  In fact, when I worked for the federal government I drafted more than 1,500 judicial opinions for federal administrative law judges.  In private practice I now focus exclusively on persuasive writing and...
4th Circuit Establishes New Test for “Joint Employers”

4th Circuit Establishes New Test for “Joint Employers”

On Jan. 25, 2017, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, which includes South Carolina, clearly articulated a test for “joint employment” relationships under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) in the case Salinas v. Commercial Interiors, Inc.  “Joint employment,” or...