The risk to South Florida businesses is that this recent broad application of the Americans with Disability Act and Title III will make it relatively easy for plaintiffs’ lawyers to bring lawsuits regarding noncompliant websites.
Below is the most recent edition of the Family Wealth Compass. This publication offers a timely roundup of estate and trust planning tips, information and news, courtesy of Gunster’s private wealth services attorneys; please contact any team member for more information. Trump tax plan As many of you already know, the Trump Administration, with input from Republican […]
The next meeting of the Society for Corporate Governance’s Florida Subchapter will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at Gunster’s office in Fort Lauderdale, with live video conference feeds to our offices in Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced on October 3, 2017 that it has resumed premium processing for all H-1B extension of stay petitions. As such, premium processing is now available for all types of H-1B petitions. H-1B visas provide skilled workers for a wide range of specialty occupations, including information technology, engineering, finance and […]
On September 21, the SEC issued two interpretations intended to assist companies in preparing the pay ratio disclosures called for under Item 402(u) of Regulation S-K. First is a formal SEC interpretive release providing guidance on: the use of reasonable estimates, assumptions and methodologies, and statistical sampling; and the use of internal records pertaining to non-US employees, […]
In an effort to support our clients, colleagues and neighbors, we have assembled a resource webpage to provide relevant information about disaster assistance for both businesses and individuals.
What follows is a press release issued by Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office today. For more post-Irma recovery updates, please visit www.gunster.com/floridarecovery
This alert may help clear up inquiries about automatic extensions of the validity periods of certain Employment Authorization Documents (Forms I-766) for up to 180 days.
Effective Oct. 1, 2017, an applicant who files a state application will also have to file separately with the Corps, using the form Application for Department of the Army Permit Eng Form 4345 and providing certain attachments.
On August 30, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued a press release stating that it is “closely monitoring” the impact of Hurricane Harvey on investors and markets. The release focuses on issues affecting the maintenance of orderly markets, such as enabling investors to have access to their accounts, and warns that the enforcement division will […]