On April 24, 2019, in Lamps Plus, Inc. v. Varela, the Court ruled that only the parties’ express consent to class arbitration is sufficient to protect the employer from class action litigation and to compel the parties to arbitration.
On Friday, April 26, 2019, HHS released an unpublished rule scheduled for official publication on April, 30, 2019, revising the maximum civil money penalty limits.
On April 16, the SEC announced a new, streamlined procedure to seek extensions of previously granted confidential treatment requests.
Gunster’s government affairs law team discusses how Florida’s new Amendment Six impacted the decision in Kanter Real Estate LLC v. Department of Environmental Protection.
On March 20, 2019, the SEC adopted a number of disclosure reforms under the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, or “FAST” Act.
On February 19, the SEC proposed to expand its “test-the waters” reform to all issuers, including investment companies.
On Feb. 6 the Securities and Exchange Commission updated its Compliance and Disclosure Interpretations to give guidance on disclosure of director diversity.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District invites the public to provide input on the development of the new Lake Okeechobee System Operating Manual (LOSOM) by March 31, 2019.
Governor DeSantis acted quickly this week to sign an executive order which directs Florida’s environmental agencies to take action on a broad range of water quality and natural resources issues. These broadly sweeping actions have the potential to affect industry, growth and business in Florida.
On December 19, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced the adoption of rules that will permit reporting companies to use Regulation A for their securities offerings.