Increasing Diversity in the Legal Profession Conference – March 7, 2020
Tina Samuel-Priestley of our Charlotte office will serve as a panelist in the Mecklenburg County Bar’s “Increasing Diversity in the Legal Profession” conference on March 7, 2020. The one-day conference is designed to encourage diverse students to explore a career in the legal profession. The event is highlighted by a keynote speech by Chief Justice Cheri Beasley, the first African-American woman to serve as Chief Justice of North Carolina’s highest court.
Kevin O’Hagan Discusses EPLI Claim Trends in Insurance Journal Magazine
Read what Kevin O’Hagan had to say about EPL Insurance trends at the 2019 Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) Conference, held in November in National Harbor, MD in this month’s Insurance Journal Magazine. He discusses the intricacies of bio-metric information, cannabis legalization, ADA and the internet and sexual harassment.
Don’t forget to join us for our “Defense Response to Running With the Bulls” where some of our all-star EPL attorneys will be covering defense strategies for use in response to the tactics to ensure the insurer is protected from bad faith exposure. The team will also discuss obligations of the insurers and state specific considerations […]
Cleaning Franchise Dispute Reflects Broader Debate in Gig Economy
Jeff Rosin has extensive experience with the commercial cleaning franchise industry and talks about how much good he’s seen over his many years of defending the industry.
California Employment Law Updates: All You Need to Know for 2020
A New Decade Ushers In Major Changes To California’s Already Convoluted Employment Law Landscape Employers face an ever-changing landscape in complying with California Law. 2020 brings a multitude of changes for California employers from extending the statute of limitations on FEHA claims, to prohibiting certain terms in settlement agreements. Below is a summary of some […]
O’Hagan Meyer Grows A&E Practice with the Addition of Four New Attorneys
O’Hagan Meyer is pleased to announce the addition of four new trial attorneys to its Chicago office. The group is led by Eric Stubenvoll and Katherine Jones, and also includes Christina McClernon, and Meghan Daley. Accompanying the group are paralegal and support staff members Mimi Muench and Jennifer Dale. All join us from Kanaris, Stubenvoll & Heiss, P.C.
Defense Victory in Case with a $50 Million Demand
O’Hagan Meyer successfully concluded a two-week trial in Fulton County (Atlanta) state court. The case involved claims of wrongful death, personal injury and punitive damages involving the claimed failure of a medical oxygen regulator. The case revolved around the delayed death of an 18 month old child who was flown to Atlanta on a med-flight in July, 2012 for an emergency procedure at Children’s Hospital.
Charlie Meyer chairs the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Conference on Veterans & Military Affairs
Watch our very own Charlie Meyer as he proudly hosts the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Conference on Veterans & Military Affairs. This conference was crucial to bringing leaders together from across the Commonwealth who are committed to filling Virginia’s growing workforce demands with highly skilled veterans and military spouses. Increasing military spouse employment opportunities is […]
Albert Wins Precedent-Setting Delaware Decision Upholding Employer’s Placement of Departing Professional Employee on “Garden Leave”
O’Hagan Meyer’s Alan Albert has won a precedent-setting victory in Delaware’s Superior Court, upholding the decision of a medical practice employer to place a physician employee on “garden leave” during the final portion of a contractually-mandated six-month notice period for voluntary termination of employment.
Virginia Chamber of Commerce hosts the Chamber’s First Inaugural Military and Veterans Affairs Conference
Charlie Meyer, Chair of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, hosted the Chamber’s First Inaugural Military and Veterans Affairs Conference with Virginia’s Department of Veterans Services and more than 620 participants. As Virginia celebrates it’s recent ranking as the #1 state to do business in the country, the Virginia Chamber is equally proud to be working with DVS to make Virginia the best state in the country for our Veterans, Active Duty Military, and their spouses.