Archive for November, 2013

8Nov, 13

Employers may be liable for firing an employee for seeking medical leave to which he is ineligible. On October 9, 2013, the United States Court for the Court of Appeals First Circuit, which hears appeals from the federal trial courts in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, affirmed the Massachusetts federal trial decision in McArdle v. Town ... more

7Nov, 13

Last month, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released its proposals setting out the crowdfunding framework as required by Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act 2012 (JOBS Act). http://www.sec.gov/rules/proposed/2013/33-9470.pdf. The rules, once finalized, will become known as “Regulation Crowdfunding,” and are intended to provide another way for companies looking to raise capital ... more