Jun. 23, 2020

The Supreme Court Speaks: What Employers Need to Know Moving Forward

As published in the Daily Business Review

The holding, authored by Republican-appointed Justice Neil Gorsuch, provides millions of additional employees with greater protections from discrimination and harassment in the workplace.

In a landmark ruling on June 15, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Title VII of Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects LGBTQ+ employees from workplace discrimination. In a 6-3 ruling, the high court found that Title VII extends to claims of discrimination based on an individual’s sexual orientation and gender identity. The holding, authored by Republican-appointed Justice Neil Gorsuch, provides millions of additional employees with greater protections from discrimination and harassment in the workplace.

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Jun. 9, 2020

Are Municipalities Jeopardizing Their Municipal Bonds By Failing to Take Needed Action to Avoid a Crisis?

Based upon our professional experience, we fear that the failure of municipal entities, which includes cities, towns, counties, hospital districts, water districts, etc., to take immediate action in light of the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic will seriously jeopardize the ultimate payment of outstanding municipal bonds.

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May. 22, 2020

Educational Choice Saves the Day Amid Shutdowns — Especially for At-Risk Kids

To say that the coronavirus has up-ended school life in American is an understatement. Sudden school closures had school districts scrambling to implement remote learning, a tall order indeed, and some schools have done better than others.

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May. 20, 2020

The Legal Industry After Covid-19: What Has Changed and What May Change?

In light of the crisis the United States, and the world, face with COVID-19, those changes are now not simply increasing but may change the way many in the legal industry function permanently.

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May. 11, 2020

Are Recipients Of Stock Buybacks The Next Time Bomb For Bankruptcy Clawbacks?

The current financial crisis is reminiscent of the long-standing parlor game of musical chairs where, until the coronavirus hit, business leaders were dancing to the music without regard to the number of chairs available, and now that the music has stopped, there are no chairs.

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How To Brace for the Expected Wave of Business Bankruptcy Filings

With the increased expected wave of new bankruptcy filings in light of the coronavirus pandemic, the creditors' rights and bankruptcy practice group at Tripp Scott has some suggestions as to how our clients and friends can take steps to curtail losses when dealing with entities that may file or do file for bankruptcy protection. 

Tripp Scott Presents Global Political Insights with Christopher Ruddy

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Tripp Scott invites you to listen to an exclusive conference call with media executive, Christopher Ruddy, CEO of Newsmax TV, America's fastest-growing cable news channel targeting 70 million cable TV homes. He provides an insider's view of today's political climate and media bias.

Tripp Scott Augmented Its Team For Assisting Clients During Times of Financial Distress and Uncertainty

In order to assist our clients, business community and friends in dealing with legal issues arising from the current financial distress and uncertainty, Tripp Scott has further augmented its team of legal professionals available to assist those in need of experienced, competent and efficient legal advice and/or representation. Tripp Scott's team has been divided into practice groups which work in a collaborative manner in order to deal with the unique and complex issues which are arising in the current financial turmoil.

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