Monthly News For February, 2016

Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?

Posted on in Estate, Trust & Probate, News
Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?

In a three part series for the Estate Planner newsletter, Weston Hurd partner, Angela Carlin, poses the question Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?  In Sanders v. Riley, No. S14A1314, decided March 16, 2015, the Georgia Supreme Court upheld the equitable doctrine of virtual adoption when it reversed a trial court’s judgment in favor of Curtis […]

Employers May Pay for Pay Inequality: The New EEOC Pay Data Rule

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Employers May Pay for Pay Inequality: The New EEOC Pay Data Rule

On January 29, 2016, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Obama Administration unveiled a new proposed rule that would require employers with a 100 or more employees to disclose hours worked and compensation for employees by gender, race and ethnicity.  Employers would be required to report this information on revised employer information reports, […]