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  • Blog: Hunton Immigration and Nationality LawJuly 2021 Visa Bulletin – EB-3 India Continues to Rapidly AdvancePosted on June 17, 2021 by Courtland C. Witherup
    The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process, or if already pending, when the final step can be adjudicated. Below is a summary of the July Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates... Continue Reading
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  • Blog: Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law BlogSenate Bill Proposes Dramatic Changes for Donor Advised Funds and Private FoundationsPosted on June 10, 2021 by Laura E. Butzel, Dahlia B. Doumar, Robin Krause, John Sare, Tanvi Mirani, Justin Zaremby
    On June 9, 2021, United States Senators Angus King (Ind.-MA) and Charles Grassley (R-IA) introduced the “Accelerating Charitable Efforts Act” or the “ACE Act” (the “Act”) which, if adopted, would implement significant changes with respect to the rules surrounding donor advised funds (“DAFs”) and private foundations.  The proposed changes, already being hotly debated in the [...]
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  • Blog: Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law BlogSenate Bill Proposes Dramatic Changes for Donor Advised Funds and Private FoundationsPosted on June 10, 2021 by Laura E. Butzel, Dahlia B. Doumar, Robin Krause, John Sare, Tanvi Mirani, Justin Zaremby
    On June 9, 2021, United States Senators Angus King (Ind.-MA) and Charles Grassley (R-IA) introduced the “Accelerating Charitable Efforts Act” or the “ACE Act” (the “Act”) which, if adopted, would implement significant changes with respect to the rules surrounding donor advised funds (“DAFs”) and private foundations.  The proposed changes, already being hotly debated in the [...]
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  • Blog: Appellate InsightNotice of Appeal – Back to Basics to Avoid Disaster (Part Two)Posted on May 28, 2021 by Rosanna Gan
    In a prior post, we discussed avoiding the death knell of an untimely notice of appeal in California’s state courts (see Jan. 29, 2021). But what else can go wrong with a notice of appeal? A lot. Even though the notice of appeal is a decidedly simple filing, it should come as no surprise that […] The post Notice of Appeal – Back to Basics to Avoid Disaster (Part Two) first appeared on Appellate Insight.
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  • Blog: Cannabis Law BlogMIOSHA Issues Revised Emergency Rules Governing Return To WorkPosted on May 24, 2021 by James F. Hermon
    Although the State of Michigan announced several weeks ago that employers would be permitted to require employees to return to “in-person” work, the emergency rules issued by MIOSHA prohibiting in-person work remained in place. Those emergency rules were rescinded earlier today and replaced with a new set of emergency rules that will remain in effect until October 14, 2021. As suspected, the new MIOSHA emergency rules keep in place several restrictions upon employers who have decided to reopen their offices for in-person work. While a careful reading of the new MIOSHA em...
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  • Blog: The Law of OrderCOVID-19: 3 Things Most People Get Wrong About Virtual MeetingsPosted on March 20, 2020 by Sarah E. Merkle
    If you think your board and annual meetings are dull, I have just the thing to liven them up. Make them virtual! That’s right. For a small fee – or maybe even for free – you can hold a meeting on the phone or on the computer, where we will all surely make better decisions... Continue Reading
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