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Threshold limits will be increased
New Higher Thresholds Under the Hart-Scott Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976
The FTC has increased the the size of the transaction threshold for acquisitions or mergers where at least $78.2 million of assets or voting securities will be held. This result should be evaluated for a potential reporting obligation under the HSR Act. | Read more about these new fees.
CITF Application Deadline
Application Deadline for the CITF Grant and Loan Program
The deadline to submit applications for Community Infrastructure and Tourism Fund grants and loans is February 26. There is an estimated $6.6 million available in grants and loans for approved applicants. | Vew the deadline information here.
PA court ends ban on ex-offenders working in nursing homes
Pennsylvania Court Ends Ban on Ex-Offenders Working in Nursing Homes
Chapter 5 of the Pennsylvania Older Adults Protective Services Act makes no allowance for fact-specific inquiries for prior criminal convictions. Since the Act is not reasonably related to protecting older adults, it was declared unconstitutional. | Do you agree with this ruling?
Credit card surcharge prohibition unconstitutional
Florida's Credit Card Surcharge Prohibition Found Unconstitutional
Landlords, real estate and retail owners have experienced cuts into their bottom line, resulting in absorbing the costs of credit card use. These owners typically have to percentages of each transaction to the credit card companies. | Read how this directly affects consumers.
Bankruptcy law Trumps casino reorganization cases
Bankruptcy Law "Trumps" The National Labor Relations Act in Casino Reorganization Case
The 3rd Circuit ruled that federal bankruptcy courts may extinguish a Chapter 11 employer’s obligations under an expired collective bargaining agreement pursuant to Section 1113 of the Bankruptcy Code where such relief permits reorganization. | Click here for more information.
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