Monthly Archives: May 2021

Alert: Trademark Law Changes in 2021 Stimulus Legislation

Many of our clients may not know that the recent stimulus bill known as the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (the “Act”) includes new trademark legislation that will have a sweeping impact on trademark owners.  Specifically, the Act incorporates the Trademark Modernization Act of 2020 (“TMA”), which includes many substantive changes to the Lanham (Trademark) […]

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Employer Alert Related to COVID-19: (1) Expansion of the California Family Rights Act, (2) California 2021 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave, and (3) COBRA Premium Assistance from April 1, 2021 to September 30, 2021

Employment law in the best of times presents an ever-changing landscape, but with the COVID-19 pandemic and vaccine rollout, it can be especially challenging for workers and employers. As a general, regularly-updated informational resource for California workers and employers, we recommend the website created by the California Labor & Workforce Development Agency on Coronavirus 2019 […]

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