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  • December 07, 2023

    Split Fla. Rulings On Suit Notice Rule Create Uncertainty

    Conflicting state appellate rulings in Florida may cause confusion for property insurance policyholders and federal courts about whether a state law requiring such policyholders to notify regulators before suing their insurers applies to policies that predate the law's passage, experts say.

  • December 07, 2023

    Lawmakers Pitch Bipartisan Tweaks To Retirement Law

    Committee leaders in the House and Senate unveiled draft legislation making technical corrections to a sweeping retirement policy overhaul Congress passed in December 2022, expanding access to and incentives for employer-sponsored retirement plans, with the bill release quickly garnering praise from a top industry group.

  • December 07, 2023

    Refrigerants May Be Dodging China Duties, Commerce Says

    Two types of refrigerants are seemingly evading anti-dumping duties on Chinese hydrofluorocarbon blends by being imported into the U.S. from Malaysia, the U.S. Department of Commerce said in a preliminary duty circumvention probe decision.

  • December 07, 2023

    DOL Sets OT's Final Rule Date, But Classification Rule's Late

    The U.S. Department of Labor set the publishing date for the final rule determining employees' overtime eligibility, while missing its self-imposed November deadline for a final rule that would sort out workers' classification.

  • December 07, 2023

    Democratic AGs Say National Banks Bucking Investigations

    A coalition of Democratic state attorneys general called Wednesday for backup from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in taking on what the state prosecutors say has been persistent stonewalling of their investigations by national banks.

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