Tag:Fisher & Phillips

Gauging Colorado’s Law Firm Merger Market

This year was relatively quiet for law firm mergers, particularly any involving Colorado firms. But that doesn’t mean there haven’t been potential deals simmering...

Overtime Ceiling Set to Rise in January

Employers have three months to prepare for the U.S. Department of Labor’s newly finalized overtime rule. But that is assuming they haven’t already, as...

No ‘Safe Industry’

After Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested about 680 workers across Mississippi in a coordinated immigration sting in early August, it had immigrants and employers...

Some Colorado Employers Modify Employment Policies to Retain and Entice Workers

Many Colorado employers are experiencing labor shortages. For instance, this year the Denver Post reported that 85% of construction contractors had a difficult time...

Polis Fills Court of Appeals Seats

Gov. Jared Polis on March 8 appointed Jaclyn Brown and Neeti Pawar to the Colorado Court of Appeals. Brown’s appointment fills a vacancy caused by...

Colorado Lawmakers Try Again on Local Wage Option

As the gulf widens between the cost of living along Colorado’s Front Range and in the state’s rural communities, lawmakers are considering allowing cities...

Corporate Counsel Convene at Crawford Hotel

The Association of Corporate Counsel Colorado Chapter held its Annual Meeting and Showcase Thursday night in downtown Denver. In the lower-level event spaces in...

Barrister’s Best 2018

Best State Supreme Court judge People’s Choice: Justice Richard Gabriel Justice Gabriel is one of the state Supreme Court’s more vocal justices, but remains even-keeled and thoughtful...