2022 Developments in U.S. Immigration Law

Betty Q. Hixson

A series of significant developments in U.S. immigration law has already marked the beginning of 2022 and more can be expected. In January, the Biden Administration unveiled a series of policies aimed at attracting and retaining international talent in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) […]

Illinois employment law developments – Lexology

Betty Q. Hixson

Illinois may be on the road to becoming the “California” of the Midwest based on the latest developments in its employment laws. The following is a look at the key regulatory changes for 2022 and possible changes for 2022 and beyond. RESTRICTING RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS: NONCOMPETITION AND NONSOLICITATION Effective 1 January […]

2022 State Pharmacy Benefit Manager Licensing Developments

Betty Q. Hixson

Related Practices & Jurisdictions In response to calls for greater transparency in the prescription drug industry, 2021 continued a nationwide trend of increased state licensing and regulation of Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBMs”). In the last year, laws requiring PBMs to obtain PBM, Third Party Administrator (“TPA”) or Health Care Benefit […]