Georgia Lesiglative Updates for March 9, 2022

Betty Q. Hixson

Related Practices & Jurisdictions Although the House and Senate took up a number of measures throughout the day, money matters drew the attention of most lawmakers and lobbyists under the Gold Dome on Wednesday. After approving a measure to reduce Georgia’s income tax rate from 5.75% to 5.25% and reworking […]

2022 Employment Law Updates for New Jersey Employers

Betty Q. Hixson

Although COVID-19 may have caused last year to feel like a long extension of 2020, 2021 saw several significant changes to New Jersey’s employment law landscape that have nothing to do with face coverings or vaccinations. By way of highlight and summary, New Jersey’s 2021 employment-related measures include: the enactment […]

Recent Anti-Money Laundering Act Updates

Betty Q. Hixson

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 became law early in 2021, after a congressional override of then-President Trump’s veto.  Division F of the NDAA consists of the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020 (“AMLA”).  The AMLA expands numerous Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) requirements, and […]