April 2021

Storytelling in Litigation: A Conversation with Janelle P. Murnane

Janelle Murnane joined Hinckley Allen in October 2019 as a member of the Litigation group. She is experienced in commercial civil litigation and investigations, including securities, construction, employment, business litigation, and white collar criminal …

March 2021

What Employers Need to Know About the American Rescue Plan of 2021

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed into law the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (the “Plan”). The historic $1.9 trillion bill contains several provisions of note for employers.The Plan extends the availability of tax credits under the Families …

February 2021

Website Accessibility: Is Your Business’s Online Presence Exposing You to Litigation Risk?

In the COVID pandemic world, businesses are increasingly reliant on digital means of communicating with their customers. It is no surprise, then, that websites have taken center stage. With the greater emphasis on websites to conduct business, it is more i…

December 2020

COVID-19 Vaccination Policies: EEOC Weighs In

On December 16, 2020, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its guidance to include FAQs on the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine in the workplace. Like other guidance relating to COVID-19 issues, there may be changes as more info…

September 2020

Hartford Law Firms See Spike in COVID-19-related Business

This article was originally featured in the September 21, 2020 issue of the Hartford Business Journal. To view the original, please click here.As business slowed down at companies across Greater Hartford in mid-March due to COVID-19-related shutdowns, it p…

August 2020

DOL Updates FAQs on FFCRA Back to School Issues

Since posting its original guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) in March, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has continued to update its Questions and Answers. Most recently, the DOL provided FAQs addressing a variety of issues r…