Guarino Speaks at New Lawyer Seminar in NYC

Michael Guarino, an associate in the Birmingham, AL office of Carr Allison, recently served as a speaker at the Professional Liability Attorney Network’s New Lawyer Training Seminar in New York City.  Michael spoke on the use of social media and other electronic resources in employment litigation.  He discussed practical strategies […]

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Thornton to Co-Host Workers’ Comp Webinar

On Tuesday, October 16th Shareholder Thomas S. Thornton, III of Carr Allison’s Birmingham (AL) office will co-host a webinar titled “Closing the Challenging Workers’ Compensation Claim.”  Tommy will discuss protecting Medicare’s future interest by providing strategies to employ and pitfalls to avoid to assist in navigating the labyrinth which is Medicare compliance in workers’ compensation cases.  […]

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Carr Allison Sponsors SETLAW Luncheon in Chattanooga

Carr Allison will be sponsoring the Southeast Tennessee Lawyers’ Association for Women’s (SETLAW) October 12th luncheon at Liberty Tower in Chattanooga.  The discussion topic for the meeting will be alternative legal careers and will feature three local attorneys who are not in private practice: Robin Miller (Clerk & Master), Alison […]

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Brake, Carr and Baker to Speak at Workers’ Comp Conference

Ryan Brake will serve as moderator for the 22nd Annual North Alabama Workers’ Compensation Conference.  Additional speakers include Carr Allison attorneys Katy Beth Carr and Jennifer Baker.  Carr will speak on Workers’ Compensation, OSHA and the Injured Worker.  Baker, an attorney with Carr Allison’s Medicare Compliance Group, will discuss Medicare […]

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Kanter Speaks on LGBT Inclusion

Shareholder Elizabeth Kanter recently spoke on LGBT inclusion in the workplace at the DeKalb Regional Medical Center in Fort, Payne Alabama on January 17, 2017.  Kanter addressed recent groundbreaking opinions from the EEOC and broadening coverage for LGBT citizens under Title VII.  Kanter also provided practical tips for employers to […]

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Miller Presents on Employment Law

Jeffrey Miller, Counsel in Carr Allison’s Birmingham office, will speak in Montgomery on behalf of Sterling Education Services on January 12, 2017.  His presentation is part of the program “Interplay of Employee Benefits: ADA, FMLA, and Worker’s Compensation” and will cover a broad review of the latest case law and […]

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Kanter to Present on FLSA Changes

Elizabeth Kanter, Shareholder in Carr Allison’s Birmingham office, will speak to the Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce Thursday, October 13th.  Her presentation will cover the impending FLSA changes and how the new regulations will impact various industries.

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Brake to Moderate at Annual Work Comp Seminar

Shareholder Ryan Brake will be moderating the 21st Annual North Alabama Worker’s Compensation Conference on Wednesday, October 26th at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center in Florence, Alabama.  The conference will provide up-to-date information on workers’ compensation issues and offer training to industry professionals.  To find out more, click here.

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Miller Scheduled to Speak at NBI Conferences

Counsel Jeffrey G. Miller, will participate in the National Business Institute’s (NBI) Human Resource Law Conference on October 4th in Birmingham and  October 5th in Huntsville.  His presentation will cover a wide range of key employment laws that employers and Human Resources managers need to know, including the Family and […]

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Carr Allison Selects Seven New Shareholders and Three New Counsel

Carr Allison is pleased to announce that Rob Arnwine, Jennifer Smith Baker, Carrie Hodge Bates, Michael C. Guarino and Jeffrey G. Miller (Birmingham, AL), Pamela Springrose Hallford (Dothan, AL) and Jonathan R. Maples (Mobile, AL) have been named as Shareholders.  Kevin Blodgett and Todd C. Hunter, Jr. (Tallahassee, FL) and […]

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National Labor Relations Board Ruling on Joint Employer Liability

On December 14, 2017, in Hy-Brand Industrial Contractors, Ltd., the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) overturned an Obama-era rule that held employers potentially liable for labor-law violations committed by their franchisees and subcontractors absent direct control over the terms and conditions of employment.  Prior to the decision in Hy-Brand, a […]

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Nixon Prevails for Defense

Faith Nixon of Carr Allison’s Mobile, Alabama office successfully defended her client in a circuit court jury trial in Baldwin County, Alabama.  The Plaintiff claimed that construction work on the client’s property caused his retaining wall to fail during a flood.  He also asserted a claim for continuing trespass of […]

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