What’s New in Website Lawsuits?
Jun 12, 2018

What’s New in Website Lawsuits?

By Dianna D. McCarthy

Website accessibility lawsuits continue to be brought across the United States. In short, these lawsuits allege that websites are not accessible to persons More

Jun 5, 2018

FINRA Implements New Outside Business Activity Rule

By Douglas G. Fogle

FINRA recently released a proposal that would change the relationship between brokerage firms and their registered representatives who do work for unaffiliated registered investment advisors. More

May 21, 2018

EU General Data Protection Regulation Effective May 25, 2018

By Benjamin J. Biard, Dianna D. McCarthy

In April 2016, the European Union (“EU”) Parliament approved the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) replacing the now antiquated “Data Protection Directive” originally adopted in 1995… More

May 17, 2018

New Jersey Enacts Strongest U.S. Equal Pay Bill into Law

By Robyn Silvermintz

The Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act (“Equal Pay Act”) was signed by Governor Murphy on April 24, 2018, which takes effect on July 1, 2018…. More

May 2, 2018

FINRA Regulatory Notice 18-13

By Benjamin J. Biard

On April 20, 2018, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) issued Regulatory Notice 18-13… More

Apr 19, 2018

Mandatory Changes are coming to New York State and possibly New York City Employers in the Fight against Sexual Harassment!

By Dianna D. McCarthy, Heidi M. Gootnick

On April 11, 2018, the New York City Council passed the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act (the “Act”), a package of 11 bills designed to amend the New York City Human Rights Law… More

Upcoming Events

Sep 10
2019

Benjamin J. Biard will participate in a panel at the Practising Law Institute's 2019 Securities Arbitration Program in NYC. Click here for more info.

Sept 24-25
2019

Dianna D. McCarthy will be the Co-chair and Speaker at the 15th Annual Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Oct 3-4
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Southeast Conference in Kissimmee, FL.  Click here for more info.

Oct 23-25
2019

Michael Schwartzberg is speaking at the 28th PIABA Annual Meeting at the Barton Creek Resort in Austin, Texas.  Click here to learn more about this event.

Oct 28-30
2019

Dianna D. McCarthy is speaking at the 2019 (ISC)² Security Congress at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL.  Click here to learn more about this event.

Oct 29-30
2019

Jody N. Cappello to co-chair 13th Annual E&O Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Upcoming Events

Sep 10
2019

Benjamin J. Biard will participate in a panel at the Practising Law Institute's 2019 Securities Arbitration Program in NYC. Click here for more info.

Sept 24-25
2019

Dianna D. McCarthy will be the Co-chair and Speaker at the 15th Annual Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Oct 3-4
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Southeast Conference in Kissimmee, FL.  Click here for more info.

Oct 23-25
2019

Michael Schwartzberg is speaking at the 28th PIABA Annual Meeting at the Barton Creek Resort in Austin, Texas.  Click here to learn more about this event.

Oct 28-30
2019

Dianna D. McCarthy is speaking at the 2019 (ISC)² Security Congress at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL.  Click here to learn more about this event.

Oct 29-30
2019

Jody N. Cappello to co-chair 13th Annual E&O Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.