Jun 15, 2017

As the ADEA turns 50, will Congress act to make it relevant again?

By Dianna D. McCarthy

The Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act, introduced by the House of Representatives (the “House”) on May 25, 2017, would forever change the standard of proof in age discrimination… More

May 5, 2017

NYS Department Financial Services now sets Sights on Title Insurers

By Dianna D. McCarthy

On May 1, 2017 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced 2 new proposed regulations aimed at title insurers. A New York State Department of Financial Services’ (“NYSDFS”) investigation revealed… More

Apr 17, 2017

Cybersecurity Requirements – First New York, is Colorado Next?

By Dianna D. McCarthy

Getting in Cyber Shape is taking off in the United States. New York’s groundbreaking Cybersecurity Regulations are well underway with the first deadline… More

May 17, 2016

The Supreme Court’s Spokeo Decision – Written in Concrete

By Matthew Tracy

On May 16, 2016, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, 136 S. Ct. 1540 (2016)… More

Apr 16, 2016

Make it accessible or SHUT IT DOWN!

By Dianna D. McCarthy

So said the State of California in Davis v. BMI/BND Travelware.   Making commercial websites accessible for all users has been propelled to the limelight following a letter written by 9 United States Senators to the Obama Administration in December, 2015… More

Apr 15, 2016

The 7th Circuit Strikes Again!

By Dianna D. McCarthy

In a surprise decision, the Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit reversed the District Court’s dismissal of what is commonly known as the P.F. Chang matter… More

Upcoming Events

Jun 20-21
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Midwest Conference in Chicago, IL.  Click here for more info.

Jul 10-12
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Cyber, Management, and Professional Liability Conference in Boston, MA. Click here for more info.

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 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

Jun 20-21
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Midwest Conference in Chicago, IL.  Click here for more info.

Jul 10-12
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the 2019 CLM Cyber, Management, and Professional Liability Conference in Boston, MA. Click here for more info.

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 29-30
2019

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