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Following the Money Fueling Opposition to Wind Catcher

Following the Money Fueling Opposition to Wind Catcher

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While a single wind project won’t seal the fate of America’s energy markets, resistance to Southwestern Electric Power Co.’s Wind Catcher project comes in conjunction with support for coal and nuclear power at the highest levels of American government. read more >

Shifting Labor Rules Keep Arkansas Attorneys Busy

Shifting Labor Rules Keep Arkansas Attorneys Busy

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Arkansas labor and employment attorneys are keeping an eye on challenges to the U.S. Department of Labor’s overtime rules as well as a bill that would amend the Minimum Wage Act in Arkansas. read more >

M&M Bankruptcy Lists Over $8 Million in Debts

M&M Bankruptcy Lists Over $8 Million in Debts

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The Conway firm that provided environmental services to the oil and gas industries filed for bankruptcy liquidation last month, but it didn’t list many financial details. The amended filing reports M&M has $3.2 million in assets. read more >

Facebook Posts Raise Questions For Employers

Facebook Posts Raise Questions For Employers

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The Arkansas Court of Appeals ruled in December that a woman who was fired for posting “arguably” critical comments about her employer on Facebook could receive unemployment benefits. It’s the latest decision in an escalating legal war between employment and social media. read more >

Former District Judge James Moody Returns to Wright Lindsey & Jennings

Former District Judge James Moody Returns to Wright Lindsey & Jennings

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James M. Moody Sr., who retired earlier this year as a U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas, has rejoined his previous law firm, Wright Lindsey & Jennings LLP of Little Rock, in an of counsel role. He will lead private mediations and arbitrations and will consult on litigation strategies with attorneys both inside and outside the firm. read more >