Wasden gives legal advice based on the law

Nelita Collins

Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has provided accurate, objective legal advice to legislators, other state elected officials, and state agencies for the past 20 years. Political adversaries sometimes criticize him for telling them what the law is, rather than what they want to hear. It’s clear the role of the Attorney […]

Birmingham law firm offering free legal advice to small Black-owned businesses

Nelita Collins

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP (Bradley) partnered with Legal Services Alabama to offer accessible and affordable business-oriented legal services to local Black small businesses and nonprofits throughout Birmingham. “For people who are thinking about creating a business or who have establish businesses and just have some help that they may need it […]

DOL Broker and Consultant Compensation Disclosure Advice

Nelita Collins

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 In Field Assistance Bulletin 2021-03, the Department of Labor (the “Department”) announced a temporary enforcement policy relating to the rules enacted in Division BB of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the “Act”) requiring the disclosure of direct and indirect compensation paid to brokers and consultants who advise […]