DSV Blog

DSV Welcomes Two New Associates

DSV welcomed new Attorneys, Alyssa Hughes and Tyler Lemen, to the firm in January. Alyssa received her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School in 2017.  She is an Associate with the firm’s litigation practice.  Tyler graduated with his J.D. from the… Read More >

Being a Responsible Employer in #MeToo Era

By: Melanie M. Dunajeski; Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP   Sexual Harassment can safely be labeled as one of the top 5 workplace legal issues of 2018: titans of entertainment, politics, and business have fallen, and others are beleaguered by allegations of inappropriate behavior.  The… Read More >

NLRB Rejects Browning-Ferris Joint Employer Test

By: Melanie M. Dunajeski; Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP   One of the most contentious decisions of the Obama Era NLRB was the Browning-Ferris decision which adopted a broad ranging definition of “joint employer” that permitted indirect control to be the basis for imposing liability… Read More >

Employers get some Relief from Lengthy Leave Requirements

By: Melanie M. Dunajeski; Drewry Simmons Vornehm, LLP   For years, employers have struggled with providing employees leave as a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-especially when an employee has already exhausted the generous leave provided under the Family Medical Leave… Read More >