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Announcements - 2016

Nov
17
2016
Arizona Corporation Commission Open Meeting Monitor - November 17, 2016
This election cycle Arizona voters continued what has become a trend in electing Republican candidates to the ACC.
Nov
15
2016
Immigration Law Client Alert: Changes Ahead for Immigration
What does President-elect Donald Trump mean for immigration?
Nov
1
2016
Osborn Maledon ranked in "Best Law Firms" 2017 by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®
The Phoenix law firm of Osborn Maledon, P.A. has earned 23 first-tier rankings in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” seventh annual edition, sponsored by Best Lawyers®, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession.
Nov
1
2016
Arizona Corporation Commission Open Meeting Monitor - October 27, 2016
Word of the Street: This edition of the Monitor presents the results from the last Open Meeting before the November 8 election, in which 3 commissioners will be elected.
Oct
28
2016
Osborn Maledon, P.A. announces new partner
Osborn Maledon, P.A. has announced that attorney Andrew Western has been named a partner in the firm.
Oct
18
2016
Osborn Maledon attorney Mary O'Grady honored with Heart of Justice Award
Mary O'Grady, an appellate attorney and partner at the Phoenix law firm, Osborn Maledon, P.A., has been selected to receive the Heart of Justice Award from Arizona Legal Women and Youth Services (ALWAYS).
Oct
5
2016
Osborn Maledon, P.A. announces new attorney
Josh Bendor, an attorney whose practice focuses on litigation, has joined Osborn Maledon.
Oct
2
2016
Client Alert: Section 504 and Students With Attention Disorders: OCR Speaks
This alert summarizes the recent guidance from OCR about schools’ obligations under Section 504 for students with attention disorders, such as ADD and ADHD.
Sep
13
2016
Arizona Corporation Commission Open Meeting Monitor - September 7, 2016
Word on the Street: One of many items of interest at this month’s Open Meeting was the unanimous approval of a special service contract between Arizona Public Service Company (“APS”) and Aligned Data Centers.
Sep
8
2016
Osborn Maledon, P.A. announces new attorney
Andrea Taylor, an attorney whose practice focuses on commercial litigation, appeals and education law with a special interest in First Amendment issues, has joined Osborn Maledon, P.A.
Aug
29
2016
Arizona Corporation Commission Open Meeting Monitor - August 9, 2016
On behalf of Arizona Investment Council and Osborn Maledon, we introduce the first edition of Arizona Corporation Commission Open Meeting Monitor. We’re excited to deliver to stakeholders and the public timely information on the most critical decisions and discussions on utility matters at the ACC.
Aug
15
2016
Four Osborn Maledon attorneys named 'Phoenix Lawyer of the Year'
Four Osborn Maledon attorneys named 'Phoenix Lawyer of the Year' for their practice areas; 25 named 2017 "Best Lawyers"
Jul
19
2016
Osborn Maledon P.A. announces new energy law, public utility associate
Kimberly Ruht, an experienced regulatory attorney who has worked for Tucson Electric Power Company, Arizona Public Service Company and the Arizona Corporation Commission, has joined the Phoenix law firm, Osborn Maledon, P.A.
Jul
13
2016
Osborn Maledon P.A. announces new associate
William Furnish, an experienced litigator who has practiced in the area of commercial, securities, and intellectual property disputes, has joined the firm.
Jun
15
2016
Client Alert: Arizona’s Public Records Law - Recognizing the Pain of Production
Last week, the Arizona Court of Appeals issued an opinion that recognizes “the burden of producing public records may outweigh the public’s interest in inspecting public records.”
Jun
7
2016
Client Alert: U.S. Supreme Court May Decide What Level of Educational Benefit Schools Must Provide to Students with Disabilities
Last week, in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District, the U.S. Supreme Court indicated it may weigh in on this question as it relates to the level of educational benefit public schools must offer students with disabilities.
May
27
2016
14 Osborn Maledon Attorneys Named in Prestigious Chambers Guide, Firm Named 1st in 3 Practice Areas
Three practice areas in the Phoenix law firm Osborn Maledon, P.A. received the highest possible ranking among Arizona law firms for the 12th year in a row from the prestigious legal resource guide, Chambers USA.
May
18
2016
Client Alert: White Collar Exemption to FLSA
United States Department of Labor Issues Final Rule Updating Regulations Relating To The White Collar Exemption To The Fair Labor Standards Act
May
18
2016
Client Alert - Education Law: Guidance for Schools on the Rights of Transgender Students
Discrimination against a student on the basis of his or her gender identity is prohibited by Title IX.
May
2
2016
Osborn Maledon Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers List
Seventeen attorneys at Osborn Maledon, P.A., a Phoenix law firm, have been named to the Southwest Super Lawyers 2016 list. Another seven attorneys in the firm were awarded 2016 Rising Stars status.
Apr
27
2016
Osborn Maledon announces new corporate associate
Lindsey Pohlmann, an experienced corporate attorney, recently joined the Phoenix law firm, Osborn Maledon, P.A.
Apr
20
2016
Unanimous U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Redistricting Maps of Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission
The United States Supreme Court issued its unanimous opinion affirming that voting-district maps created by the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission are lawful.
Mar
4
2016
Client Alert- Skirting the Issue: Adopting a Defensible Dress Code
A recent challenge to charter school dress codes may have you wanting to change your policies for the upcoming school year.
Feb
17
2016
Osborn Maledon Named 2016 Benchmark Arizona Firm of the Year
For the second year in a row, Osborn Maledon was selected as 2016 Arizona Firm of the Year by Benchmark Litigation.
Feb
16
2016
Osborn Maledon names Elizabeth Chatham as Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow
Osborn Maledon, P.A. has chosen Elizabeth Chatham, head of its immigration practice, as a member of the 2016 class of Fellows, participating in a landmark program created by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) to identify, train, and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.
Feb
1
2016
Immigration Alert - H-1B Season Has Arrived
April 1, 2016 is the first day of the H-1B Cap lottery when the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting H-1B visa petitions for the 2017 fiscal year.