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Changes to Southern District of Indiana Local Rules

Posted in Blog, Litigation and Appellate Practice by bh_admin on January 2nd, 2015

Effective January 1, 2015, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana adopted a number of amendments to the Local Rules (see the red-lined changes here ). One major change relates to…


Bowers Harrison Partner Greg Granger Elected Warrick County Circuit Court Judge

Posted in Blog, News, State of Indiana News by bh_admin on November 19th, 2014

Bowers Harrison Partner Greg Granger has been elected Warrick County Circuit Court Judge. He won his bid Tuesday night earning nearly 60% of the ballots cast. Greg, a lifelong Indiana resident, has been an…


Mark Miller to Present on Diversity, LGBT, and Religious Issues Affecting Employers

On November 13, 2014, Bowers Harrison, LLP attorney  Mark E. Miller  will give presentations on New HR Developments for Diversity, Religion, and LGBT matters . The seminar is sponsored by the Evansville-Area Human Resource Association and will provide employers with information on relevant issues and practical…


Does An Employer Have to Give Light-Duty Jobs To A Disabled Worker As A Reasonable Accommodation?

On June 27, 2014 a Federal District Court Judge, Catherine C. Eagles, in Greensboro North Carolina, granted summary judgment for the employer in the case of EEOC v Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP…


Document Retention and Destruction in Indiana – Learning CDs and Manual Available

Bowers Harrison, LLP attorney  Mark Miller  presented a seminar entitled “Document Retention and Destruction in Indiana” on April 30, 2014. Topics included: • Developing Document Retention and Destruction Policies and Procedures • Understanding Business Records • New…


Bowers Harrison Attorney Mark Miller to Moderate Seminar: Employment Law Update

On October 15, 2014, Bowers Harrison, LLP attorney Mark E. Miller will be moderating a seminar entitled Employment Law Update. The seminar is sponsored by Lorman Education Services and will provide training for a better understanding of…


Mark Miller to Present on Human Resource Law Impacting Indiana Employers

On August 13, 2014, Bowers Harrison, LLP attorney  Mark E. Miller  will give presentations on Human Resource Law: What You Need to Know Now . The seminar is sponsored by the National Business Institute and will provide guidance on current hot button issues and practical pointers…


Bowers Harrison Partner Greg Granger Picked to Run for Warrick County Circuit Court Judge

Posted in Blog, City of Evansville News, News by bh_admin on July 15th, 2014

Bowers Harrison Partner Greg Granger has been selected to fill the vacant Republican candidate position for Warrick Circuit Court Judge. Greg, a lifelong Indiana resident, has been an attorney dedicated to his clients for…


Sixth Circuit Issues Decision That Telecommuting May Be A “Reasonable Accommodation”

In a controversial decision from the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in EEOC v Ford Motor Co. (No. 12-2484)(6th Cir. Mich.), the Court ruled that telecommuting may constitute a reasonable accommodation under the Americans…


EEOC and FTC Issue Joint Publication On Background Checks

On March 10, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) co-produced a joint publication on background checks, in accordance with their joint responsibilities, to enforce the notice and…