New Rule: Overtime Exemption

The Department of Labor (DOL) has issued its final rule regarding the overtime exemption for salaried employees. For an employee to be considered exempt from overtime, an employee must meet the duties test (executive, administrative, professional) and must make a minimum salary. If an employee does not pass the duties test or is not paid … Continued

GKH Welcomes Attorney Ian Brinkman

GKH is pleased to announce that Ian R. Brinkman has joined the firm as an associate attorney practicing in the areas of corporate, nonprofit and employment law, trademark law, real estate and business transactions, and individual and entity licensure and compliance issues. Ian holds a bachelor’s degree in C.L.E.G. (Communications, Law, Economics, and Government) from … Continued

Trademark Genericide – How Bad Grammar Kills a Brand

Businesses invest greatly in brands to catch and keep consumer attention. Some brands have become regular parts of our language – so instead of adjectives, they are nouns. Think fast: do you say Q-Tip cotton swab or just Q-tip? Frisbee flying disc or just Frisbee? Vaseline petroleum jelly or just Vaseline? To protect a brand … Continued

Team GKH Runs in Charity 5K

Ten runners from Gibbel Kraybill & Hess participated in the 2nd annual Clinic for Special Children 5k on Saturday, September 21. The event, presented by Nemours Children’s Health System, raised funds in support of the Clinic’s mission to serve children and adults who suffer from genetic and other complex medical disorders. Over 350 registrants raised … Continued

Attorney Peter Kraybill Participates in B Corp Champions Retreat

GKH attorney Peter Kraybill joined a group of Lancaster’s business leaders learning more about the B Corp/benefit corporation community movement nationwide during a 3-day conference in Los Angeles September 16-18. These local business leaders and B Corp supporters hope to raise awareness of benefit corporations as a target for mainstream Lancaster businesses. Champions Retreat provided … Continued

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