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Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Attorney Christopher J. Rogers Named President-Elect of the Association for Corporate Growth – Arizona Chapter February 23, 2021 Phoenix, AZ (February 23, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that attorney Christopher J. Rogers was named President-Elect of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) – Arizona Chapter for the 2021 year. In 2022, he will step into the role of President.…
Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Welcomes Janet H. Linton to the Firm February 18, 2021 Phoenix, AZ (February 18, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Janet H. Linton has joined the Firm’s Medical Malpractice and Legal Ethics practices as a Member (Partner) in our Tucson office. “We could not be more thrilled to welcome Janet to Jennings Strouss and our Tucson office,” stated John…
Labor and Employment Blog 3 Tips For Navigating Workplace Romances This Valentine’s Day and Beyond February 12, 2021 With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, love is in the air – and possibly in your workplace! Consider the scenario below: You work in the Human Resources department of ABC Corp., a small, 20-person company that has always prided itself on maintaining a professional, but fun working environment. This year’s Valentine’s Day lunch is no exception;…
Labor and Employment Blog President Biden Targets Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation Discrimination Through Executive Order February 11, 2021 Amongst the flurry of other recent executive orders and administrative directives during his first 30 days in office, President Joseph R. Biden signed an executive order seeking to eliminate gender identity and sexual orientation discrimination, and various overlapping forms of discrimination on the basis of multiple protected classes, in federal government departments and agencies.  This executive…
Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Elects Jeremy R. Jarrett as a New Member February 11, 2021 Phoenix, AZ (February 11, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Jeremy R. Jarrett has been elected as a Member (Partner) of the Firm, effective January 1, 2021. “Jeremy is an outstanding attorney and actively demonstrates all of the qualities that we seek in a Member of the Firm,”…
Business Litigation Blog Qualifying Parties May Now Have to Face Personal Liability for Construction Company’s Obligations February 11, 2021 Last year’s changes to the contractor’s licensing laws opened the door to personal liability for qualifying parties (“QP”).  The Legislature added Section B to A.R.S. § 32-1127.  Section B reads: “While engaged as a qualifying party for a licensee, the qualifying party is responsible for any violation of this chapter by the licensee.” What are “any…
Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights Blog Restaurants Continue to Face Uncertain Times Due to the Impact of COVID-19 February 4, 2021 Before the impact of COVID-19, restaurants were already facing various developments that collectively impacted historical dine-in trends. Whether it was the increase in patrons utilizing delivery services such as UberEats, DoorDash, GrubHub, or the fairly new market of prepackaged, ready-to-cook meals such as Blue Apron. Each have impacted the restaurant industry in different ways. …
Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Attorney Julia S. Acken Appointed Chair of the Recruiting Committee February 1, 2021 Phoenix, AZ (February 1, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Julia S. Acken has been appointed Chair of the Firm’s Recruiting Committee. “I am excited and honored to step into this position,” stated Acken, also Chair of the Firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee. “I look forward…
Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Appoints Anne E. McClellan as General Counsel January 29, 2021 Phoenix, AZ (January 29, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Anne E. McClellan has been appointed as the Firm’s General Counsel. “I am humbled to step into the leadership role of General Counsel,” stated McClellan. “I look forward to serving the Firm in this capacity.” McClellan succeeds J. Scott
Press Releases News Jennings Strouss Attorney Bruce B. May Contributed to the Fourth Edition of Commercial Real Estate Transactions Handbook January 14, 2020 Phoenix, AZ (January 14, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that real estate attorney Bruce B. May contributed to the Wolters Kluwer Fourth Edition Commercial Real Estate Transactions Handbook. Mr. May authored the chapter titled, “Real Estate Brokers, Agreements and Conduct.” Mr.…