Compliance: Employers closely watching Supreme Court’s ruling in Canning

The Court’s ruling will likely define the scope of the president’s recess appointments power for future administrations

It’s easy to identify recess in an elementary school day: The bell rings, the kids tumble out of class and the yard fills with playful shrieks and laughter.

Not so with Congress. The U.S. Senate’s chambers may be dark, official business on hold, the senators all home on vacation, and yet the legislative body may still be in session.

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Peter J. Felsenfeld

Peter J. Felsenfeld is a litigator in the San Francisco office of Barger & Wolen LLP. His practice includes insurance coverage disputes, reinsurance, bad faith...

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