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KCMO Adopts Ban the Box Ordinance

By John Vering

The Kansas City, Missouri (KCMO) City Council recently passed an ordinance imposing restrictions on when most private employers having six or more employees can inquire about an applicant’s criminal record and limiting the ability of those employers to […]

Dilly, Dilly, Don’t Get Served for Infringing Trademark

By Lori Beam

Before launching your new company or product, you should conduct a thorough trademark search and choose a name available for use.

What you should not do is wing it and expect only the lighthearted enforcement Modist Brewery Company received […]

Will Delta Airlines ‘Keep Climbing’ With Customers?

By Lori Beam

After its latest move to claim use of customers’ social media images, some are wondering if Delta Airlines should change its slogan from “Keep climbing” to “Keep overreaching”.

In December Delta Airlines made a major update to its SkyMiles […]

2018 Employment Law Developments: What to Expect & What to Do

By John Vering and John Neyens











 Expect more sexual harassment claims. In light of the #MeToo movement, expect that your employees could be more willing to make sexual and other harassment claims than they have in the past.  What to […]

Don’t Be Naughty! Be Nice With Holiday Bargain Prices

By Lori Beam

‘Tis the season when you’ll start seeing sale tags shouting “Buy One, Get a Free Xbox,” “Now $100.99, regularly $200.99,” “20% off next week only” and “Lowest prices of the year!”

As you plan your company’s holiday promotions, make […]

Seigfreid Bingham AWL Law Firm of the Year

Kansas City, Mo. – Seigfreid Bingham was awarded “Law Firm of the Year” by the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City. The award was presented to Steve Kyle, CEO at the AWL Annual Meeting and Holiday Party on […]

Seigfreid Bingham attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers®

Thirteen attorneys from Seigfreid Bingham have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®, including six as Rising Stars.  Super Lawyers honors outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Those recognized are:



2017 Missouri […]

As Temperatures Cool, the FTC Puts Chill on Endorsement Disclosures

By Lori Beam

Autumn brings falling leaves and falling temperatures, but this year it also brought the chilling news of a clampdown on social media endorsement practices. This September, just as fall advertising campaigns were kicking off, the FTC:

• Settled the […]