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2019 Employment Law: What to Expect & What to Do

By John Vering

 Expect more sexual harassment claims and more guidance from the EEOC on sexual harassment and recommended best policies.  In 2018, the EEOC received a record high 13,055 sexual harassment charges and filed 50 percent more lawsuits alleging […]

Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2018

Kansas City – Attorneys from Seigfreid Bingham have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®, including five as Rising Stars.  This designation honors outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional […]

New Anti-Kickback Provisions: Get Up To Speed

By Mark Opara & Bailie Schnackenberg

The Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act of 2018 (“EKRA”), signed into law late last month, imposes new anti-kickback regulations applicable to recovery homes, clinical treatment facilities, and clinical laboratories.

Unlike the federal anti-kickback statute (“AKS”), EKRA […]

Seigfreid Bingham announces leadership changes

 

Nov 1, 2018

Kansas City – Seigfreid Bingham, P.C.  announces two new leaders of the firm’s Executive Committee as result of a recent election.

Joining the Executive Committee are shareholders Rachel Baker and Katie Zogleman, who are joining current members Lance Formwalt, […]

Don’t Let Inattention Cripple Your Business: Simple Tips for Protecting Trade Secrets & Client Relationships

By John A. Vering & Brenda G. Hamilton

 You are risking loss of valuable business information and customer relationships if your non-compete, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements are not effective and up-to-date with the law.

 Few businesses can afford to have their trade […]

Not Feeling ‘Comphy’ – Bedding Company Sues Amazon Over Search Engine

By Lori Beam 

In a complaint filed last month, upscale bedding company, The Comphy Co., claims Amazon is violating trademark and other laws by providing search results for inferior third-party bedsheets, including similarly named “Comfy” brand sheets, when consumers search on […]

Tips for Determining Damages for Breach of Fiduciary Duty

By Fritz Riesmeyer and Emily Crane

Trial counsel is increasingly called upon to address an exception to the attorney-client privilege known as the crime-fraud exception. Under this exception, a request is made for communications between a client and its attorney, based […]

Seigfreid Bingham Mourns the Passing of Larry J. Bingham

Kansas City, Missouri (June 21, 2018) – Seigfreid Bingham, P.C. expresses its deepest condolences upon the death of one of its founding members and former managing partner.  Larry J. Bingham, 78, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2018 with his […]