BB&D Achieves Victory Before 8th Circuit Court of Appeals

BB&D attorneys Robert Blitz and Aaron Sanders succeeded in defending BB&D client Kansas City-St. Louis Regional Carpenters Regional Council on appeal before the United States Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.  The District Court previously dismissed a Union member’s attempt to bring action against a union official for breach of statutory duties.  The appeal involved complex […]

Legislation Modifies Missouri’s Business Incentive and Worker Training Programs

SB 68 renames the Missouri Works Training Program to the “Missouri One Start Program,” which provides flexible funding for a company’s training costs associated with a new facility, expansion or retraining project.  Companies may utilize industry training funds to offset training costs for new products, new manufacturing processes, technological innovation, and productivity improvement.   Under SB 68, a company is no longer required to retain its current number of employees, instead becoming eligible by maintaining at least one-hundred jobs in the year preceding the application.