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Kerrick Bachert law firm had the honor of sponsoring the CLE feature: Waiting to be Heard which included Amanda Knox and Professor Gregory Gordon at the Annual Kentucky Bar Convention in Owensboro, Kentucky on June 23rd. Amanda Knox was studying abroad in Italy when she was convicted for the murder of her roommate, Meredith Kercher. […]

Kerrick Bachert is dedicated to advancing the education of generations to come. Attorney Laura Hagan is currently serving as the Vice Chair for the Board of Western Kentucky University Research Foundation whose goal is to support the education and research missions of Western Kentucky University. Just recently, the Research Foundation board had the honor of […]

Attorney Laura Hagan presented to administrators and educators from the Green River Regional Educational Cooperative (GRREC) on the subject of teaching and working within the parameters of Copyright Law this past week. Hagan is one of the few attorneys in this area that is licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Her […]

Attorney Shawn Alcott recently hosted a student as part of the local Warren County 4-H Career Shadow program. Shawn along with other professionals in the Bowling Green community matched 121 students for a one day career shadowing experience. Shawn hosted a fifth grade student from Briarwood Elementary. The student was able to experience a day in the […]

On Wednesday, Attorneys Ashley Gerughty and Ena Demir visited Ms. Lori Martin’s 5th/6th  grade class at Warren Elementary.  Ena and Ashley spent time visiting students and speaking to the class about their careers and their personal journeys through school to meet their career goals. Newspapers in Education, through its sponsors, provides newspapers to classrooms for […]

Presented by Laura M. Hagan When:  Thursday, April 13, 2017 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Where:  WKU Small Business Accelerator Register Here:  Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce Intellectual property can be a valuable asset for your company, and can include patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets, which serve to protect the company’s ideas, products, […]

On Saturday, March 25th, seven KB members participated in the Family Enrichment Center Run & Walk for Children at Ephram White Park in Bowling Green.  Those who participated were Ena Demir (FEC Board Member), Laura Hagan, Erica Smith, Bonnie Spencer, Laura Cardwell, Maryellen Self, Kyle Bumgarner and Tom Hulsey. Laura, Kyle and Erica participated in the […]

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On December 8, 2016, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals entered an Order granting the DOL’s request for expedited briefing of its appeal of the preliminary injunction issued by a Texas district court judge that enjoined the DOL from implementing the new regulations raising the salary level for the white collar exemptions.  The Court set […]

December 1, 2016 the U.S. Department of Labor’s new “white collar” exemptions from the FLSA’s overtime requirements take effect.  This increases the salary threshold for exempt employees to $47,467 ($913/week).  This nearly doubles the prior salary level required to maintain exempt status for employees who satisfy the long standing duties test. Practically speaking, employers need […]

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