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By Christopher Alvarez
With the rise of "Uber-ization" of the workforce in the gig economy, many companies, including Fortune 500 firms and IT companies, are adopting a freelance model for its workforce.
By Natasha Banks, Caroline Brown
The U.S. Labor Department has published the 2018 wage-rate floor required by Executive Order 13658, "Establishing A Minimum Wage for Contractors".
By Sidney Minter
When most hear the phrase "gig economy," they immediately think about giants like Lyft and Uber.
By William E. Blackie
In an ideal world, an employer would evaluate candidates based solely on objective, measurable criteria without consideration of any matter not related to job performance.
By Cynthia Doll
A federal judge in California recently gave his blessing to an $8.75 million settlement in the ongoing litigation by delivery drivers against the food courier service, Postmates.
By Marty Heller
We have recently focused upon the growing number of federal court decisions under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act that have given legal weight to carefully-crafted, well-maintained employer policies...
By John Singer
A recent blog post discussed an Illinois state court decision evaluating an employer's claim against a former employee for breach of a non-solicitation agreement...
By Andrew Swafford
How important is your businesses' terms of service (TOS) agreement, usually presented to users of your business model through a process requiring them to click "I agree" before they can access your platform?
By Fisher & Philips LLP
It's hard to keep up with all the recent changes to labor and employment law. While the law always seems to evolve at a rapid pace, there have been an unprecedented number of changes each month in 2017.
By Fisher & Philips LLP
This list of frequently asked questions was originally prepared by the law firm of Fisher Phillips in 2005, in response to Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma.
By Natasha Banks
You might hate to admit it, but it's true: mobile devices are the adult version of a toddler's teddy bear.
By Edwin Foulke, Jr., Travis Vance
As many as 50,000 Americans may have died last year alone of opioid-related overdose, and with the use of prescription opioids to relieve pain at staggering levels, that number continues to increase...
By Joseph W. Ambash, Steven Bernstein, Christopher Conti, Danielle Garcia, Raymond Haley, Alvaro Hasani, Todd Lyon, Warren Nelson, Joshua Viau
Among the most crucial federal agencies undergoing a transformation under the new presidential administration is the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).
By Jocelyn Campanaro
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced earlier today that the Department of Homeland Security will immediately "wind down" the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
By Abigail Kofman
It's the first week back to school and you receive the following three phone calls in quick succession...
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