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By Patrick C. Stokes, Michael Lotito, Bruce Sarchet
With the resumption of the current legislative session on August 12, 2019, the California Senate Appropriations Committee briefly considered Assembly Bill 5 (AB 5),
By Shanthi Gaur, Jennifer Jones, Melissa Logan
In line with recently passed legislation in New York and California, Illinois' legislature rallied to create a bill that would help increase employee protections by combating discrimination and harassment in the workplace.
By Jillian Folger-Hartwell, Alexsa A. Marino
Rhode Island has followed the recent trend of its neighboring states—including Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire1—by enacting a law that largely prohibits employers from entering into noncompete agreements with their...
By David J. Master, Monty Verlint
Recent case law on the distinction between an employee and independent contractor for wrongful dismissal purposes would suggest that even if the court does not find the individual to be an employee, it might nonetheless...
By Jordan Waltman, Barry Kuretzky
When are non-competition and non-solicitation clauses enforceable in Canada? A recent Ontario decision examined these clauses in the context of an employment agreement.
By Sarah Bryan Fask, Danielle K. Herring
On August 7, 2019, in Kelly v. Honeywell International, the Second Circuit handed down the latest decision in a series of cases across the country on a company's obligation to provide lifetime health care to retirees.
By Susan Fitzke, Stephanie Sarantopolous
On August 8, 2019, the Minneapolis City Council unanimously passed the Wage Theft Prevention Ordinance, creating new requirements for Minneapolis employers and giving the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights enforcement power.
By Jason Stanevich, Ryan Freeman, Michelle Devlin
On August 9, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board (Board) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) proposing three amendments to the representation election regulations contained in 29 CFR Part 103.
By Alison Andolena, Michael Grosso
On August 6, 2019, New Jersey enacted its Wage Theft Law, transforming the state's wage and hour laws into one of the most robust in the country.
By Tommy Postek, Darren Nadel
On July 15, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit touched on the new regulations governing what constitutes a "full and fair review"
By Erika Berríos, Ana Rivera-Beltrán, Daniel Limés Rodríguez
On August 1, 2019, just a day prior to his resignation as Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló signed into law Act No. 83 of August 1, 2019 ("Act 83" or "the Act"),
By Darren Nadel, Thomas W. Carroll
The Colorado Court of Appeals recently decided an issue of first impression regarding noncompetition and nonsolicitation agreements.
By Erika Berríos, Daniel Limés Rodríguez
Act No. 2 of October 17, 1961 (Act 2) created a procedural process for the expeditious adjudication of employment claims in Puerto Rico.
By Rod Fliegel, Molly Shah
On August 6, 2019, in Texas v. EEOC, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit dealt the EEOC a significant setback, largely affirming the district court's decision that the EEOC violated the federal Administrative...
By Rhonda Levy, Monty Verlint
In Mickelsteins v. Morrison Hershfield Limited, 2019 ONCA 515, the Court of Appeal for Ontario ("OCA") decided that an employee's right to purchase shares of his employer's parent corporation under a Shareholders' Agreement...
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