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By Robert Pritchard, Christopher Michalski
The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) responded to Governor Tom Wolf's call to modernize Pennsylvania's outdated overtime rules for "white collar" employees.
By Neil Alexander
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently signed HB 2154 and HB 2311 into law, both taking effect on July 21, 2018. HB 2154 provides employers with additional guidance and updated notice procedures in the event of a data security system breach, and HB 2311 bolsters limited liability protections for employers when hiring employees or contracting with independent contractors previously convicted of criminal offenses.
By Bruce Sarchet
Every year state laws and local ordinances take effect after the first of the year, and 2018 is no exception.
By Frederick Miner
In The Boeing Co., 365 NLRB No. 154, the Board established a new standard governing the validity of employer rules, policies and handbook provisions under the National Labor Relations Act.
By William Weissman
The California Supreme Court's adoption of a strict ABC test for purposes of the wage orders is likely to cause significant problems for California businesses that use independent contractors.
By Shirley Lerner, Sebastian Chilco
After considerable fact-finding efforts and numerous amendments, Duluth, Minnesota enacted Minnesota's third paid sick and safe time law.
By Emily Haigh, Devjani H. Mishra, Mark Phillis
On June 4, 2018, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. and Jack C. Phillips v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission.
By Rick Roskelley, Kathryn Blakey
The MWA establishes a two-tier minimum wage in Nevada.
By William H. Foster
On Thursday, May 17, 2018, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster signed one of the most significant new pieces of state legislation impacting employers in recent years.
By Christopher M. Neary, Sharon Bowler
Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed Public Act No. 18-8, "An Act Concerning Pay Equity," into law on May 22, 2018, making Connecticut the sixth state to prohibit employers from asking applicants ...
By Donald C. Dowling
Social media is so powerful that some argue Russian manipulation of it changed the result of a U.S. presidential election.
By Jillian Folger-Hartwell, Sebastian Chilco
On May 11, 2018, the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training finalized regulations concerning the state's mandatory paid sick and safe time law ...
By Sean McCrory, Henry Lederman, Edward Berbarie, Robert Friedman
The Supreme Court has weighed in: class and collective action waivers in arbitration agreements are lawful and must be enforced under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA).
By Meredith Shoop, David Goldstein
On May 18, 2018, the U.S. Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued a directive ending uncertainty as to whether efforts to audit TRICARE participants will resume...
By Sean McCrory, Jorge Lopez
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's former acting Director, Thomas Homan, indicated last fall that he wanted to quadruple worksite enforcement, and ICE is on track to do so.
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