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Federal Agencies Issue Contingency Plans As Government Shutdown Looms
Unless Congress can finalize a budget by midnight tonight (January 19), the federal government will be forced to shut down due to a lack of appropriations.
United States
23 Jan 2018
Lawmakers Take Aim: Will #Metoo Curb Nondisclosure Or Arbitration Agreements?
In 2017, the #MeToo movement highlighted the prevalence of sexual harassment in the workplace, toppling prominent figures in numerous fields.
United States
10 Jan 2018
DOL Issues Proposal Governing Association Health Plans
The Department of Labor has issue a proposed rule providing direction for sole proprietors and businesses to set up Association Health Plans (AHPs).
United States
8 Jan 2018
What Notable Employment Provisions Are In The Tax Bill?
The first significant piece of legislation to make it to President Trump's desk, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), includes an employer tax credit for providing paid family ...
United States
22 Dec 2017
Review, Revise Or Rescind – Agency Plans And Unified Agenda Reveal More Regulatory Editing Is In Store For 2018
The Trump administration's Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions ("regulatory agenda"), released on December 14, 2017, indicates agencies are taking a hard look ...
United States
19 Dec 2017
Approved Senate Tax Bill Addresses Paid Leave, Sexual Harassment Settlement Nondisclosures
Buried in the massive Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), the tax overhaul legislation the Senate approved on December 2, 2017, is a section providing a tax credit to employers that provide their employees ...
United States
6 Dec 2017
Agency Heads Discuss Changes In Regulatory Direction During Federalist Society Panel
The current leaders of the Department of Labor, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and National Labor Relations Board addressed transitions and regulatory plans at their respective agencies...
United States
20 Nov 2017
Labor Secretary Discusses DOL Priorities During House Committee Hearing
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta fielded a range of questions on the DOL's priorities during a November 15 hearing before the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
United States
17 Nov 2017
Ready Or Not, Here It Comes! 2018 Brings New Labor & Employment Laws, Primarily At The State Level
As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2018, employers look ahead to the next wave of labor and employment regulations.
United States
16 Nov 2017
Republican Lawmakers Try New Approach To Paid Leave, Workplace Flexibility
In an effort to promote workplace flexibility and streamline employer paid leave obligations, three members of the House of Representatives on November 2, 2017 ...
United States
8 Nov 2017
WPI Insider Briefing: Will The New Composition Of Federal Agencies Effect Change?
Nine months into President Trump's term, the pace of nominations and appointments to fill critical position within his administration is accelerating.
United States
26 Oct 2017
President Trump Issues Executive Order To Reshape Health Insurance Market
After failing to achieve a legislative solution to "repeal and replace" the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), President Trump issued an executive order (EO) on October 12, 2017 ...
United States
20 Oct 2017
WPI State Of The States: Major Bills Advance In September, With More On Deck For October
This month's State of the States reviews those bills and other noteworthy developments.
United States
6 Oct 2017
U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Two Additional Employment Cases This Term
On September 28, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in two cases with labor and employment implications.
United States
4 Oct 2017
New EEO-1 Report Suspended Indefinitely
To the relief of employers steeling themselves for compliance with the revised EEO-1 Report, the Office of Management and Budget's Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs has suspended indefinitely...
United States
5 Sep 2017
House Introduces Bipartisan Bill Designed To Ease Joint Employer Uncertainty
On July 27, 2017, House Republicans unveiled a bill, titled the Save Local Business Act, that would amend two labor and employment statutes to clarify when an entity can be deemed a "joint employer."
United States
1 Aug 2017
Federal Agencies Scale Back Their Workplace Regulatory Ambitions
During the prior administration, congressional gridlock prevented many significant labor and employment bills from advancing.
United States
31 Jul 2017
House Hearing Explores Legislative Remedy To Joint Employer Confusion
On July 12, 2017, the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce held a hearing concerning the need for legislation to redefine the joint employer standard.
United States
24 Jul 2017
Senate Republicans Release Bill To "Repeal And Replace" The Affordable Care Act
On June 22, 2017, Senate Republicans released a draft of their legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
United States
29 Jun 2017
Executive Order And Legislation On Apprenticeship Aim To Give Employers More Flexibility
The day after senators introduced bipartisan legislation to promote apprenticeships, President Trump signed an executive order to achieve the same end.
United States
22 Jun 2017
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