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Self-Driving Trucks And Labor Law—A Look Ahead
Welcome to the future: The year is 2020 and an organized—i.e., unionized trucking company—"L2M2" has announced it is acquiring a convoy of autonomously powered ...
United States
12 Dec 2018
OFCCP Mails Second Round Of CSALs
Contractors accustomed to seeking an extension for submitting AAPs and supporting data should review carefully the new FAQ regarding extensions.
United States
12 Sep 2018
Federal Court Finds Choice Of Law That Permits Blue Penciling Does Not Violate Virginia Public Policy
Non-compete restrictions are creations of state law, which can sometimes vary on key aspects of contract formation, enforceability and the extent to which states will reform or "blue pencil" the language of the restrictions.
United States
29 Jan 2013
Colorado Passes Stricter Penalties For Employers That Misclassify Independent Contractors
In June 2009, the Colorado legislature enacted the Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors Act.
United States
31 Jul 2009
Federal Arbitration Act Trumps State Laws Lodging Primary Jurisdiction In State Administrative Forums
In Preston v. Ferrer, No. 06-1463 (Feb. 20, 2008) ("Preston"), the U.S. Supreme Court once again upheld the supremacy of the Federal Arbitration Act and confirmed that state laws that compel parties to submit claims to a state administrative forum are not enforceable and cannot defeat the parties' valid, enforceable agreement to submit such claims to arbitration.
United States
5 Mar 2008
OFCCP Issues Final Veterans Regulations For Government Contractors
On August 8, 2007, OFCCP published a final rule in the Federal Register implementing the amendments to the affirmative action provisions of the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA) that were made by the Jobs for Veterans Act of 2002 (JVA).
United States
10 Aug 2007
Georgia Implements State-Enforced Immigration Compliance Bill
On April 17, 2006, the State of Georgia joined the national trend of states passing immigration compliance statues by passing Senate Bill 529, the Georgia Security and Immigration Compliance Act of 2006.
United States
29 Jun 2007
Texas Supreme Court Provides New Focus For Noncompete Contract Enforcement
All employers have good reason to welcome the Texas Supreme Court's most recent ruling on noncompete contracts. Much of the confusion that made noncompete contract enforcement in Texas difficult to predict has been eliminated.
United States
1 Nov 2006
Third Time A Charm? The FEHC Further Refines Draft Regulations As Employers Prepare For The 2007 Training Year
At its August 29, 2006, meeting, the California Fair Employment and Housing Commission issued revisions to its second set of draft regulations issued in this past June.
United States
12 Sep 2006
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