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Could A Mistake By Your Company Nurse Lead To Civil Liability In North Carolina?
Employers have long operated under the premise that the North Carolina Workers' Compensation Act provides the exclusive remedy for workers injured on the job
United States
19 Sep 2019
What Public Employers Need To Know A Year After Supreme Court's Janus Decision
Until just last year, it was common for public sector collective bargaining agreements to require employees who elected not to belong to a union.
United States
3 Sep 2019
Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down EEOC's Criminal Background Guidance In Texas
Here are three things all employers should know about yesterday's ruling.
United States
9 Aug 2019
Supreme Court Refuses To Extend State Wage-Hour Law To Offshore Drilling
By a unanimous 9-0 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court today declined to extend California's wage-and-hour laws to employees working on offshore drilling platforms subject to the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act
United States
18 Jun 2019
Trio Of Firm Attorneys Examine Supreme Court's Upcoming LGBT Discrimination Cases
In their bylined article for The Recorder titled "How Does the US Supreme Court's LGBT Bombshell Resonate in California?," Portland Partner Richard R. Meneghello ...
United States
3 Jun 2019
Supreme Court Dims The Light On Class Arbitration
By a 5-to-4 vote, the Supreme Court ruled today that the Federal Arbitration Act does not allow a court to compel class arbitration when the agreement does not clearly provide for it.
United States
24 May 2019
Non-Lawyers Can No Longer Represent Kentucky Employers At Unemployment Proceedings
The Kentucky Court of Appeals just held that non-lawyers may no longer represent employers in unemployment proceedings, ruling that such a practice is unconstitutional.
United States
20 May 2019
Shadow Of Dynamex Creeps Over Uber's Proposed $20M Million Settlement
Last week, we shared with you the news of Uber's proposed $20 million settlement to resolve a long-running misclassification claim – the parties agreed to the deal,
United States
1 Apr 2019
Federal Appeals Court Reworks Legal Test To Determine Faculty's Union Status
In a unanimous opinion, a federal appeals court just rejected the National Labor Relations Board's "subgroup majority status rule" for determining when college and university faculty members are to be deemed managers.
United States
22 Mar 2019
A Company's Facebook Snooping Didn't Prevent Critical Trade Secrets Injunction
Can a former employer's alleged misconduct defeat a request for injunctive relief against former employees when those departing workers take confidential information and clients to another employer?
United States
15 Mar 2019
California Attorneys Break Down Recent Court Decision On Scheduling Policies
In their bylined piece for The Recorder titled "California Court Ushers in Sweeping Changes for Scheduling Policies," Los Angeles Partner Shaun J. Voigt ...
United States
28 Feb 2019
Kentucky Legislature Seeks To Reestablish Employment Arbitration
A Kentucky legislative leader has just taken the first step to try to resurrect the ability of employers to require employment disputes to be resolved by arbitration.
United States
22 Feb 2019
Tackling Employee Expense Reimbursements Under New Illinois Law
In regard to ground travel, many employees use their own vehicles to travel for business purposes.
United States
20 Feb 2019
California Court Ushers In Sweeping Changes For Scheduling Policies
A California Court of Appeal just announced a sweeping change in California's reporting time pay rules which now prohibits a common scheduling practice used by employers throughout the state (Ward v. Tilly's, Inc.).
United States
13 Feb 2019
Could Recent Supreme Court Case Upend Gig Economy Arbitration Pacts?
My colleagues Andy Scott and Felix Digilov reported on last week's Supreme Court decision that rejected a trucking company's effort to force its drivers to arbitrate their wage and hour claims against the company, ...
United States
25 Jan 2019
2 Competing Dynamex Bills To Be Weighed In California Legislature
December 3 was the first day of the new legislative session in California, the first day that members could introduce bills for the 2019-2020 legislative session.
United States
11 Dec 2018
Top 50 Workplace Law Stories Of 2018
It's hard to keep up with the news these days. It sometimes feels like you can't step away from your phone, computer, or TV for more than an hour ...
United States
6 Dec 2018
You May Not Have To Pay Attorney's Fees In Some FLSA Cases
If you have ever had to defend against a lawsuit under the FLSA, you probably know that attorney's fees awards often far exceed the value of your employee's claims.
United States
3 Dec 2018
Appeals Court Rejects Retaliation Claim Based On Religious Accommodation Request
In a case of first impression, a federal appeals court just found that an applicant's request for a religious accommodation did not constitute protected activity under Title VII for the purpose of establishing a retaliation claim.
United States
21 Nov 2018
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