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February
12
ASAP

Retaliation and Disability Charges are on the Rise, According to EEOC Litigation and Charge Statistics for FY 2015

The number of charges filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is once again climbing, according to newly released litigation and enforcement statistics for FY 2015.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

January
29
ASAP

EEOC Seeks Input on Proposed Pay Data Collection Requirements and Retaliation Enforcement Guidance

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is soliciting public comments on two proposed policy changes that could have a significant impact on employers.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice
  • Discrimination and Harassment

January
27
ASAP

DOL to Revive Survey to Assess Members of "Gig" Economy

The changing nature of employment, including the move to more online-based commerce, has increased the number of on-demand or "gig" workers. The DOL now seeks an official government record of these workers.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice
  • Staffing and Contingent Workers

January
20
ASAP

DOL Issues Guidance on Joint Employment under FLSA

The Department of Labor's Wage & Hour Division has issued an Administrator's Interpretation establishing new standards for determining joint employment under the FLSA and the MSPA.
  • Wage and Hour
  • Staffing and Contingent Workers
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

January
19
ASAP

Update on STEM OPT Extension Rule

A February 12, 2016, court-imposed deadline to determine the fate of certain student work permits is fast approaching.
  • Global Mobility and Immigration
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice
  • Workplace Policy Institute

January
19
ASAP

NLRB Seeks Briefs on Question of Graduate Students' Right to Organize

The National Labor Relations Board has issued a call for interested parties to file briefs addressing the Board’s current standard on whether graduate student assistants are “employees” under the NLRA.
  • Labor Management Relations
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice
  • Workplace Policy Institute

January
13
ASAP

State of the Union 2016 – What Will the President Focus on in his Final Year in Office?

While much of last night's State of the Union Address focused on big-picture issues, President Obama did make some specific employment-related comments during the annual speech to the country.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

January
12
ASAP

Supreme Court Signals Skepticism of Public-Sector Union Agency Fees

On January 11, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, a case that will decide whether public-sector employees can be forced to pay union dues as a condition of employment.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Labor Management Relations

December
24
ASAP

Preparing for the 2016 California Legislative Session – and Elections

Even before California's 2016 session gets underway in January, legislative committees have been scheduling bills for hearing next month.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

December
22
ASAP

Pittsburgh's Paid Sick Days Ordinance is Found to be Invalid and Unenforceable

A trial court judge has held that the City of Pittsburgh did not have the authority under state law to enact the Paid Sick Days Ordinance that Pittsburgh's City Council passed on August 3, 2015.
  • Employee Benefits
  • Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

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