Jun
18
2018
WPI Report

The Future Is Now: Workforce Opportunities And The Coming TIDE

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics will generate unprecedented opportunities and challenges for employers and workers.
  • Workplace Policy Institute
  • Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation

Jun
14
2018
ASAP

New Arizona Laws Address Data Breaches and Hiring Ex-Offenders

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently signed HB 2154 and HB 2311 into law, both taking effect on August 3, 2018.
  • Background Checks
  • Workplace Privacy and Data Security
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Jun
14
2018
Insight

Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Proposes Amendments to the State's White Collar Exemption Regulations

On June 12, 2018, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry submitted a proposed rulemaking package that would update the Executive, Administrative and Professional exemptions to state minimum wage and overtime requirements.
  • Wage and Hour
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Jun
12
2018
Podcast

Effective Sexual Harassment Training in the #MeToo Era

Yesterday’s anti-harassment training won’t cut it in the #MeToo era. Employers must take…
  • Littler Learning Group
  • Training - Compliance, Ethics, Leadership

Jun
12
2018
Insight

July Is the New January: From Salary History to Data Security Breaches, New State and Local Laws Are Set to Take Effect Soon

State laws and local ordinances routinely take effect after the first of the year. This article discusses key labor and employment laws and ordinances that will become operative during the latter half of 2018.
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation
  • Legislative and Regulatory Practice

Jun
11
2018
ASAP

NLRB General Counsel Issues Guidance Regarding Handbook Rules

On June 6, 2018, NLRB General Counsel Peter Robb issued a lengthy 20-page Memorandum (GC 18-04) providing detailed guidance regarding enforcement of “Handbook Rules Post-Boeing.”
  • Labor Management Relations
  • Policies, Procedures and Handbooks
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Jun
11
2018
Littler Report

The Implications of Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court: California's Adoption of the ABC Test for Purposes of the Wage Orders

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.
  • Staffing, Independent Contractors and Contingent Workers
  • Wage and Hour

Jun
7
2018
Insight

Triplets? Duluth Joins Twin Cities in Enacting Paid Sick and Safe Time Law

After considerable fact-finding efforts and numerous amendments, Duluth, Minnesota enacted Minnesota’s third paid sick and safe time law.
  • Leaves of Absence and Disability Accommodation
  • Policies, Procedures and Handbooks
  • Workplace Policy Institute

Jun
5
2018
Podcast

Building Better Workers: How Apprenticeship Programs Can Benefit the Construction Industry

Apprenticeship programs are one way to attract workers to the industry and help them develop the skills necessary to succeed in the long-term.
  • Construction
  • Littler Construction Industry Toolkit

Jun
4
2018
ASAP

The Supreme Court’s Ruling in Masterpiece Cakeshop: A Masterpiece on Dodging Key Constitutional Issues

In Masterpiece Cakeshop, the Supreme Court held that the Colorado Civil Rights Commission’s actions violated a shop owner's right to the free exercise of his religious beliefs.
  • Discrimination and Harassment

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