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July 6, 2017

WPI State of the States: State Legislatures and Governors Turn Up the Heat

As the dog days of summer settle in, most statehouses have closed up shop. Legislatures in approximately 12 states remain in regular session, however, with a couple more active in special session.

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July 5, 2017

Mid-Year Roundup: Equal Pay and Related Bills Command Attention in 2017

Consistent with a major theme of the 2016 election cycle, equal pay and similar wage proposals dominated the attention of state legislatures in the first half of 2017.

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June 23, 2017

OSHA Seeks Feedback on Proposal to Revoke Certain Provisions of Beryllium Rule Applicable to the Construction and Shipyard Sectors

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is reconsidering portions of a final rule setting standards for occupational exposure to beryllium.

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June 15, 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.

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June 12, 2017

Golden State Worriers: California Labor & Employment Bills to Watch

When it comes to legislation, for California employers it's the final countdown.

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June 9, 2017

DOL to Take Steps to Address Persuader, Overtime Rules

The same week the Department of Labor removed two guidance documents governing joint employment and independent contractors, it indicated it will soon reconsider two contentious rules that have been put on hold.

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June 7, 2017

WPI Insider Briefing: What Will the Second Hundred Days of the Trump Administration Hold?

From the workplace policy perspective, much of the focus of the first 100 days of the Trump administration was on confirming a new Labor Secretary and reversing the Obama administration’s labor and employment agenda. What will the next 100 days bring?

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June 1, 2017

WPI State of the States: Crunch Time in the Statehouses Before Summer Break

This month’s State of the States features some notable trends in the bills that have been enacted or seriously evaluated.

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May 25, 2017

Federal Bill Seeks to Create Portable Benefits for Gig Economy Workers

Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), a lawmaker known for closely monitoring the changing nature of work, has introduced in the Senate legislation to promote innovative ways to offer portable benefits to workers in the on-demand economy.

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May 25, 2017

Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Overturn NLRB's Micro Bargaining Unit Decision

As expected, Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA) has reintroduced a bill targeting the National Labor Relations Board's decision in Specialty Healthcare, 357 NLRB No. 83 (2011).

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