Joy Rosenquist and Alyesha Dotson discuss a bill pending in California that would add caste as a new category of protected characteristics under the state's antidiscrimination law and what it will mean for employers. (Subscription required.)
As federal agencies rush to release new regulations on the overtime pay exemption, independent contractor status and joint employer standard, Michael Lotito weighs in on which ones will be challenged. (Subscription required.)
Michael Lotito, Shannon Meade, Michael Chichester, Jake Baker and Carole Wilder discuss Littler’s Workplace Policy Institute’s new report that analyzed the key factors contributing to ongoing labor shortages.
Michael Lotito talks about the NLRB’s two vacancies and criticizes lawmakers and the Biden administration for moving ahead on a Democratic nomination without a corresponding Republican nominee for the other vacancy. (Subscription required.)