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5 Risks of Telecommuting (And How Employers Should Handle Them)
The Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997, S.O. 1997, c. 16, Sched. A. (WSIA) contains some important provisions which may act to preclude a plaintiff from bringing a claim against certain defendants. Under s.28(1) of the...more
In This Presentation:
- DEFENDING AGAINST WORKERS’ COMPENSATION RETALIATION CLAIMS
- EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT CLASSIFICATION ISSUES UNDER FLSA
- AGE DISCRIMINATION OVERVIEW
- THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY IN...more
Tomorrow will be a busy day for the Illinois Supreme Court's civil docket, with five cases being argued, beginning at 9:00 a.m. They are...more
During the holiday break, I did what many lawyers do (but will publicly deny): I watched a few ”bad” reality tv shows.
No, I didn’t watch “Here Comes Honey Boo-boo” (even I have my limits).
But on the Food...more
Five days away from email equals less stress.
This may sound obvious, but that was the conclusion of a recent study that took away email from thirteen civilian workers at an Army facility outside Boston, according to a...more
In This Issue:
- “Here’s Looking At You, Kid” - The EEOC Looks For Beauty Bias By James J. McDonald, Jr. (Irvine) -
The EEOC is currently investigating Marylou’s Coffee, a chain of Massachusetts coffee shops, for...more
Last year I published an article on this blog entitled "How Facebook Can Undermine Your Workers' Compensation Case." I pointed out then that the default "privacy" settings on Facebook offered very little privacy at all – your...more