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Year in Review – Employment Law Changes for Employers in 2010
Posted on 14 Jan 2011 by Bullivant Houser Bailey PC

2010 marked several significant changes to federal and state laws affecting employers. The following are key changes that happened in 2010 in Oregon, Washington, and California and what employers need to do to follow these new laws as well as the recent... Read More

Split Supreme Court Upholds Panel's Federal Employers' Liability Act Causation Standards Ruling
Posted on 23 Jun 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) A split U.S. Supreme Court on June 23 upheld the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals' determination that Rogers v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. (352 U.S. 500) relaxed the proximate cause requirement in Federal Employers'... Read More

Supreme Court Reverses Certification Of Women's Class Action Against Wal-Mart
Posted on 21 Jun 2011 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on June 20 reversed certification of a class of more than 1 million current and former female employees of the nation's largest retailer after finding that certification was not consistent with... Read More

Global Code of Conduct Drafting Strategy
Posted on 10 Nov 2009 by Donald C. Dowling Jr.

Codes of conduct provide employees with an ethical and behavioral framework to help make the right decisions and form productive relationships. Global codes of conduct should be broad enough to reflect the shared values of an international community,... Read More

Dispute Over Ownership of Ex-Employee's LinkedIn Account Highlights Significance of Robust Social Media Policies
Posted on 9 Nov 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

On October 4, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in Eagle v. Morgan [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] granted in part and denied in part an employer's motion for summary judgment on an ex-employee's... Read More

LexisNexis® presents a Complimentary CLE* Accredited Webinar for Protecting Your Company…Wage & Hour Law 2013!
Posted on 21 Dec 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

Protect your company in an age of aggressive government scrutiny by learning more during this complimentary CLE Webinar! View online > Share this message | ... Read More