Effective January 1, 2013, the Internet Privacy Protection Act went into effect.
The law prohibits employers from requiring employees or applicants to
grant access to; to allow observation of; or to disclose information that
allows access to personal...
The flu season is here, with a vengeance. The Detroit
News has an article discussing
how Michigan employers are dealing with the impact on their employees and what
they are doing to combat the effects. Encouraging employees to get flu shots,
Spouses who work together experience the rewards and
challenges that 24 hour contact brings. One of the challenging parts occurs
when the husband works closely with other females. In Nelson
v. Knight , the Iowa Supreme Court addressed the issue of...
Is "right to work" an emotional topic in
Michigan? Consider the headline on the front
page of the Sunday Detroit Free Press---- Right to work: the battle
for Michigan's soul. For the second time in two months, Michigan residents
In Nyquist v.
Tilden Mining Co. , the Michigan Court of Appeals found that it did not need
to reach the issue of whether the plaintiff was working under a just cause
contract because the employer had established "ample documentary
That is the message I took away from attending three panel sessions with Board representatives last week at the ABA Labor and Employment Section CLE conference in Atlanta. Members Pearce, Block, and Griffin addressed one session. Acting General Counsel...
Michigan voters will be faced with a number of proposals to amend the state's constitution. One of these is Proposal 2 which is being pitched as a means to prevent any "right to work" legislation from being enacted. TV commercials in support...