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Thursday, June 1, 2023
10 ways to support your LGBTQ employees #pride
Today is the first day of Pride Month. June might be Pride Month, but your business should commit to and support its LGBTQ employees 24/7/36...
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
NLRB General Counsel Jennifer Abruzzo just obliterated non-compete agreements (maybe)
In my view, the proffer, maintenance, and enforcement of a non-compete provision that reasonably tends to chill employees from engaging in ...
Tuesday, May 30, 2023
Here are 11.25 million reasons to settle a lawsuit
Before I will bless a client's decision to terminate an employee, I always ask this question: "Tell me about the demographics — rac...
Friday, May 26, 2023
WIRTW #674: the “dogs” edition
Meet Loula and Dante, our dogs. They have a lot in common. They're both vizslas. They are both from the same breeder (whom I cannot mo...
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Pro tip: don’t monkey with an employee’s “regular” hourly rate to avoid overtime obligations
Let's say you have an employee who works 40 hours per week at the rate of $13.00 per hour. Now let's say that same employee needs to...
Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Uber suspends DEI exec over “Don’t Call Me Karen” events
Uber has suspended its longtime head of diversity, equity, and inclusion, Bo Young Lee, after Black and Hispanic employees complained that a...
Monday, May 22, 2023
6th Circuit adopts one-step verification for FLSA collective actions
We hold that, for a district court to facilitate notice of an FLSA suit to other employees, the plaintiffs must show a "strong likeliho...
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