The strangest employment law stories of 2023

  • January 10, 2024

Experienced HR professionals have learned that you never say, “Now I’ve seen everything!” because the bizarre things that happen in the workplace never cease to...

What happens when payday is on a holiday?

  • August 16, 2017

Q. Our wage payment deadline falls on the first Monday of September this year, which is Labor Day. By when must a company make payments to meet its deadline and avoid...

Are retreat prizes taxable income?

  • March 01, 2014

Q. We hold a team-building retreat every year where we give employees prizes after completing certain challenges. Are those prizes considered taxable income?

How should we pay for overnight travel?

  • September 22, 2013

Q. I know that the laws on overnight travel time are more restrictive in California than under federal law. Does the overnight travel rule under federal law apply in...