Feds’ rules for safeguarding sensitive info

  • April 23, 2018

A Trump administration official’s frustration over confidentiality breaches has turned into useful advice that can benefit HR professionals who worry about disclosure...

Do you know the basics of employment law?

  • April 20, 2018

Lawsuits and legal complaints have been exploding nationwide over the past decade. Managers should know the basics of employment law to prevent legal disputes. How well...

No anonymous employment lawsuits allowed

  • April 19, 2018

Sometimes, filing a lawsuit and airing dirty laundry in a public forum can be embarrassing and uncomfortable for an employee. That doesn’t give her the right to bring...

Off-the-clock allegations? Find the checkbook

  • April 16, 2018

If you discover you have made a wage-and-hour mistake, the safest approach is often to make it right as soon as possible. If you dispute an employee’s wage claim, you...

Take care when responding to union résumé

  • April 06, 2018

Here’s a warning about turning down an applicant who lists union memberships or otherwise indicated union support on his employment application. Refusing to interview...