Reduced hours and WARN: Are we liable?

  • August 02, 2009

Q. Due to the poor economy, we recently cut one of our manufacturing shift’s hours by 60%. This will continue indefinitely. We gave the affected employees two...

Does North Carolina have a mini-COBRA law?

  • May 07, 2009

Q. Our company employs fewer than 20 employees, so federal COBRA does not apply to us. Is there a state law that allows continued health care coverage following...

Financial services firm promotes from within

  • November 01, 2008

A bank teller who makes a career at Tampa, Fla.-based Amscot Financial is likely to wind up as a manager or executive. The consumer-oriented financial services company...

Energy firm workers stay fit with scuba

  • November 01, 2008

Oklahoma City is a long way away from the ocean, but Chesapeake Energy Corp. encourages employees to stay healthy by taking scuba diving lessons. The push is part of the...