The ABA Journal inducted me into its Blawg 100 Hall of Fame, the fourth year the magazine has bestowed such an honor.
Employers must remain alert regarding individuals that the employer does not view as employees may nevertheless be found to be employees.
An ostracism from a social network likely should not support a claim for retaliation.
An alternative to the highly sought-after H-1B visa, the L-1B visa helps maintain the smooth transfer of employees throughout affiliate companies and U.S. operations.
If you don’t have a document-retention policy, you should.
If you use selection criteria or tests for hiring (criminal records, credit records, etc.), you must maintain those records for all applicants.
Employers can be guilty of retaliation even where the only person aware of the protected activity is the harasser.
Some things are better left unsaid, or, more to the point, un-typed.
There is no way to eliminate stereotypes and biases. But it seems like employers and managers can take a page from the Rock Hall of Fame: Even 80-year-old drummers can still rock it at work.
You need to take a long, hard, look at which of your employees you are requiring to connect when they are off the clock.