Thursday, October 19, 2017

Weingarten Rights Revisited – It Does Not Apply To Voluntary Reviews Or Meetings

Although Illinois public sector employers are subject to the Illinois Public Labor Relations Act , a recent case arising under the National...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Employers Required to Pay Employees for Short Rest Breaks During the Work Day.

From time to time employers ask the question whether they have to pay employees for time that they’re not actually working while on the clo...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

U.S. Steel Not Liable for Same-Sex Sexual Harassment, Court Finds

When one pictures sexual harassment in the workplace, the picture of a male employee  harassing his female coworker usually comes to mind....

Monday, October 16, 2017

California Prohibits Salary History Inquiries

California is the latest to jump on the train that prohibits prospective employers from inquiring about the salary history of job applicant...

Friday, October 13, 2017

SHOULD YOU HAVE A HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION AT WORK?

Halloween, despite many people’s obsession with weight, is still a popular day for celebration for adults. It can be a light hearted holida...