Friday, September 22, 2017

New Legislation Requires Post Shooting Drug Testing of Police Officer

In the last regular session of the Illinois legislature, among other measures designed to enhance citizen safety, an amendment was adopted ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Eleventh Circuit Rules Breastfeeding is Covered under Title VII

On September 7, 2017 , the Atlanta-based court became the second federal appeals court, joining the Fifth Circuit, to recognize breast feed...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

FLSA Injunction Becomes Permanent

In November of 2016, a Texas federal district court issued a preliminary injunction which blocked the implementation of proposed amendments...

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

How Should I Manage My Employees During a Natural Disaster?

The 2017 hurricane season has been particularly brutal, with two massive hurricanes devastating much of Texas and Florida. While we are for...

Monday, September 18, 2017

Selection of Mayor’s Security Detail Can Include Political Affiliation

Even members of a security detail can be exempt from First Amendment protections against political retaliation. While we’re not sure if...