New York Increases Family Leave for the Start of the New Year

By Drew M. Smith

With regards to the many laws that took effect on January 1st, many benefit …

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The Need for Accountant EPLI

The Need for Accountant EPLIEmployment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) is coverage intended to protect businesses against three general areas of employment-related issues: sexual harassment …

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“Temp-to-Permanent” Best Hiring Practices

“Temp-to-Perm” Best Hiring PracticesContract attorneys are a useful and cost-effective way to protect your clients’ operations. In fact, some of these partnerships are …

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Social Media Policies a Must to Avoid Litigation

Social Media Policies a Must to Avoid Litigation Social media lawsuits have been running rampant as of lately. From copyright infringement to libel, slander and defamation, there is …

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Reducing EPLI Claims by Boosting Morale

Reducing EPLI Claims by Boosting MoraleAs employers are being faced with more and more accusations of discrimination lately, businesses must address the concerns of Employment

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Employee Hotlines: An Effective Crime Deterring Tool?

Employee Hotlines An Effective Crime Deterring ToolAs most business owners are aware, implementing change can be difficult. Maintaining best practices is something that every business needs …

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Managing Inappropriate Workplace Behavior

Managing Inappropriate Workplace BehaviorWhile some employee conduct may be uncharacteristic of a typical workplace, not all unusual behavior is illegal. However, if the …

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FLSA Settlement Agreements Coming Under Federal Scrutiny

FLSA Settlement Agreements Coming Under Federal ScrutinyThe National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is now taking a closer look at Fair Labor Standards, and resolving cases with …

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Fair Pay Act Compliance in California: An EPLI Liability?

Fair Pay Act Compliance in California An EPLI LiabilityThe new Fair Pay Act seeks to reduce the inequality in pay between men and women in California. As the …

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New Study: EPL Insurance Claims Continue to Grow

New Study EPL Insurance Claims Continue to Grow As new laws continue to evolve surrounding workplace fairness and accommodations, employee practices lawsuits are continually increasing. The Equal Employment …

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