Employment & Labor Blog
- Blog: Labor & Employment Law BlogListen Closely, Managers Need Training on Family and Medical Leave Act ProceduresPosted on November 20, 2017 by Daniel R. SternIt is well known that the Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) is a nuanced law with many technical steps and requirements within the governing regulations. One of the most complex issues is knowing when an absence may be or is FMLA-qualifying, and how to respond. This is a difficult determination for one who has worked with the FMLA and received training on the issue. It is an even more perplexing determination for many managers who have no idea that an employee may be eligible for FMLA leave based on a phone call notifying the company of an absence—whether that absence is...
- Blog: From Briefs To BooksThe Ninth Hour – by Alice McDermottPosted on November 20, 2017 by Patty ShlonskyThe Ninth Hour is an utterly charming novel about faith, dissent, good works and love. The novel begins when Jim decides to take his own life by releasing gas into his lungs, leaving pregnant Annie on her own to make her way with her not yet born daughter. It is Annie’s good fortune (if there...… Continue Reading
- Blog: Waller Law BlogSEC Chairman Sees ICOs as Securities OfferingsPosted on November 16, 2017 by Marc J. Adesso,Wes ScottSEC Chairman Jay Clayton spoke at the PLI Annual Institute on Securities Regulation in re: The DAO and his skepticism about ICOs being a securities offering.
- Blog: TSMP ForefrontBig data and the death of the shopping mallPosted on November 6, 2017 by How retailers can harness technology to beat e-commerce at its own game.