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Ohio Expands Right to Carry Concealed Guns on Employer Property

Jan 24, 2017 by Jill C. McQueen

              On December 19, 2016, Governor John Kasich signed into a law a measure that will expand the right to carry concealed firearms.  Among other things, Senate Bill 199 lifts the...

Department of Labor Overtime Regulations Put on Hold At the Eleventh

Nov 23, 2016 by

The Department of Labor’s new overtime regulations, scheduled to become effective December 1, 2016, has been halted by a nationwide injunction issued by Judge Amos Mazzant, United States...

NLRB Clears the Path to Bargaining Units Which Include Temporary Workers

Sep 06, 2016 by Jill C. McQueen

Temporary employees have become a common feature of many workplaces. This summer, the National Labor Relations Board departed from a long-standing standard, making it easier for temporary...

Ban the Box Version 2.0: An Effort to Close the Gender Wage Gap

Sep 01, 2016 by Michelle R. Reese

According to the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, the wage gap between female full-time workers and male full-time workers was 21% in 2015. This means that in 2015, women were paid $0...

New EEOC Proposed Guidance on National Origin: A Strong Stand on Additional Areas of Discrimination

Aug 31, 2016 by

In the 14 years since the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) last published guidance on national origin, courts have ruled on new areas of discrimination, businesses have become...

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