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EEOC Issues New Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination

Jul 21, 2014 by Jill C. McQueen

On July 14, 2014, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued its revised Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination and Related Issues.  This represents the first...

New Rules May Increase Number of Employees Eligible for Overtime Pay

May 19, 2014 by Jill C. McQueen

On March 13, 2014, President Barack Obama signed a Memorandum ordering Secretary of Labor Tom Perez and the Labor Department to draft new overtime rules to increase the number of workers...

Appeals Court Rules BWC Overcharged Ohio Businesses Hundreds of Millions

May 16, 2014 by

May 16, 2014 - On Thursday, an appeals court mostly upheld a previous ruling that nearly 270,000 Ohio small businesses were charged unfair workers’ compensation premiums. The appeals court...

Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Ordered to Reimburse 270,000 Employers

Mar 26, 2013 by

The Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court recently ruled that the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation must reimburse 272,000 employers up to $860 million dollars due to premium overcharges...

EEOC Guidelines for Employment of Disabled Veterans

Jun 04, 2012 by Jill C. McQueen

The number of disabled veterans is growing, as is the number of unemployed veterans.   These trends are the impetus behind the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's newly issued...


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