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During Last Week of School Seventh Circuit Rules in Favor of Transgender Teen On Restroom Use

USA - June 12 2017 On May 30, 2017, on the heels of the Seventh Circuit’s ground-breaking en banc decision in Hively v. Ivy Tech. College holding that sexual orientation

USDOL Withdraws Joint Employment and Independent Contractor Guidance

USA - June 12 2017 The recent announcement by Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta to rescind Administrator’s Interpretation Nos. 2015-1 and 2016-1

Federal Judge Rules that Transgender Employee's ADA Claim May Proceed

USA - May 25 2017 On May 18, 2017, in the first decision of its kind, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania held that transgender people are not categorically barred

New Florida Statute Regulates the Ride-Sharing Industry and Classifies Drivers as Independent Contractors

USA - June 2 2017 The Florida Legislature recently enacted legislation regulating transportation network companies (TNCs), commonly referred to as "ride-sharing"

10-step plan for fair and balanced approach to preventing workplace harassment

USA - May 17 2017 In less than a year, Fox News has lost its founder and one of its most well-known anchors due to widespread sexual harassment allegations. Fox News

NYC Enacts "Fair Work Week" Laws for Retail and Fast Food Employees

USA - June 15 2017 New York City’s new package of “Fair Work Week” laws, which go into effect on November 27, 2017, will create new and burdensome

New Florida Law Addresses Status of Workers and Other Issues in Ride-Sharing Industry

USA - June 14 2017 As the sharing economy continues to gain popularity with workers, businesses, and consumers by offering increased job flexibility and consumer choice

Supreme Court Decision Offers Some Relief to Church-Affiliated Nonprofits Using ERISA Church Plan Exemption

USA - June 13 2017 On June 5, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned three appellate court decisions to restore a long-established understanding of the definition of a

USDOL Withdraws Joint Employment and Independent Contractor Guidance

USA - June 12 2017 The recent announcement by Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta to rescind Administrator’s Interpretation Nos. 2015-1 and 2016-1

During Last Week of School Seventh Circuit Rules in Favor of Transgender Teen On Restroom Use

USA - June 12 2017 On May 30, 2017, on the heels of the Seventh Circuit’s ground-breaking en banc decision in Hively v. Ivy Tech. College holding that sexual orientation