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Sorry, J-Lo and CeeLo: Real world requires carefully crafted employment dress codes

USA - February 14 2017 The Grammys aired on Sunday, February 12, 2017. Every year, audiences tune in to the glamorous awards show to watch the presentation of such

Meal and Rest Breaks - What are the Rules?

USA - February 14 2017 While the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) generally does not require employers to provide meal or rest breaks to employees over the age of 18

Twins for Clooneys! How to manage pregnant employees who aren’t gazillionaire celebs

USA - February 13 2017 A-list celebrity George Clooney, long considered Hollywood’s most eligible bachelor, surprised the world when he married international human rights

Developing a PIP that will make employees comeback heroesTom Brady style

USA - February 7 2017 I’m sure you all watched or heard about the Super Bowl on Sunday night: Despite the fact that his team was trailing by 25 points, Patriots

New Jersey Seeks to Become Center Of International Arbitration

USA - February 15 2017 New Jersey has taken the first step toward becoming a global center of international arbitration by enacting the International

Fourth Circuit Creates New Joint Employment Test under the Fair Labor Standards Act

USA - February 23 2017 The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently issued a decision which clarifies and expands the circumstances

Trump Administration Revokes Obama's Transgender Bathroom Guidance for Public Schools

USA - February 23 2017 As previously reported by these authors in a Legal Alert on February 17, 2017, the Trump Administration withdrew a motion filed in the U.S. Court of

Trump Administration Withdraws Motion Seeking to Limit Court's Stay of Obama's Transgender Bathroom Guidance in Public Schools

USA - February 17 2017 There has been much speculation about the Trump administration’s position with respect to LGBTQ rights. We may now have our first

What Can Employers Expect from the Trump Administration in the Upcoming Year?

USA - February 16 2017 It has been a little less than a month since President Donald Trump took office, and employers

Multiemployer Pension Plans: Section 1405 - Limitation on Withdrawal Liability

USA - February 16 2017 In a recent decision involving a withdrawal liability assessment by a multiemployer pension plan, an arbitrator reduced the