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Political speech and activity in the workplace: the 2014 Midterms are here
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • October 29 2014

Election season can be a heated time


David Weil nominated to head DOL's Wage and Hour Division
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • September 12 2013

President Obama has announced his choice to serve as Administrator of the DOL's Wage and Hour Division (WHD). The position has remained vacant for a


Senate panel considers Wage and Hour nominee
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • December 10 2013

While the federal government closed on Tuesday due to inclement weather, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) forged


Senate fails to consider NLRB defunding amendment, approves other amendments to budget resolution
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • March 28 2013

The Senate approved a budget resolution last week that omits an amendment that would have withheld funds from the National Labor Relations Board to


Competing payroll tax cut bills fail to advance, sets stage for possible compromise
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • December 5 2011

Neither side of the Senate was able to muster the 60 votes needed to advance their respective payroll tax cut bills on Thursday


EEOC approves rule defining RFOA defense in ADEA disparate impact claims; discusses disabled veterans' hiring obstacles
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • November 17 2011

During a public meeting held on November 16, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission voted 3-2 in favor of a draft final rule defining the parameters of the “reasonable factors other than age” defense under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act


DOL extends contractor filing deadline for VETS 100100A reporting forms
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • October 3 2011

Federal contractors will have an additional month to submit their VETS-100VETS-100A reporting forms required under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment and Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended


House and Senate introduce resolutions condemning NLRB election rule
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • February 17 2012

On February 16, 2012, Republican members of both the House and Senate introduced resolutions (H.J. Res. 103; S.J. Res. 36) formally disapproving of the National Labor Relations Board’s recent final rule that dramatically changes representation election procedures


White House 2013 budget proposal would boost funding for many employment-related programs, agencies
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • February 14 2012

On Monday President Obama unveiled his $3.8 trillion proposed budget for fiscal year 2013


Senate approves employer tax credits for hiring veterans
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • November 11 2011

On Thursday the Senate voted 95-0 in favor of legislation that would provide employers with tax credits for hiring long-term unemployed and wounded veterans