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New California law requires overtime pay for personal attendants
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 7 2013

On September 26, 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a bill which entitles personal attendants in California to overtime pay. Previously


Shift worker rules warrant special attention
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 20 2014

The long term care industry depends on shift workers to provide patient care 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Even experienced and


Employers beware potential change to the scope of vicarious liability under federal antidiscrimination statutes
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 9 2014

Senator Bernard "Bernie" Sanders (I - VT) recently joined fourteen (14) other Senators as cosponsors of the Fair Employment Protection Act of 2014


When I go into a workplace, the first thing I consider is housekeeping
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 2 2013

Whether I am auditing a facility or on site to defend against OSHA, labor and employment matters, housekeeping is quite literally the first thing


Do I have to treat my employees like kids? Uh sometimes
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

The question of "do I have to actually make my employees wear PPE" made it all the way to the full Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission


Lessons learned from sports: improve your team every year
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 1 2013

Seasonal hiring is critical to the hospitality industry's ability to provide service in peak seasons. Whether it is the rush of the winter ski season


MSHA releases new guide for miners' representatives
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

MSHA announced on September 25, 2013, the release of a new Guide for Miners' Representatives. According to MSHA, this Guide is a "comprehensive


Compliance with child and forced-labor laws
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • November 5 2013

Many countries are uniting for one simple cause: stopping child and forced labor. The U.S. Labor Department (DOL) is committed to stopping child


Five documents sure to appear in your lawsuit
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • July 29 2013

Although simple and oftentimes overused, sports metaphors can provide insight into complicated topics. When it comes to employment litigation, cases


FLSA investigations result in criminal convictions
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 30 2013

A U.S. Labor Department press release serves as a reminder that violations of the federal Fair Labor Standards Act can result in more than just