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Work a full eight hours? That's not in my job description!
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • August 1 2014

According to the EEOC, healthcare employers are disproportionately represented in the ranks of those sued for violations of the Americans with


Medical Marijuana Comes To Arkansas
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

After a narrow defeat of a medical marijuana proposition four years ago in socially Conservative Arkansas, this year’s election result means that


Judge vacates parts of USDOL home-care regulation
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

A federal judge has scuttled key aspects of the U.S. Department of Labor's rule that would have extended the federal Fair Labor Standards Act's


Ebola in the workplace update
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 17 2014

I've been dealing with the employment aspects of infectious disease scares since 1984 when AIDS first reared its evil head. Every permutation of the


Proposed "independent misclassification" law
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • February 3 2014

Government efforts aimed at cracking down on perceived independent-contractor misclassification show no signs of slowing down as 2014 begins. On


October 23, 2014 Ebola update
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 23 2014

Almost one thousand people attended Thursday's webinar on Ebola in the workplace. Our platform presented technical challenges, and we appreciated the


Mediating non-compete disputes in the medical device industry
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • March 17 2013

The medical device industry remains a hotbed for non-compete litigation, and the reason is plain and simple. Economic justification. Sales reps


Marijuana For Everyone? Society’s Changing Attitude Reflected In Workplace Practices
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 31 2017

We’ve entered a new era of acceptance when it comes to the legally permitted use of marijuana. As of today, 28 states have legalized medical use of


Even the doctor is not immune
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 5 2014

A federal jury recently awarded $350,000 in punitive and compensatory damages to three former employees of Endoscopic Microsurgery Associates, a


'Tis the season: employers and the flu
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • November 5 2013

This flu season may be one of the worst in years, but the experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot monitor its