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In North Carolina, Civil Relief for Applicants with Criminal Records Is Now Within Reach

USA - June 29 2018 On June 25, 2018, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper signed House Bill 774 into law, providing judges with discretion for reducing civil barriers to…

Supreme Court Upholds Arbitration Clauses in Employment Agreements

USA - May 21 2018 On May 21, 2018, in three cases in which employees sought to pursue collective claims against Epic Systems Corp., Ernst & Young, LLP, and Murphy Oil…

U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Scope of Whistleblower Protections Under Dodd-Frank

USA - March 1 2018 On February 21, 2018, in the case of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers, the United States Supreme Court unanimously decided that employees who…

EEOC Releases Updated Strategic Plan

USA - February 27 2018 A New Plan or More of the Same? On February 12, 2018, the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) published its Strategic Plan…

NLRB’s New General Counsel Signals Major Policy Changes Are on The Way

USA - December 20 2017 In November 2017, the United States Senate confirmed Peter Robb as the new General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”). On…