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New Antitrust and Money Laundering Laws to Expand OSHA Whistleblower Claims

USA - February 25 2021 The U.S. Department of Labor announced last week OSHA will oversee the processing of worker retaliation complaints filed under two new whistleblower…

Adam R. Young, Brent I. Clark, Christopher F. Robertson, Craig B. Simonsen, Patrick D. Joyce.

Biden OSHA Revises “Protecting Workers Guidance” on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

USA - January 29 2021 Last week, President Biden directed OSHA to release clear guidance for employers to help keep workers safe from COVID-19 exposure. On January 29…

A. Scott Hecker, Adam R. Young, Craig B. Simonsen, Patrick D. Joyce.

USW Official James Frederick Selected as Deputy Assistant Secretary at OSHA

USA - January 21 2021 Frederick will take over as the No. 2 official at OSHA, after having already spent 25 years as the top investigator at the United…

Adam R. Young, Brent I. Clark, Craig B. Simonsen, Patrick D. Joyce.

Surprise! (Not Again) - OSHA and EPA Release Civil Penalty Increases for 2021

USA - January 19 2021 The DOL and U.S. EPA have published their 2021 increases to civil penalties. We have blogged previously about the annual adjustments to the maximum…

A. Scott Hecker, Adam R. Young, Craig B. Simonsen, Jeryl L. Olson, Patrick D. Joyce.

President-Elect Biden Selects Boston Mayor Marty Walsh as Labor Secretary

USA - January 8 2021 If confirmed as Labor Secretary, past union leader, Mayor Marty Walsh, would succeed former corporate employment attorney, Eugene Scalia.

A. Scott Hecker, Adam R. Young, Benjamin D. Briggs, Brent I. Clark, Craig B. Simonsen, Ilana R. Morady, Patrick D. Joyce.