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Redheads: You May Experience Workplace Discrimination But At Least You Look Younger

May 4 2016 Redheads can thank the MC1R gene for the color of their hair, and, as it turns out, for looking younger than their age. Is this an appropriate…

Can’t Pee In The Cup? You Are Not Hired!

August 18 2016 Well, here's another healthcare employer that doesn't read this blog. Pity. If it did it would likely not have had to shell out money to settle an…

The Manager Is “Gonna Make The [N-words] Work Like Mexicans” But It’s OK - “We All Grew Up In The ‘Hood”

July 3 2020 Here in good ol’ NYC, a new case was filed of racial harassment of an African American employee alleging (take a guess … you can do it) … use of the…

How To Prevent and Correct Sexual Harassment By Customers

September 26 2019 You are training your workforce, and you have worked to keep your business free of unsavory behavior. In fact, you have read Sexual Harassment…

Express Scripts and Defense Health Agency Initiate Recoupment on Compound Medication Payments

June 11 2020 In the last two days a number of independent compounding pharmacies have received letters dated as far back as April 7, 2020, from the Program…

Employers, Be Aware Of Employees’ Mental Health—Moms Especially

February 9 2021 Employers, COVID-19 has taken a high toll on employees’ mental health. We’re now a full year into the COVID-19 pandemic, and we’re still…

A COVID-19 Vaccine Communication Toolkit For Employers of Essential Workers

January 22 2021 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) issued a new guidance document yesterday aimed at employers of essential workers—a COVID-19…

Reckoning With Race Discrimination In Federal Workplaces

January 21 2021 On January 20, 2021, in one of his first acts as the 46th President of the United States, President Biden revoked an Executive Order (EO) barring…

Justice Department Releases Data on FY 2020 False Claims Act Recoveries: What to Expect in 2021 and Beyond

January 20 2021 Late last week the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) released a summary of its False Claims Act (FCA) settlements and judgments recovered during…

Client Alert-Tax Credit for Businesses Open During COVID19.

January 19 2021 The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act of 2019 (CARES Act) contained a provision for…