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After A Nine Year Hiatus, The DOL Issues Two New FMLA Opinion Letters
  • Breazeale Sachse & Wilson LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2018

The Department of Labor last issued an FMLA opinion letter in January of 2009, that is, until August 28, 2018, the day that the DOL issued two new


Department of Labor Issues Additional FLSA Opinion Letters, Acknowledges New “Fair Reading” Standard for Overtime Exemptions
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • September 4 2018

In furtherance of a practice reinstituted earlier this year, on August 28, 2018 the DOL’s Wage Hour Division (WHD) issued four new opinion letters


DOL Guidance on FMLA, No-Fault Attendance Policy, and Wellness Screenings
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2018

On August 28, 2018, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage Hour Division issued six new Advisory Opinion letters offering employers guidance on a range


Employers Finally Win a Meal Period and Rest Break Case - A Voluntary Discounted Meal Policy Is Not "Control" Over the Employee During Their Meal or Rest Break
  • Hopkins & Carley
  • USA
  • July 26 2018

Most California employers know that the California Labor Code and the Wage Orders generally require an employer to provide certain meal periods and


Holiday pay: non-guaranteed and voluntary overtime
  • Birketts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2018

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has ruled on whether NHS employees should have their holiday pay calculated to include nonguaranteed and


NLRB Expands Its Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • July 16 2018

The National Labor Relations Board has announced it will begin a pilot program to encourage parties to use its Alternative Dispute Resolution program


Voluntary overtime to be included in holiday pay for NHS staff
  • Lewis Silkin
  • United Kingdom
  • July 12 2018

In the latest decision on the vexed question of the correct calculation of holiday pay under the Working Time Regulations (“WTR”), the Employment


Latest ICE Aggressive Enforcement Targets Northern Ohio Meat Processing Plants
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

On June 19, 2018, unannounced ICE raids resulted in the arrest of more than 140 workers at four meat processing plants in Ohio. ICE calls this its


5 essential questions clinical trial volunteers should ask
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2018

Volunteers who elect to participate in clinical trials are vitally important to medical research and development of new drugs as they test the product


Federal government of Nigeria rewards whistle-blowers
  • Famsville Solicitors
  • Nigeria
  • May 18 2018

The Whistle Blowing Policy was created by the Federal Ministry of Finance and approved by the Federal Executive Council in December 2016. The policy