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Missouri raises minimum wage
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • January 3 2014

On January 1, 2014, the Missouri minimum wage increased from $7.35 to $7.50 and from $3.68 to $3.75 for tipped employees. The Missouri minimum wage


Using biometrics in the workplace
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • January 6 2014

In the past, employees rarely objected to having their picture taken for the company’s identification badge. But in this age of technology allowing


New Jersey raises minimum wage
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • January 3 2014

On January 1, a voter-approved amendment to the New Jersey Constitution went into effect that raised the state minimum wage for almost all employees


Arizona's minimum wage will increase on January 1, 2014
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • December 30 2013

On January 1, 2014, the Arizona minimum wage will increase from $7.80 to $7.90. Each year, on January 1, the Arizona minimum wage increases


EEOC Unveils New EEO-1 Report To Capture 2017 Pay Data
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • October 10 2016

In furtherance of its commitment to combating pay discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently finalized its proposed


Background Checks Are a Good Idea, but Be Careful What You Wish For
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 5 2017

Virtually every thoughtful employer wants to hire the very best employees they can find. And why not? Good workers produce better products, provide


USDOL still barred from challenging "service writer" exemption
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • April 11 2013

Readers will recall that, in April 2011, the U.S. Labor Department declined to adopt an interpretation proposed in 2008 that would have acknowledged


What the bleep?
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • June 1 2013

There was a time when cursing at work seemed to be the norm in many businesses. Whether in a shop, an office, a hospital or other work environment


OSHA Announces Delay To Electronic Recordkeeping Rule
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • May 18 2017

Employers will be relieved, at least temporarily, of the requirement to file injury information through an electronic recordkeeping system that was


Court’s marriage ruling not to be ignored
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

Joe Gagnon and Kevin Troutman, partners in the Houston office, were both interviewed for the July 25 Houston Chronicle article "Court's Marriage