Sunday, January 26, 2020

Profiles/Features

DOL opinion letter approves FMLA leave for special education school meetings

On Aug. 8, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor issued opinion letter, FMLA 2019-2-A; which states that parents of...

APPEARANCE DISCRIMINATION: IS IT ILLEGAL?

One’s appearance is not an indication of one’s character or work ethic.  And we have all heard the adage, “Don’t...

APPEARANCE DISCRIMINATION: IS IT ILLEGAL?

One’s appearance is not an indication of one’s character or work ethic.  And we have all heard the adage, “Don’t...

MARIJUANA LAW UPDATE

Starting on Jan. 1, 2020, most Nevada employers will no longer be allowed to drug test potential new hires...

DOL OPINION LETTER – FMLA LEAVE

On March 14, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued an opinion letter on the issue of whether...

Supreme Court to tackle scope of Title VII’s prohibition on sex discrimination

On April 22, 2019, the United States Supreme Court announced it would review three cases, Bostock v. Clayton County, GA,...