Friday, January 21, 2022

Profiles/Features

Significant changes to requirements for payment of FLSA minimum wage to tipped employees

On Oct. 28, 2021, the U. S. Department of Labor announced a final rule that sets limits on the...

When work heats up, OSHA may pay a visit

While mandatory COVID vaccinations has been at the forefront of attention lately, OSHA has not ignored other employee safety...

Who kept the dog out? And why it mattered – ADA interactive process requirements...

There are several cases outlining the general obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regarding accommodation of service...

United Airlines employees sue over vaccination mandates

On Sept. 21, 2021, a group of six employees filed a lawsuit against United Airlines (“United”) in the federal...

The ADA and reasonable accommodation issues regarding service animals

A recent jury award in Arkansas is a timely reminder to employers of their legal requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act...

Long-COVID may constitute a disability

On July 26, 2021, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) and the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) issued...