How to Avoid Running Afoul of Wage and Hour Laws

How to Avoid Running Afoul of Wage and Hour Laws

With increases in litigation and federal and state enforcement of wage and hour laws, employers should make sure they comply with laws at both the federal and state levels. All businesses should conduct periodic self-audits addressing the various wage and hour issues...

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays. Wishing you every happiness this holiday season and throughout the coming year.
Beware of Parking Lot Hazards at the Holidays

Beware of Parking Lot Hazards at the Holidays

During the busy holiday season, there are many distractions that make parking lots a fairly dangerous place to be. The combination of early sunset, increased traffic and pedestrians, scam artists, vandals and thieves, and people in a rush, can sometimes be a deadly...
New Overtime Exemption Regs Take Effect Jan. 1, 2020

New Overtime Exemption Regs Take Effect Jan. 1, 2020

New federal overtime regulations have finally been introduced for non-exempt workers after years of wrangling over the issue. Under the new rule, employers will be required to pay overtime to certain salaried workers who make less than to $684 per week – or $35,568...
The Importance of Employment Practices Liability Coverage

The Importance of Employment Practices Liability Coverage

Every employer, no matter how small, faces the specter of being sued by a past, present or prospective employee at some time. In fact, such employment practices claims are widespread – so much so that most businesses are much more likely to have an employment...