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Monitor with Caution
A recent European court's decision has tightened the employer rules on monitoring employees' emails. Legal experts say the impact on multinationals is likely minimal.
Nov 1, 2017
Zeroing In on Zero Tolerance
A recent court ruling on Connecticut's medical marijuana law may affect employers around the country, experts say, including those operating in the growing number of states that also provide affirmative employment protections for users.
Aug 31, 2017
NLRB Swings Right
The National Labor Relations Board, soon to be under GOP control, should deliver a measure of certainty and finality, according to pro-employer groups. But it won't happen overnight.
Aug 3, 2017
Virtual Workers,
Real Engagement
A new Gallup study reveals that workers who spend a few days away from the office report being more engaged than those who do not work remotely. Experts say the right blend of virtual and in-office work options is critical for engagement efforts to work.
Jun 13, 2017
Digital Diabetes Solutions
With employers footing a major part of the nation's massive diabetes-driven $300 billion medical bill, new digitally based workplace programs are showing progress in managing those costs and improving employees' lives.
May 3, 2017
HR Analytics Trailblazers
Some companies are leading the way in doing HR analytics right by turning data into action.
Apr 4, 2017
HR's Immigration Concerns
As the Trump administration attempts to fulfill campaign promises on immigration, employment-law experts say employers need to explore other ways to get the talent they need.
Mar 23, 2017
Who Owns Innovation?
While recent surveys show a disconnect between employers and employees regarding innovation, experts say the onus is on both parties to drive creativity.
Feb 28, 2017
In Good Hands
Employment-law experts praise Phil Miscimarra and Victoria Lipnic, President Trump's recent choices to lead the nation's top employment-compliance agencies.
Feb 6, 2017
'Significant' Showdown Looming
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to resolve split federal circuit-court decisions involving arbitration agreements and class-action lawsuits, and labor-law experts expect the ruling will be significant for employers.
Jan 31, 2017
Promotion or Pay Raise?
A recent survey finds a majority of professionals want a promotion over a pay raise, but experts differ on whether that's actually the case.
Jan 23, 2017
Competition vs. Accommodation
A recent U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals decision clarified an issue of disability and hiring for employers operating in that region, but experts say it does not deliver a clear-cut strategy nationwide.
Jan 4, 2017
Top 10 Stories of 2016
'Tis the season to share the 10 most popular stories on of the past year.
Dec 27, 2016
Reactions Mixed to DOL Pick
Employment-law experts say the President-elect's nominee for Secretary of Labor, Andy Puzder, brings firsthand knowledge of workplace issues and realities to the job, but critics disagree.
Dec 9, 2016
Fiduciary Rule in Limbo?
Experts weigh in on the likelihood of a repeal or delay of the new fiduciary rule under a Trump administration -- and what it means for employers.
Nov 28, 2016
OT Rule Overruled
A Texas judge's injunction effectively shuts down implementation and enforcement of President Obama's overtime rule until the government can win a countervailing order from an appeals court, which experts say is increasingly unlikely given the current political climate.
Nov 23, 2016
Big Issues Surrounding Big Data
Big data now influences how organizations make hiring and other employment decisions, but experts warn that, as its scope and usage increase, so will the HR challenges involved.
Nov 3, 2016
Declining HSA Contributions Connected to ACA?
A recent survey finds employers are scaling back their contributions to employees' health-savings accounts, but experts differ over the effect the nation's new healthcare law has had on such accounts.
Apr 13, 2015
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