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New York City Council Passes Major Workplace Reforms for Fast Food & Retail Workers

May 25, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The New York City Council has passed five bills as part of a legislative package intended to reform scheduling and workplace practices for fast food and retail workers in New York City. The legislative package, first introduced on December 6, 2016, and passed on May 24, 2017 follows Mayor Bill de Blasio’s September 2016 announcement... Read More

Mine Safety Agency Issues Close Call Accident Alert after Structural Failure

May 24, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The Mine Safety and Health Administration issued a “close call accident alert” after a structural failure at a sand and gravel mine. MSHA said that a scrubber tower located at the mine structurally failed moments after a miner traveled through the area. The agency said that four main support columns failed, causing the scrubber tower... Read More

Employer’s Refusal to Hire Medical Marijuana User Violates State Law, Rhode Island State Court Holds

May 25, 2017 | Legal Update Article

Employers cannot refuse to hire a medical marijuana cardholder, even if the individual admittedly would not pass the employer’s pre-employment drug test required of all applicants, a Rhode Island state court has held under the state medical marijuana law. Callaghan v. Darlington Fabrics Corp., et al., No. PC-2014-5680 (R.I. Super. Ct.,... Read More

Trump Nominates Sullivan for Last Vacant Seat on Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

May 24, 2017 | Legal Update Article

President Donald Trump has nominated attorney James Sullivan to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) to fill the remaining vacancy on the three-member commission. OSHRC is an independent agency that adjudicates contested citations between employers and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration... Read More

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Ryan Lessman Comments on Immigration Attorney Marcela Mendoza Joining Jackson Lewis from Ogletree Deakins

May 24, 2017 | Law 360

Ryan Lessman comments on Marcela Mendoza joining Jackson Lewis' Immigration Practice Group from Ogletree Deakins in "Jackson Lewis Gains Ogletree Deakins Immigration Atty," published by Law360. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

Matthew Nieman Comments on the Need for Substance Abuse Policies in the Workplace

May 24, 2017 | SHRM

Matthew Nieman comments on the need for employers to review and update their substance abuse policies and drug-testing practices due to American workers testing positive for drugs at the highest rate since 2004 in "Uptick in Positive Drug Tests Shows Need to Revisit Employment Policies," published by SHRM. Subscription may be... Read More

Mickey Silberman Discusses President Trump's Budget Proposal Calling for Merger of EEOC and OFCCP

May 24, 2017 | Wolters Kluwer Employment Law Daily

Mickey Silberman discusses President Trump's most recent budget proposal calling for a $17 million decrease in OFCCP funding and merger of the agency into the EEOC by the end of fiscal year 2018 in "Daily Document Update: Employment Law, White House’s FY 2018 budget proposal calls for steep OFCCP funding decrease... Read More

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Jun 1

Albuquerque, NM
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10th Annual New Mexico Labor & Employment Law Conference

June 1, 2017 - 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM MST
30 Rainbow Road - Albuquerque, NM
Credits: CLE - Pending, HRCI - Pending, SHRM - Pending
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Jun 1

New York City, NY
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New York Labor/Employment and Unemployment Insurance Update

June 1, 2017 - 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM EST
666 Third Avenue - New York City, NY
Credits: CLE - Pending, HRCI - Pending, SHRM - Pending
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Jun 2

West Harrison, NY
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35th Annual White Plains Workplace Law Conference

June 2, 2017 - 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM EST
80 West Red Oak Lane - West Harrison, NY
Credits: CLE - 5.5, HRCI - 5.5, SHRM - 5.5
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Best Practices for Conducting Internal Investigations

May 10, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST
Credits: CLE - 1.0, HRCI - 1.0, SHRM - 1.0
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Safety of Temporary Workers: How Staffing Agencies and Host Employers Can Meet Their OSHA Compliance Obligations

May 9, 2017 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST
Credits: CLE - Pending*, HRCI - Pending, SHRM - Pending
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Preparing for 2018: The New ERISA Regulations for Disability Claims and Appeals

April 27, 2017 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST
Credits: CLE - Pending*, HRCI - Pending, SHRM - Pending
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