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‘A Day Without Immigrants’ National Strike Planned – What Can Employers Do?

February 14, 2017 | Legal Update Article

Activists throughout the U.S., but focused in Washington, D.C., are planning a protest that exhorts employees not to report to work on February 16, 2017, as one measure to demonstrate what a “Day Without Immigrants” can mean to the economy. According to the Washingtonian, the campaign, which is directed at the Trump... Read More

New French Law Limits Work Email Outside of Business Hours

February 13, 2017 | Legal Update Article

A new French law establishes employees’ “right to disconnect” beginning January 3, 2017. The new law is an amendment included within a broader labor reform bill, the El Khomri Labor Law (after Labor Minister Myriam El Khomri). An employer with more than 50 employees must set specific hours when employees should and... Read More

New York State Regulations Governing Payroll Debit Cards (Scheduled to Become Effective March 7) Held Invalid and Revoked

February 17, 2017 | Legal Update Article

The NYSDOL issued final regulations in September 2016, significantly restricting the use of payroll debit cards and imposing disclosure and consent requirements for direct deposit.  The regulations were to become effective on March 7, 2016.  However, in a February 16, 2017 decision, the New York State Industrial Board of... Read More

Florida Whistleblower Act Requires Showing of Actual Violation, Federal Court Rules

February 15, 2017 | Legal Update Article

Florida’s private-sector Whistleblower Act (“FWA”) protects only those employees who can show an actual violation of a law, rule, or regulation, a federal district court has held. Graddy v. Wal-Mart Stores East, LP, No. 5:16-cv-9-Oc-28PRL (M.D. Fla. Feb. 14, 2017). The FWA (Florida Statute Section 448.102) prohibits... Read More

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Jackson Lewis Attorneys Provide Commentary, Insight in Wolters Kluwer Briefing on Labor and Employment Law Developments for 2017

February 17, 2017 | Wolters Kluwer Employment Law Daily

Commentary and insight from Jackson Lewis attorneys K. Joy Chin, Paul Patten, Richard I. Greenberg, Jeffrey W. Brecher, Joy M. Napier-Joyce, Howard M. Bloom and Philip B. Rosen are featured in Wolters Kluwer's "Federal agencies: What happened in 2016-will 2017 be different?", a briefing on labor and... Read More

Paul DeCamp Discusses House Subcommittee Hearing on Wage and hour Policies

February 16, 2017 | Bloomberg BNA

Paul DeCamp discusses  Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.) holding his first hearing as the new chairman of the Workforce Protections Subcommittee in "Former Wage, Hour Chiefs Offer Tips to New Congress," published by Bloomberg BNA. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

Michelle Phillips Discusses LGBT Protection Rights Under the Trump Administration

February 16, 2017 | Bloomberg BNA

Michelle Phillips discusses bathroom access rights of transgender students under the Trump administration in "Will Trump Administration Retreat on LGBT Protections?" published by Bloomberg BNA. Subscription may be required to view article Read More

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2017 Hartford Breakfast Series: What Employers Need to Know About the Latest in Immigration Law

February 22, 2017 - 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EST
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Riverhead, NY
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SHRM Long Island Breakfast Series: Wage and Hour Series, Part I: Money Can’t Buy Happiness…But Avoiding A Wage and Hour Lawsuit Can!

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