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EEOC Subpoena Has Long Reach in Age Discrimination Investigation

August 11, 2015 | Legal Update Article

Highlighting just how far the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission investigative powers can go, a staffing firm under agency investigation for purportedly handling clients’ job requisitions that are facially discriminatory has been ordered to comply with an EEOC subpoena seeking the names of all of the firm’s clients... Read More

Labor Board Sets New Standard for Determining Joint Employer Status

August 28, 2015 | Legal Update Article

A sharply divided National Labor Relations Board has announced a new standard for determining joint employer status under the National Labor Relations Act. Browning-Ferris Industries of California, Inc., 362 NLRB No. 186 (Aug. 27, 2015). One of the most significant decisions issued by the Board in recent years, it is likely to impact the... Read More

Reminder of Challenges Associated with Workplace Violence Prevention

August 27, 2015 | Legal Update Article

The August 26 shooting of two journalists by a former co-worker on live TV in Virginia is a stark reminder that a worker may become violent. Violent incidents at work resulting in death or serious injury to employees have risen dramatically. Two million American workers a year report having been victims of workplace violence, with one... Read More

Job Applicant Cannot Sue for Failure to Hire under Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Act

August 26, 2015 | Legal Update Article

Ruling on a question of law from a federal district court, the Tennessee Supreme Court has determined that a job applicant has no cause of action against a prospective employer in Tennessee if the prospective employer failed to hire the job applicant because the applicant had filed, or is likely to file, a workers’ compensation... Read More

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Jackson Lewis Expands in Wisconsin, Opens 57th Office with Former Constangy Brooks Attorneys

August 28, 2015 | Jackson Lewis

MADISON, WI (August 28, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, expands its presence in Wisconsin with a new Madison office on August 27. Six attorneys formerly with the Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete law firm will establish Jackson Lewis’ second Wisconsin office. The... Read More

James Stone Discusses NLRB's Changes to Joint-Employer Standard

August 28, 2015 | SHRM

James Stone discusses the NLRB's changes to the joint-employer standard in SHRM's "Union Organization Eased Under NLRB’s Broader Definition of ‘Joint Employer.’" Subscription may be required to view article     Read More

Vincent Cino and Mark Tilkens Discuss Jackson Lewis' New Madison, WI Office

August 28, 2015 | Bloomberg BNA Big Law Business

Vincent Cino and Mark Tilkens discuss Jackson Lewis' new Madison, WI office in Bloomberg BNA's "As Consolidation Continues, Jackson Lewis Adds Six in Madison." Subscription may be required to view article   Read More

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September 8

Greenville, SC

Greenville Breakfast Series: The Life Cycle of the Employment Relationship

September 8, 2015
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
The Westin Poinsett Hotel
120 South Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601

Separating Employees Without a Courthouse Reunion. In our final installment of the employment life cycle series,... Read More

September 9

Sunnyvale, CA

Surveying the New Labor Law Landscape: A Rocky Road Ahead

September 9, 2015
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM PST
Juniper Networks Global Headquarters
1133 Innovation Way
Building A
Sunnyvale, CA 94089

To RSVP, please e-mail Lilian Pham at

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September 9

Redefining the Standard: Is Your Company Now a Joint Employer?

September 9, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

The NLRB’s recent decision in Browning-Ferris Industries of California, Inc.... Read More