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With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time let people know that you are human, too. If you’d like to know how that ordinarily looks, here are some examples. Use them at your own risk.  “Hi there! Hate to break it to you, but I’m onsite...

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and his colleagues are likely to turn more wary about marching interest rates higher after delivering a widely anticipated quarter percentage-point increase in December. Prospects for slowing global economic growth, fading U.S. fiscal stimulus and volatile financial markets all argue for more caution once...

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued two final rules Nov. 7 that exempt certain entities from the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) contraceptive mandate if their opposition is based on religious or moral grounds. The rules are likely to be challenged in court, as have...

Hasbro, the game and toy company, has created a game that is sure to get on the toys, er, toes, of pathetic man children around the country. The iconic board game Monopoly has a whole bunch of iterations and themes, but Hasbro has outdone itself this time by...

Noel Cintron was Trump’s personal driver for more than 25 years. And while he was paid an annual salary of $75,000, Cintron now claims he was incorrectly classified as an exempt employee, and should be paid for roughly 3,300 hours of overtime. As Trump’s driver, Cintron was on...

HR pros know it better than anyone: Courts are always issuing conflicting employment law opinions, which can make compliance an uphill battle. In Stephens v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, the Sixth Circuit said discriminating against a worker because they’re transgender is sex discrimination. When Stephens...

This court decision could influence the employment law landscape in the near future, according to Louis Lessig, partner at Brown & Connery LLP. Lessig suggests employers consider policy changes now to stay safe and ward off potential legal trouble. In Minarsky v. Susquehanna County, the Third...

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