Skip to main content
STRATEGIC PARTNER

Risk Assessment and Compliance Audit Assistance

ADVISOR

Helping to Navigate the Challenging Regulatory Environment

ADVOCATE

Defending Employers in Business Contract, Wage and Discrimination Claims

BUSINESS EDUCATOR

Developing Programs to Teach Solid Business Practices

USDOL Announces Program for Proactive Re...

USDOL Announces Program for Proactive Resolution of Wage Issues

On March 6, 2018, the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the U.S. Department of Labor has announced that it will soon launch a new pilot program called the Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) program. PAID provides a framework for employers to proactively resolve potential overtime and minimum wage violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act […]

Compensatory Time for Private Employers?

Compensatory Time for Private Employers?

For more than 30 years, public-sector employees have been able to accrue “comp time” for working overtime hours.  This alternative to paying overtime may soon be available to private-sector employers as well. On April 5, 2017, the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Workforce Protections held a hearing on a proposed legislation seeking to […]

Gay Bias Law Continues to Evolve with Ke...

Gay Bias Law Continues to Evolve with Key Appellate Rulings

Plaintiffs and their attorneys have an increasingly viable argument that Title VII’s definition of “sex” includes sexual orientation and gender identity, expanding employers’ potential liability under federal law. This is based in part on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) firm position under the Obama Administration that both sexual orientation and gender identity are protected […]