California to Ban Salary History Inquiries

Last week, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law AB 168, banning employers from inquiring into an applicant’s salary history to determine the applicant’s suitability...

Texas Judge Snuffs Ailing Overtime Rule

Fifth Circuit Judge Amos Mazzant has struck down the Department of Labor rule (DOL) that would have extended overtime pay to more than four million workers. The rule...

Moonlighting While on FMLA

Q: We have an employee who went out on what appeared to be legitimate FMLA leave for her own serious health condition. However, another employee...

Plan for Emergencies

What would you do if an active shooter entered your workplace? Do you know what to do in the event of a tornado? If you answered...

The Elusive Test for Marijuana Impairment

Alcohol and marijuana are at opposite ends of the substance-testing spectrum. If an employee tests positive for alcohol at .04 BAC or higher, there’s a...