Supreme Court Weighs in on Waiting Time

Employer advocates breathed a sigh of relief when the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision that warehouse workers are not entitled to pay for time...

CDLE Adopts Wage Protection Act Rules

Today, the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) adopted final rules to implement the Wage Protection Act (WPA). The WPA gives the CDLE authority...

Fewer EEOC Charges in 2014, But More Systemic Cases

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently released its Performance and Accountability Report for fiscal year 2014. During that period, the EEOC received 88,778 private-sector...

How to Plan a Stress-Free Holiday Office Party

Pre-planning is the key to successful holiday partying. Follow these steps and your biggest worry at your holiday party will be whether to chill the wine or just...

Employment Law Changes for 2015

This article briefly summarizes federal and state law changes and emerging trends in employment law for 2015. State information is included for Arizona, Colorado, Montana,...

DOL Delays FLSA Exemption Changes Until 2015

Back in June, we wrote an article telling you that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) had released its semiannual regulatory agenda including several planned...