DOT Adds Opioids to List of Tested Drugs

Today’s Federal Register contains the Department of Transportation’s final rule amending its drug-testing regulations to add hydrocodone, hydromorphone, oxymorphone, and oxycodone to the list of drugs...

Arizona State Legislature Convenes

Several bills of interest have been introduced in the Arizona State Legislature, which convened on January 9, 2017. They include: HB 2312, Relating to Employment Practices,...

Efforts to Block Arizona Minimum Wage Fail

Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Kiley has refused to stop Arizona’s new minimum wage increase from taking effect January 1. The Arizona Chamber of Commerce...

Employment Law Changes for 2017

This article briefly summarizes federal and state law changes and emerging trends in employment law that may affect employers in 2017. State information is included...