2019 Utah Legislative Session Highlights

The 2019 Utah Legislative Session ended on March 14, 2019. Although the session was dominated by discussions about tax modernization in Utah (which ultimately failed...

Ten Questions to Improve Engagement

Key point: Questions engage the brain more than statements. When we hear a question, our minds automatically engage to find an answer or a solution....

Alert! Utah Introduces Two Important Bills

The 2019 Utah Legislative Session began January 28, 2019, and will run through March 14, 2019. During the first week of the session, the legislature...

Reducing Absence from Work

Managers who have tackled absenteeism successfully have found the following ideas useful. Pay real attention – not merely lip service – to absences. An occasional memo...

Proposed Utah Marijuana Law Impacts Employers

Cannabis legalization, for medical or recreational purposes, is continuing across the country. Previous publications have focused on the national development of this state-by-state trend, including...

2018 Utah Legislative Session Outlook

The 2018 Utah Legislative Session began January 22, 2018, and will run through March 8, 2018. Although top priorities for this legislative session appear to...

Upcoming Changes for Employers

For information on changes to state minimum wage rates and other important topics, check our December 1, 2017, issue of the Bulletin, which you can access...

Employment Law Changes for 2018

This article briefly summarizes federal and state law changes and emerging trends in employment law that may affect employers in 2018. State information is included...