Can Employers Require Vaccinations?

It’s cold and flu season. If you are considering mandating vaccinations, you must not only consider the potential risks and benefits, but the legal feasibility....

Coping with Colds and Flu

Especially during the winter, employers spend time managing ill employees, dealing with their uneasy co-workers, and considering how to protect the health of visitors and...

Human Capital Strategy: A Hockey Analogy

Wayne Gretzky, perhaps the greatest hockey player of all time, was asked the “secret” of his success. He said, “A good hockey player plays where...

Hiring Veterans Made Easier

In the hunt to fill jobs, sometimes it seems like the quality candidate pools are tapped out. The truth is, many resources are available to...

How Sovereign Immunity Can Bar Otherwise Valid Claims

Two recent cases illustrate how sovereign immunity limits an employee’s ability to bring a lawsuit. Sovereign immunity is the legal theory that protects the government...

Survey News

2014 Paid Time Off Policies Survey – Arizona, Colorado, and Wyoming This biennial survey provides detailed information on topics such as holidays, vacations, and uninsured sick...