Employment Law This Week Podcast

Employment Law This Week Podcast

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Legal News for HR, General Counsels, Management, and More


#WorkforceWednesday: Telemental Health Benefits, Support Employee Mental Health, Balancing Safety and Privacy
May 20 • 5 min
One way employers can support employee mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic is ensuring that their benefits offerings include telemental health services. Attorneys Cassandra Labbees and Amy Lerman tell us more about telemental health and evaluating…
#WorkforceWednesday: Look Beyond OSHA, Accommodation Clarification, Workshare Programs
May 13 • 3 min
Welcome to #WorkforceWednesday, a quick-browse rundown featuring Employment Law This Week® and other resources. This week, stories include: Look Beyond OSHA for Return-to-Work Guidance, EEOC Clarifies Accommodation Issues, DOL Releases Workshare Program…
#WorkforceWednesday: Providing Answers to Your Global Workforce Questions, Executive Compensation and COVID-19, WARN Act
May 6 • 5 min
As employers continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, many executives are taking pay cuts or forgoing pay to help businesses stay afloat. This is affecting executive contracts and compensation packages, and could result in significant changes in the…
#WorkforceWednesday: Reopening America, Safely Returning to Work, Employee Testing
Apr 29 • 3 min
Welcome to #WorkforceWednesday, a quick-browse rundown featuring Employment Law This Week® and other resources. This week, we’ve seen federal and state actions focused on reopening the economy and bringing employees back to work. Stories include:…
#WorkforceWednesday: Labor Market Imbalance, Return to Work, OSHA Enforcement Guidance
Apr 22 • 5 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a sudden imbalance in the labor market. While many employers are implementing layoffs or furloughs, other “essential” businesses are searching for additional employees to meet demand. Attorneys Nathaniel Glasser and Ian…
#WorkforceWednesday: Guidance for Critical Infrastructure Workers; OSHA Reporting Guidance; EEOC Update
Apr 15 • 3 min
Welcome to #WorkforceWednesday, a quick-browse rundown featuring Employment Law This Week® and other resources. Stories include: CDC Issues Guidance for Infrastructure Workers; OSHA Releases New Reporting Guidance; and an EEOC Update. Visit our site for…
#WorkforceWednesday: FFCRA Regulations, COVID-19 and Multinational Employers, Data Protection
Apr 8 • 6 min
Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor issued temporary regulations providing clarification on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Attorney Lauri Rasnick explains some of the most important takeaways from these temporary regulations.
#WorkforceWednesday: Coronavirus CARES Act Changes the Landscape for Employers
Apr 1 • 4 min
Last week, Congress passed and President Trump signed the CARES Act, a $2+ trillion stimulus law, which is the largest stimulus in U.S. history. Attorney Paul DeCamp discusses how this law could benefit certain employers during this unprecedented time.…
#WorkforceWednesday: COVID-19 Pandemic, Election Rules Challenged, EEOC Limits GC’s Authority
Mar 18 • 4 min
Welcome to #WorkforceWednesday, a quick-browse rundown featuring Employment Law This Week® and other resources. Stories include: COVID-19 Pandemic, Amended Election Rules Challenged, and EEOC Limits General Counsel’s Authority. Visit our site for this…
#WorkforceWednesday: Employee Travel and the Coronavirus, NLRB’s Joint-Employment Rule, and DoorDash’s 5,000+ Individual Arbitrations
Mar 4 • 3 min
Welcome to #WorkforceWednesday, a quick-browse rundown featuring Employment Law This Week® and other resources. Stories include: Employee Travel and the Coronavirus, NLRB Joint-Employment Rule to Take Effect, and DoorDash Ordered to Conduct More Than…
#WorkforceWednesday: Component 2 Pay Data Shutdown, CDC Coronavirus Guidance, and California Employers Fight Back
Feb 19 • 4 min
It’s #WorkforceWednesday, featuring Employment Law This Week®, blog posts, client alerts, and other helpful resources from Epstein Becker Green’s Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice. Top stories: - EEOC Closes Down Component 2 Data…
#WorkforceWednesday: Joint Employment, Coronavirus, Medical Marijuana Protections
Feb 5 • 2 min
Welcome to our inaugural edition of #WorkforceWednesday, featuring Employment Law This Week®, blog posts, client alerts, and other helpful resources from Epstein Becker Green’s Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice. Get the information you…
Employment Law This Week®: DOL’s Final Overtime Rule, CA Codifies “ABC Test,” Pay Data Collection Beyond 2018, NLRB’s Busy Summer
Oct 17, 2019 • 15 min
This Employment Law This Week Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers in October 2019: - DOL Issues Final Overtime Rule - California Codifies “ABC Test” for Classifying Workers - EEOC Reconsiders Pay Data Collection Beyond…
Employment Law This Week®: Pay Data Collection, Strengthening Worker Protections, NJ’s “Wage Theft” Legislation
Sep 15, 2019 • 15 min
This Employment Law This Week Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers in September 2019. This episode includes: - DOJ Appeals Ruling on Pay Data Collection - State Legislation Strengthens Worker Protections - New Jersey…
Employment Law This Week®: Cannabis User Protections, WHD Opinion Letters, New Salary History Bans, NYS Anti-Harassment Training Deadline
Aug 15, 2019 • 13 min
This Employment Law This Week® Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers in August 2019. The episode includes: - Increased Employee Protections for Cannabis Users - First Opinion Letters Released Under New Wage and Hour…
Employment Law This Week®: State Legislation Heats Up, NLRB Overturns Precedent, SCOTUS Term Ends
Jul 12, 2019 • 13 min
This Employment Law This Week® Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers in July 2019. The episode includes: - State Legislation Heats Up - NLRB Overturns Another Long-Standing Precedent - SCOTUS October Term 2018 Wraps Up -…
Employment Law This Week: Gig Worker Classification, NLRB Rulemaking Agenda, Non-Compete Agreement Backlash
Jun 10, 2019 • 13 min
This Employment Law This Week® Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers heading into June 2019. The episode includes: • Worker Classification in the Gig Economy • NLRB Announces Rulemaking Agenda • National Backlash Builds…
Employment Law This Week: EEOC Pay Data Deadline, Class Arbitration Ruling, Scope of Title VII, Marijuana Drug Test Ban, “Wage Theft” Hearing
May 10, 2019 • 15 min
This Employment Law This Week Monthly Rundown discusses the most important developments for employers heading into May 2019. This episode includes: - EEOC Pay Data Deadline Set for September 30 - Supreme Court Rules Class Arbitration Requires Explicit…
Employment Law This Week: NJ Limits NDAs, DOL’s Proposed Overtime Rule, Pay Data Collection, Sexual Harassment Training
Apr 11, 2019 • 14 min
This Employment Law This Week Monthly Rundown features a recap of the most important news from March 2019. This episode includes: - New Jersey Limits Nondisclosure Agreements in Harassment, Discrimination, and Retaliation Settlements - DOL Issues Proposed…