In a huge turn of events, on August 22, 2016, Hennepin County District Court Judge Susan M. Robiner resurrected the $15 minimum wage ballot question for the City of Minneapolis to put on the November 8, 2016 ballot.
No Harm, No Foul (and No Class Action Lawsuit): TCPA Class Action Dismissed for Failure to Allege Harm
Earlier this month, United States District Court Judge Peter Sheridan dismissed a class action brought against Work Out World (“WOW”) under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently fined two public companies for including within severance agreements a provision designed to eliminate a former employee’s right to recover whistleblower incentives.
IRS Issues Proposed Code Section 409A Regulations Clarifying Many Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plan Issues
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently published proposed regulations under Internal Revenue Code Section 409A.
On August 12, 2016, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed the Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights Act (House Bill 1288) (the “Act”) on behalf of domestic workers employed in private homes or residences into law.
A federal judge has allowed a discrimination lawsuit to proceed against the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Seattle restaurants and retail employers may soon face significant restrictions on employee scheduling.
Your industry’s major conference is set for Miami Beach – the land of sun, beaches, and, now it seems, mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus.
So, now, Fox News itself has been sued for sexual harassment.