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HTMLNew York City Update: New Developments in Paid Sick Leave, Consideration of Criminal Background Information
Ellen M. Bandel, Susan M. Corcoran, Richard I. Greenberg, Daniel J. Jacobs, Joseph J. Lynett; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2016, previously published on March 23, 2016
New York City continues to refine existing obligations imposed on New York City employers and propose new ones.

 

HTMLDOL’s Rule Redefining LMRDA ‘Advice Exception’ and Expanding Types of Activities Considered Persuasive, Reportable is Finalized - Effective Late April 2016
James A. Prozzi, Philip B. Rosen, Daniel D. Schudroff; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2016, previously published on March 23, 2016
The United States Department of Labor has announced that it will publish its final rule relating to “persuader” activity under the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA) on March 24, 2016, almost five years after first proposing it. The rule (which was opposed by the...

 

HTMLFourth Circuit Adopts ‘But For’ Standard for Proof of Discrimination under Americans with Disabilities Act
Paul Holscher; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 21, 2016
A plaintiff’s discrimination claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act must be proven using the “but-for” standard, instead of the less demanding “motivating factor” test, the federal appeals court for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, has held, joining the Sixth...

 

HTMLMining Safety Agency Issues Hazard Alert on Pipe Safety
Donna Vetrano Pryor; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 21, 2016
In a March 3 letter M/NM operators that accompanied the alert, the agency briefly described how six individuals, including two delivery truck drivers and two contract workers, have died in fall-of-material pipe incidents since 2008. The latest fatality occurred in February 2016, when a 61-year-old...

 

HTMLSenate Bill Takes Aim at 1,933% Increase in Data Collection Proposed in EEO-1 Pay Data Revisions
F. Christopher Chrisbens, Garen E. Dodge, Stephanie E. Lewis, Laura A. Mitchell, Jennifer L. Seda; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 22, 2016
Senate Bill 2693, the “EEOC Reform Act,” would put a halt to implementation of the proposed pay data revisions to the EEO-1 report so the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission instead can focus on the tremendous backlog of “76,408” discrimination charges pending at the...

 

HTMLU.S. Supreme Court: For Federal Diversity Jurisdiction Purposes, Trust Takes Citizenship of Members When Sued in Trust’s Name
Allison P. Dearington, Collin O'Connor Udell; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 16, 2016
“While humans and corporations can assert their own citizenship, other entities take the citizenship of their members,” the U.S. Supreme Court said in a short, unanimous decision penned by Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Americold Logistics, LLC v. ConAgra Foods, Inc., No. 14-1382, 2016 U.S....

 

HTMLOSHA Relaxes Pleading Standards in Whistleblower Cases, More Complaints Expected
Nickole C. Winnett; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 14, 2016
Employers face the possibility of an increase in whistleblower complaints under new guidance from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration that relaxes the standard for investigators tasked with determining if a violation of a whistleblower statute exists. OSHA provides whistleblower...

 

HTMLTennessee in Last Stages of Approving Guns on Campus
Colby S. Morgan, James R. Mulroy; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 22, 2016
The Tennessee Senate has approved passage of a bill that will permit public college and university employees and students holding handgun carry permits to transport or store a firearm or ammunition in their own vehicles on campus without facing any adverse or disciplinary action. The House has...

 

HTMLDefective Loader Moves Too Slowly to Cause Injury, Judge Says, Finding Mine Violation Not Serious
R. Brian Hendrix; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 14, 2016
Although a defective piece of mobile equipment, which was restored to service, improperly moved despite the inactivation of the equipment, it did so too slowly to make an injury reasonably likely, an administrative law judge (ALJ) has ruled.

 

HTMLOregon Minimum Wage Hikes Begin July 2016
April Upchurch Olsen, Sarah J. Ryan; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 30, 2016, previously published on March 14, 2016
While the federal minimum wage remains stagnant ($7.25 per hour since July 24, 2009), different states have sought to lead with their own minimum wage rulemaking.

 


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