• 2017: The Year Ahead for Employers
  • January 26, 2017
  • Law Firm: Jackson Lewis P.C. - White Plains Office
  • Employers can expect sweeping changes in the year ahead, as President-elect Donald J. Trump assumes office on January 20, 2017, with a Republican majority in both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives. The Trump Administration is expected to overturn several Executive Orders, repeal burdensome regulations, and reshape agency priorities. In addition, judicial appointments to the U.S. Supreme Court and other federal courts will have significant and far-reaching implications. Below is an executive summary of recent changes in workplace law and a look ahead to 2017.