Brian’s employment practice includes all facets of employment law, including employment discrimination claims under Title VII and the Missouri Human Rights Act, the American with Disabilities Act, and the Family and Medical Leave Act. He is involved in litigating employment discrimination claims as well as investigating and responding on behalf of management to employee claims before administrative agencies. In addition, he advises clients on employment-related matters such as employment contracts and daily human resources issues.
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Blog Posts by
Brian M. O’Neal
Uncertainty Continues Regarding Proper Payment Of Tipped Employees
By Brian M. O’Neal on January 16, 2019
The use of tip credits by employers involves the crediting of tips an employee earns toward their hourly pay and, as a result, reducing the...
Illinois Employers Continue to Be Sued Under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act
By Brian M. O’Neal on November 30, 2018
The Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”), which became effective in 2008, requires private entities to obtain consent before collecting an individual’s biometric information (information...
DOL PROVIDES GUIDANCE REGARDING WHEN THERE IS AN EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP WITH CAREGIVERS
By Brian M. O’Neal on July 23, 2018
There has been a lot of uncertainty in recent years concerning when an entity will be considered an employer of caregivers under the Fair Labor...
7th Circuit Rejects The EEOC’s Current Position Regarding Long-Term Leave As A Reasonable Accommodation Under the ADA
By Brian M. O’Neal on October 06, 2017
In Severson v. Heartland Woodcraft, Inc., Case No. 15-3754 (7th Cir. 2017), Plaintiff Raymond Severson took a 12-week leave under the Family Medical Leave Act...
Metro Strikers, Head Coach 2005 - 2011
St. Louis University High School, Alumni - Board Member
UCP, Board Member (2014-Present)
UCP, Board Chair (2017-2018)
(Also at Collinsville Office)
The Missouri Bar, Member
Bar Association of Metro St Louis, Member
Illinois State Bar Association, Member
Society for Human Resource Management, Member
Human Resource Management Association of Greater St. Louis, Member
National Human Resources Association, Member
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