Start by reviewing any medical documentation to confirm that the employee has been released to return to work and determine if he or she has any physical limitations that would impact a work-from-home arrangement. Consider whether to require a doctor to certify that the employee is able to work in accordance with your normal fitness-for-duty policies.Tags: Benefits Compensation Equal Pay Pay
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A job applicant’s prior salary can’t be used to justify wage differences between male and female employees, the 9th...
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With 29 states and the District of Columbia now allowing the use of medical marijuana, employee health plans may...
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As 2017 ended, the U.S. Senate confirmed Preston Rutledge as the new assistant secretary of labor for the Employee...
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The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sanctioned a construction business for filing a defective appeal of a lower...
Mandatory arbitration agreements prevent 60M U.S. workers from resolving employment disputes in courtJanet L. Heins|Blog, News, Benefits, Compensation, Equal Pay, Pay
By Pamela Wolf, J.D. A study released by the Economic Policy Institute finds that through the use of mandatory...
The FLSA After 80 Years: How Has It Changed and What Lies Ahead?Janet L. Heins|Compensation Compliance, Leadership and Navigation, News, Benefits, Compensation, Equal Pay, Pay
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was enacted 80 years ago to improve working conditions in the United States....
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