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Managing the Modern Workplace
Managing the Modern Workplace

The rapidly increasing importance of a company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance to its business value, has been a critical trend leading into 2020.

Published in CorpGov, September 24, 2020

Managing the Modern Workplace

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

September 23, 2020
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Most employers reimburse their employees for money spent on meals, hotels and other expenses during work trips as business expenses, but few have given thought to reimbursing employees for employee costs incurred at home, including for internet, electricity, printer ink, etc., because those have traditionally been considered personal expenses.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

September 9, 2020
Managing the Modern Workplace
Managing the Modern Workplace

“[F]or the person who picks up our garbage, in the final analysis, is as significant as the physician, for if he doesn’t do his job, diseases are rampant. All labor has dignity.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Managing the Modern Workplace

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

September 4, 2020
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

The National Labor Relations Act generally requires employers to furnish information to unions if the unions’ requests are relevant to the administration or negotiation of a collective bargaining agreement.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

September 1, 2020
Managing the Modern Workplace
Managing the Modern Workplace

Many human resources managers will admit that they don’t consistently designate FMLA-eligible leave as being taken under the FMLA, thinking that this won’t be a problem because few FMLA-covered employees actually end up taking more than the 12 weeks of leave that they are entitled to under the Family Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”).

Managing the Modern Workplace

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

August 25, 2020
Managing the Modern Workplace
Managing the Modern Workplace

Recent press reports have highlighted the difficulties faced by companies that discover evidence of misconduct only after an executive has exited and received severance.

Managing the Modern Workplace

August 21, 2020
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing furloughs and layoffs in different countries has always been a challenge for U.S. employers who are often surprised to learn that no-cause layoffs in foreign countries are either illegal or trigger substantial statutory severance requirements.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

August 18, 2020
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

While the 5-page Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) Loan Forgiveness Application looks pretty simple, those who have already worked with the form know that it is not.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

August 14, 2020
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Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Companies looking to cut costs will consider potential savings in all parts of their businesses, including at the top of the organization. But before proceeding with any proposals to trim the size of the leadership team or to reduce compensation costs, there are two key areas that every employer should consider first.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

August 11, 2020
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

A recent decision by a federal judge in New York could open a door to claims for benefits by furloughed employees under the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act (“EPSLA”) of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) and the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act (“EFMLEA”).

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

August 7, 2020
Event Recap
Event Recap
This program goes beyond the usual overviews of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
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Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

After months of closure, schools and day care facilities remain closed in many locations, and parents may need to remain home with young children as a result.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

Managing the Modern Workplace

July 31, 2020