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Preventive Medicine

Published by on February 12, 2008

The Ohio Employer's Law Blog has a good post today on pro-active practices to limit employment liability for your business.  It is worth a read to see if your company is up to speed on these issues.

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Study Regarding Employment Arbitration Outcomes Released

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The Workplace Prof Blog discusses a recent study regarding outcomes in employment arbitrations.  Previous posts on this topic at this blog are here, here and here.  The author notes an increase in the number of arbitrations over the years since the Supreme Court's Gilmer decision and suggests that recent data shows that outcomes are less favorable to employees in arbitration both in terms of outcomes and damage awards. (more…) ...

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Paid Sick Leave Bill Moves Forward In D.C.

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The Washington Post reports today that the D.C. Council has initially passed legislation requiring employers to grant paid sick leave to employees, joining San Francisco as the only municipalities to do so.  The Council must vote again on the measure next month in order for it to become effective.  (more…) ...

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Is it time to think about protecting your company’s assets?

Published by on February 4, 2008

Inc.com has an article on non-compete agreements in its February 2008 issue entitled "Protecting Company Secrets:  More Business Owners Are Forcing Their New Hires To Sign Noncompetes.  Should You?"  The article prompts me to ask the question:  is it time to think about protecting your company's assets? (more…) ...

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