Sex Based Dress Code Liability

Recently, a young woman’s story gained attention when her employment was terminated after she went against company policy and refused to wear high heels at her job. While the incident occurred in England, the worldwide...

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Employees and Voting

While there is no federal law that requires employers to allow employees to take leave to vote in federal elections, most states require employers to provide some amount of leave to vote. For instance, Illinois...

Jimmy John’s to Drop Non-Compete from Employee Contracts in New York

Many businesses find non-compete agreements to be useful tools to protect their workforce investments.  In some industries they may be absolutely vital to ensuring that employees don’t build relationships with clients at the employer’s expense...