Through the Lenses of the Missouri Supreme Court: Dollar Tree Cannot Legally Bind Its Legally Blind Associate to Arbitration Agreement

In its 4-3 ruling issued January 14, 2020 (Theroff v. Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., No. SC 97235, 2020 WL 203121 (Mo. 2020), reh'g denied (Jan. 30, 2020)), the Missouri Supreme Court affirmed the denial of...

USCIS Implements Significant Changes To The Upcoming H-1B Filing Process

As part of it effort to “modernize and more efficiently process applications to live or work in the United States,” U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) has altered the filing process for H-1B visas. In...

OSHA Issues Guidance on the Use of Headphones on Construction Sites

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) has issued a letter of interpretation in response to questions submitted by an employer about the use of headphones on construction sites: https://www.osha.gov/laws-regs/standardinterpretations/2019-09-04.  The letter addresses two (2)...