Pay Secrecy Measures Are Recovering Old Ground

In early April, President Obama signed an Executive Order prohibiting federal contractors from retaliating against employees for discussing their pay.  Policies that prohibit employees from talking about pay are called “Pay Secrecy” policies.  This move...

Sixth Circuit Extends Its Bar Against Employee Waivers To The Equal Pay Act

Last month, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Margaret Boaz v. FedEx Customer Information Services, No. 12-5319 (6th Cir., August 6, 2013), held that a six (6) month time limitation in an employment agreement...