Legal

Lesson from the Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins Trial

Leadership - July 07, 2015

The closely watched Pao v. Kleiner Perkins five-week-long retaliation lawsuit, transfixed nations business community for its slanderous allegations and big-shots, reached...

Employment Discrimination Law now includes Transgender Protections, says Fed. Gov.

News - December 30, 2014

According to a memo released on December 18, 2014 by Attorney General Eric Holder, the Department of Justice is now deducing federal law to unequivocally forbid discrimin...

NLRB Files Complaint against McDonalds

News - December 30, 2014

On December 19, 2014 the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issues 13 grievances identifying McDonalds as a “joint employer” of the workers at its franchisees. In ...

It is illegal to ask employees to give up overtime payments

Compensation - December 25, 2014

In recent years, the number of lawsuits filed by employees claiming that they owed overtime pay has gone through the roof. Employees are entitled to overtime pay for any ...