My Employee Badmouthed me on Glassdoor—Can I Fire Him?
The Situation: One of your employees says some negative things about your company on Glassdoor.com. You end up firing him shortly after his bad comments. Does this give him a basis......READ MORE
What Can you Ask about an Employee’s Medications?
The Situation: One of your supervisors finds out that an employee is under psychiatric care and asks him about the medication that he takes for his condition. The supervisor then tells......READ MORE
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So What Exactly Can You Say About a Terminated Employee?
The Situation: You have an employee who you just do not think is the best person for his position. After trying to address the deficiencies in his performance, you end......READ MORE
Is Telling Someone You Want to Maximize Longevity a Bad Idea?
The Situation: A 60 year old man applies to be a General Manager of a restaurant after spending over twenty years in the restaurant industry, a number of which were served......READ MORE
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Cyber Security and Business Resiliency
The WannaCry Ransomware Attack is the biggest coordinated cyberattack of its kind, impacting countless organizations and infecting hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 100 countries. Once a computer......READ MORE
Duane Reade Settles FLSA Collective Action for $13.5 Million—But Can’t Make Plaintiffs’ Counsel Keep Quiet About It?
The Situation: A group of employees brings a FLSA collective action against an employer, claiming they were misclassified as exempt and denied overtime pay over a number of years. After many......READ MORE
Can You Tell a Pregnant Applicant That You Really Need Someone Long Term ?
The Situation: A job applicant makes it through several rounds of interviews successfully and receives a job offer. However, before she accepts it, she lets the prospective employer know that she......READ MORE
FMLA Retaliation Claim Even Where Actual Decisionmaker Didn’t Know About Use of Leave?
The Situation: An employee requests and is approved for FMLA leave based on a mental health condition. While she is out, she accumulates a backlog of work. According to her supervisor,......READ MORE