Importance of Depositions in Business Litigation

11th Jun 2019 Comments Off on Importance of Depositions in Business Litigation
Most organizations find themselves in litigation at some point in the life of the business. Maybe a disgruntled former employee brought a claim, or you had to go after a [...] Read more ›

New Sick Leave Rules Coming to Michigan

5th Feb 2019 Comments Off on New Sick Leave Rules Coming to Michigan

Are you ready for the new Michigan Paid Medical Leave Act? Did you know there was such a thing? After much political wrangling, the current version of this law is […]

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Will Arbitration Sweep the Nation?

12th Jun 2018 Comments Off on Will Arbitration Sweep the Nation?

You may have heard that just last month, the United States Supreme Court ruled employers can enforce binding arbitration agreements with their employees—even if the agreements waive all rights to […]

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Time’s Up; Me Too; Now What?

6th Mar 2018 Comments Off on Time’s Up; Me Too; Now What?

You’ve seen the news. You’ve heard about Harvey Weinstein and Matt Lauer and Garrison Keillor and countless others. There is a new conversation in America about sexual misconduct and sexual […]

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Employment Litigation in the Age of Trump

21st Feb 2017 Comments Off on Employment Litigation in the Age of Trump

Most of us can’t keep track of all the tweets issued by the President.  I don’t even try. But earlier this month, he tweeted “See you in court” in response […]

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New Overtime Rules Blocked

23rd Nov 2016 Comments Off on New Overtime Rules Blocked
NEW OVERTIME RULES BLOCKED - AT LEAST TEMPORARILY On Tuesday, November 22, a federal judge in Texas issued a temporary injunction halting the new overtime rules scheduled to take effect [...] Read more ›

Are You Ready for the New Overtime Rules?

18th Oct 2016 Comments Off on Are You Ready for the New Overtime Rules?

If you lost track of time or just did not pay attention, new overtime rules come into force on December 1st. That’s less than 60 days away, and if your […]

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New Rules for Trade Secrets and Overtime

24th May 2016 Comments Off on New Rules for Trade Secrets and Overtime

It seems the laws for employers are always changing. This May, we have two new laws that employers should consider. First, President Obama signed the Defend Trade Secrets Act into […]

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Who are My Employees?

15th Feb 2016 Comments Off on Who are My Employees?
Indiana Cracking Down on Employee vs. Independent Contractor Distinctions Classifying workers is a thorny issue. Despite mountains of laws and commentaries to the contrary, many business owners still believe that [...] Read more ›

What’s the Statute of Limitations?

8th Oct 2015 Comments Off on What’s the Statute of Limitations?
Lawyers are often asked how much time a client has to file a claim or how much longer the client has to wait before a threatened lawsuit goes stale. That [...] Read more ›

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