Pregnancy discrimination happens when an employer treats an applicant or employee unfavorably because they’re pregnant, gave birth to a child, or have a medical condition related to their pregnancy or childbirth. Despite being against the law, pregnancy discrimination remains a pervasive problem, at great personal and professional cost to its victims. Every year, the Equal […]
As we let you know last October, the end date for the COVID-related I-9 verification flexibility was (and still is) scheduled for July 31, 2023. Given the number of times this deadline had been extended, it seemed possible, though not probable, that it would be extended yet again. However, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) […]
Though we’re all different, we can all thrive in the same workplace. That’s the motivating belief behind efforts to increase diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB). When done well, these efforts redesign the workplace from an environment that holds certain people back to one that empowers everyone to succeed. Together, they create an environment where […]
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FMLA can get pretty complicated, even for employers who have been granting and administering leave for years. Let’s review some of the basic questions employers have about the law.
While you can make a lot of employment decisions as you see fit, you’re prohibited from making decisions based on a person’s inclusion in any of these protected classes. Learn how to make sure your team is aware.
The last few years have proved challenging for employers trying to fill positions. Struggling employers may have been tempted to look for a “magic bullet,” that one thing sure to get them more candidates.