Larry Casey, Gary Feldman and Tamsin Kaplan discuss some of hot topics surrounding employment laws, including politics in the workplace, proper maintenance of personnel records, proper documentation and progressive discipline, misclassifying employees as independent contractors, proposed overtime regulations pending decision by the Department of Labor, and recent activity surrounding transgender laws, both at the federal and state levels.
Tamsin Kaplan outlines the statutory requirements and best business practices for properly maintaining personnel records, including what should and should not be included in employee records and employee rights regarding access to their personnel files.
In this politically charged election year, Gary Feldman outlines best practices for employers to control discussing politics in the workplace in order to ensure productivity and maintain workplace morale, including focusing on how the First Amendment right to “free speech” impacts employers.
Pat Clendenen discusses cyber liability, including managing litigation costs when breaches occur, issues involved in class action suits, the importance of insurance coverage, and shareholders liability in breach situations. Listen to full podcast here.
Regulatory and Administrative law attorney Rob Munnelly talks to Radio Entrepreneurs about the importance of information security and the priorities entrepreneurs need to consider with this important topic.