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Employees’ “Sandwich Test” Sick Day Protest Unprotected, the “Equivalent of a Nuclear Bomb”

Posters hung in public places by fast food employees protesting their lack of sick days demonstrated “such detrimental disloyalty as to provide ‘cause’” for their discharge, a federal appeals court sitting en banc held recently. 284 more words

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5 Pros and Cons of Doing Temp Work

When I was younger, temp agencies, also known as staffing agencies was sort of this myth or joke that was incorporated into some of my favorite TV shows and not really a “real” thing. 960 more words

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A Week of Paid Sick Leave Vetoes

Maryland, Minnesota and now Nevada. Three paid sick leave-related vetoes within seven days.

On May 25, 2017, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan vetoed the PSL bill passed by the state General Assembly. 154 more words

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As Deadline Looms, More Cook County Sick Leave Opt Outs

The end is near. Cook County political subdivisions have just one more month, until July 1, to opt out of the county Earned Sick Leave Ordinance. 103 more words

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Georgia Paid Sick Leave Law Does Not Require Paid Sick Leave

No, Georgia, is not State Number Eight to require employers to provide paid sick leave law.  Rather, a new Georgia law regulates the paid sick leave policies of employers that choose to provide paid sick leave. 185 more words

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Litigating Paid Sick Leave in the Land of Enchantment

Two paid sick leave lawsuits are pending in New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment. Both deal with the effort to have a voter referendum in Albuquerque in October 2017 on a local Healthy Workforce Ordinance (HWO). 238 more words

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Strike Two for Pittsburgh’s Paid Sick Days Act

An appellate court has affirmed a lower court’s decision that Pittsburgh did not have the authority to enact its Paid Sick Days Act and invalidating that law. 140 more words

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