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Julie Pace, David A. Selden, Heidi Nunn-Gilman

New I-9!

February 3rd, 2020
Why is the I-9 not I-9.54 by now? The I-9 has been around since November 6, 1986, almost as long as the Mac computer. If it were an operating system, the Super Bowl or a tech...
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Rich Meneghello, Anthony Isola and Spring Taylor at Fisher Phillips

The impact of Super Bowl(ing) Part Deux

January 21st, 2020
Chief among the 49er so factors to take into account when dealing with how the Super Bowl can/will affect your place of employment are these four (five for those of you in or around KC or...
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Chad Horton

You can be the boss (of some confidentiality and email)

January 2nd, 2020
Sometimes being an employer is a little like being a parent - you think you are supposed to be in control but then come to find out maybe not. Chad Horton explains how the NLRB says maybe...
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Squire Patton Boggs

UPDATED minimum wage chart!

December 16th, 2019
Squire Patton Boggs, the author of our Wages and Hours – An Employer's Guide, updated their minimum wage chart for pretty much everywhere and anywhere. The chart, along with lots of other good stuff, has...
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Bridget Penick and Cara Donels at Fredrikson & Byron

IA Waterloo - Will Ban the Box be your Waterloo?

December 4th, 2019
So say you are Napoleon and you live in Waterloo, Iowa. And you are about to raise an army and go conquer stuff. First order of business is hiring your (literal) lieutenants. Do you ask...
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