Best of In The Trenches
Hirings, firings and everything in between: Labor and employment analyst Lisa Milam-Perez, J.D., examines today's most pressing HR issues.
Hirings, firings and everything in between: Labor and employment analyst Lisa Milam-Perez, J.D., examines today's most pressing HR issues and offers insight on navigating the sometimes-choppy personal and professional waters of the manufacturing office and the plant floor.
Articles in Part 1 include:
An issue of weight
Obesity (and its ADA implications) is one of the thorniest issues confronting employers today. What obligations do employees and employers have in seeking and providing obesity-related workplace accommodations?
A slap in the Facebook
An employee bad-mouths his employer on social media. Can the employer take punitive action?
How iron-clad is a noncompete?
When a valued sales representative jumps ship and takes a copy of a client list with him, will the noncompete agreement he signed let his former employer protect its business interests?