Tag: damages


Racial Remark Leads to Hefty Ruling Against Mississippi Firm

November 30, 2020

Via: HR Hero

It’s 2020, folks—a year that will always be associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. But for some, the year also represents a time of missed opportunity given the racial divide that’s still present in our country. Employment lawyers hear the stories […]

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Fair Credit Reporting Act – Employment Law Basics

April 19, 2018

Via: HR Hero

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) does far more than regulate the exchange of consumer credit information. You need to understand how it applies to employees and applicants in order to ensure compliance. Below is a general summary of your […]


Vacation Pay Lawsuit Takes Excursion to Appellate Court and Back

March 9, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Winnebago County, Illinois recently attempted to avoid a claim for accrued but unpaid vacation pay under the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act (IWPCA) by invoking the 1-year statute of limitations in the Illinois Local Governmental and Governmental Employees Tort […]