Tag: Minnesota


Minnesota might legalize weed. What does this trend mean for HR?

May 3, 2023

Via: HR Dive

The Minnesota state legislature — both the House and the Senate — passed a bill legalizing recreational marijuana. If Gov. Tim Walz signs the final version of the bill as expected, Minnesota will be the 23rd state to buck federal […]


Minneapolis employers must prepare for new paid sick leave law

June 1, 2016

Via: HR Hero

In a unanimous vote, the Minneapolis City Council has passed a paid sick and safe leave ordinance that is scheduled to take effect on July 1, 2017. The ordinance covers all employers with one or more employees, but employers with […]


Minnesota court declares employees can’t ‘unintentionally quit’

May 11, 2016

Via: HR Dive

A Minnesota Court of Appeals recently reversed a lower level judge’s determination that a woman had actively quit her job when she had taken requested time off work to deal with her family’s homelessness. According to a Minnesota Public Radio […]