Tag: employees rights


California: Obligations of an Employer When an Employee Requests Leave

May 26, 2022


Within five days of receiving all required information, a California employer needs to determine whether a leave is covered by the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), or both, and must provide written notice […]


Ohio Employee with Coronavirus Files Suit Over Firing

September 4, 2020

Via: HR Hero

An Ohio employee sued after being terminated for self-quarantining because of COVID-19. Although her lawsuit is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, federal laws do require most employers to provide coronavirus-related leave. Facts Kelley […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Social Media Training 101: Avoiding Embarrassing Corporate Blunders

October 28, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Social media has fundamentally changed the way we communicate with one another. Platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others have dramatically increased the reach of individuals in sharing ideas. People can quickly and easily communicate with others around the […]

Research, Software

Balancing the Free-Speech Rights of Employees and Employers

May 8, 2018

Via: HR Hero

Everywhere you turn in 2018, people are talking about politics. That includes your workplace. Since President Donald Trump’s election in November 2016, it seems like you can’t escape the constant drumbeat of other people’s political messages. With so much political […]