Tag: employment contract


Employers Can’t Mandate Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Harassment Claims

November 10, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Courts have long favored arbitration as a method of dispute resolution under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA). In 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court reinforced the policy favoring arbitration agreements in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis. The Court ruled that the […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Lessons on Drafting Employee Agreements

July 26, 2022

Via: HR Hero

The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals (which covers Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia) recently issued a published decision on an employer’s second appeal of a judgment in favor of its former employee on claims of […]

Research, Software

Handbook Acknowledgments—Why They’re Important

February 9, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Most employers have some type of handbook to outline policies and expectations and keep everything in one place for employees to reference. However, not all employers ask employees to sign an acknowledgment form; it’s often viewed as an extra unnecessary […]