Employment Law News and Insights

New Jersey Slowly Begins Lifting Operating Restrictions For Certain Industries

Published: May 29, 2020
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New Jersey started the reopening process, lifting restrictions on certain business operations the State previously shut down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As employers in these industries resume operations, there are many legal considerations, including adopting policies and practices to ensure compliance with the State's required mitigation efforts. While...

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The Do’s And Don’ts Of Employee Temperature Checks

Published: May 27, 2020
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In a guidance dated March 18, 2020, and discussed in further detail in this blog post, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) made it clear that employers are entitled to monitor employees' temperatures during the pandemic in order minimize the spread of COVID-19. The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits medical examinations...

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Settle Your Client’s Employment Case, Spread Your Fees Over Several Years

Published: May 25, 2020
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Courts are closed because of the pandemic, and defense attorneys are refusing to produce witnesses for remote depositions. The free webinars are educational, and you are working remotely to do what you can to move your employment cases along, but you are concerned that your firm’s contingency fee income will...

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