Labor & Employment Law Updates: May, 2009

For your reference: a reading list of articles and alerts recently posted to JD Supra broadly covering developments in the Labor & Employment space.

These articles touch upon the numerous issues that determine how we conduct our businesses today: the Employee Free Choice Act, employee termination issues, HIPAA, EEOC, FAR rules, tax reform, swine flu concerns, immigration policies, and more…

JD Supra Labor & Employment Law Updates – May, 2009

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Overview … [Philip Bluestein]

WHAT’S UP WITH THE EMPLOYEE FREE CHOICE ACT? Reports of its Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated … [Ford & Harrison LLP]

The Seven Ws of the Employee Termination Meeting/ Washington Healthcare News … [Williams Kastner]

Department of Homeland Security Announces Shift in Focus to Criminal Prosecution of Employers That Hire Undocumented Workers … [Duane Morris LLP]

Obama Administration Proposes Broad International Tax Reforms … [Morrison & Foerster LLP]

New Tax Benefits for Investing in Small Businesses … [Lane Powell PC]

EEOC Charges Soar as the Economy Sours … [Littler Mendelson]

EEOC Issues Guidance Regarding ADA-Compliant Workplace Preparation for the Swine Flu … [Ford & Harrison LLP]

Preparing Your Workplace for a Potential Swine Flu Pandemic – A Checklist for Employers … [Duane Morris LLP]

Government Turns up the Heat on Employers … [Szabo, Zelnick & Erickson, PC]

State Department Publishes New Exchange Visitor Skills List … [Littler Mendelson]

Preparing Your Workplace for a Potential Swine Flu Pandemic – A Checklist for Employers … [Duane Morris LLP]

President Obama Announces Nominations to fill NLRB Vacancies … [Ford & Harrison LLP]

Employment Alert: H1N1 Flu Readiness: A Summary of Employment-Related Concerns … [Mintz Levin]

FAR Rules for Stimulus Funded Contracts: Enhanced Whistleblower Protections … [Duane Morris LLP]

 

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