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Are Non-Competes Relics of the Past? - blog post image

Are Non-Competes Relics of the Past?

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

We are all familiar with the problems surrounding various non-compete agreements between employers and employees. The standard concerns include:  Read More

PA Brings Additional Clarity to Background Checks for Child Workers  - blog post image

PA Brings Additional Clarity to Background Checks for Child Workers

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

On June 30, 2015 Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed a law enacting clearer standards on background checks for employees and volunteers who have direct contact with children. The law defines which adult workers, including volunteers must obtain clearance. If a person has supervision, guidance, control, supervision or routine interaction with children, they must have periodic background checks. Read More

Overtime Proposal from the Department of Labor (DOL)  - blog post image

Overtime Proposal from the Department of Labor (DOL)

Monday, July 13, 2015

In July of 2015 the DOL released the proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) overtime exemption rules. The document is approximately 295 pages long. We have summarized it here. If you would like to read it in its entirety, click here. Read More