5 Tips to Prevent Workplace Sexual Harassment

Contributed by Miller Law Group *** November 14, 2018 *** Sexual harassment in the workplace can take a serious toll on the victims, and can throw a company into turmoil – especially when the harasser is a high-level employee such as a founder or CEO.  The latest in a string of high-profile examples is Harvey […]

What HR Professionals Need to Know about California’s Workplace Regulations

Contributed by Lauren Gus, Senior Director of Human Resources at Sterling Talent Solutions Laws that directly impact a company’s workforce are growing across the country and California has led the way in driving change for workers through new regulations. Last year, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a plethora of bills pertaining to labor […]

California Employers May Sue for Online Defamation

Contributed by James J. McDonald, Jr., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Fisher & Phillips LLP. The situation is a familiar one. Disgruntled current or former employees leave negative and harmful comments about their employer on online workplace review websites such as Glassdoor or Vault, or on customer review sites such as Yelp. Until recently, employers had little recourse. Website operators are generally […]