Employment Practices
Risk Management Association

Collecting And Using Biometric Information Create Litigation Risks For Employers

Jack McCalmon

Organizations using biometric identifiers are challenged by a class action trend. Jack McCalmon examines the issue and the states where biometric use carries a litigation risk. Read more...


How Do You Retain Your Best Employees? You Make The Call


A survey points to several reasons why employees quit. How can you retain your talent? You make the call and join the conversation. Read more...


Small Organizations Are Frequently Targeted By Hackers


Small organizations, even those with websites with just a few visitors, are not immune from hacking attempts. Learn more, including how to protect your organization. Read more...


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Ask Jack: Is There A Risk In Rejecting An Older Applicant's Counter-Offer?

An employer asks Jack McCalmon, Esq. whether there is a risk in not accepting the counter-offer of a candidate who is older and more experienced - and knows it. Read More

Taking Steps To Avoid The "Paternity Shaming" Of New Fathers

New fathers can take FMLA leave time to bond with a new child after a birth or adoption. We examine what managers need to know. Read More

Background Checks And Compliance With The FCRA: A Class Action Waiting To Happen

One employer fails to comply with the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act. We examine the consequences and why this risk can lead to a class action. Read More



Operation Independence Day

A monthlong FBI-led operation to identify and arrest sex traffickers and recover child victims has resulted in dozens of arrests across the country and the identification and recovery of more than 100 juveniles.

Stop Sextortion

The FBI is seeing a growing number of cases involving young people who are manipulated, threatened, or coerced into creating explicit content by an adult online.

National Missing Children's Day 2019

In recognition of National Missing Children's Day-observed annually on May 25-the FBI reaffirms its year-round commitment to reuniting missing and kidnapped children with their families and asks the public for help in bringing them home.