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What Do Employees Want: More Money Or A Casual Dress Code? You Make The Call


What do you think your employees would choose - more money or a casual dress code? You may be surprised. You make the call and join the conversation. Read more...


Podcast Alert: New York's Sexual Harassment Law Changes


New York's new law sets aside years of U.S. Supreme Court sex harassment precedent. In Part 1 of a 2-part Risk Trends™ podcast, Jack McCalmon notes what the changes mean for employers everywhere. Read more...


Ask Leslie: Can We Require Job Applicants To Allow Us To Review Their Social Media As Part Of Our Background Check?

Leslie Zieren

An employer asks Leslie Zieren, Esq. if there are limits on using a job applicant's social media. Learn the limits.? Read more...


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Severe Temporary Impairments: Protected Or Not Under The ADA?

Does the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protect employees with temporary disabilities? Leslie Zieren discusses the issue and the steps that can reduce the risk. Read More

Is Paying The Ransom The Best Way To Manage A Ransomware Attack?

It is better to prepare now for how you manage ransomware. We examine. Read More

Carefully Examine The Language You Use To Evaluate Your Employees

Studies show that stereotypical thinking often sneaks into subjective evaluations. Leslie Zieren discusses some tips on how to avoid this. Read More



Fingerprint Technology Helps Solve Cold Case

Advancements in fingerprint technology helped the FBI and state law enforcement partners find and bring to justice a man who kidnapped and sexually assaulted a young girl in Pennsylvania two decades ago.

Safe Online Surfing Challenge Opens

The FBI's Safe Online Surfing (SOS) Internet Challenge, which had record participation in 2018-2019, is reopening for the start of the new school year to help students navigate the web securely.

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.