Employment Practices
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How Many Employees Called In "Sick" After The Super Bowl? You Make The Call


Employers are the losers of every Super Bowl when, on Monday, many employees "call in sick". What happens in your workplace? You make the call and join the conversation. Read more...


Ask Leslie: We Fired An Employee Who Would Not Adhere To Our Tardy Policy. Should We Fight Her Unemployment Claim?

Leslie Zieren

An employer asks Leslie Zieren, Esq. if he should fight a terminated employee's unemployment claim. Read more...


The Reach Of A Worker's Duty Of Loyalty Extends Far - Even As To Product Theft


An employee is sued for theft of the employer's products. Learn about the risk. Read more...


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State Employment Laws March To A Different Drum When It Comes To Damages

Employers must be vigilant in adhering to state and local laws, in addition to federal ones. Leslie Zieren examines the issue. Read More

Password Managers Offer Added Cyber Protection Against Phishing Scams

Password managers not only store your passwords; they also can help protect you from phishing scams. Learn more. Read More

Gender Identity Discrimination Risks: How Managers Should Respond

Mitigating the risk of gender identity discrimination comes down to an issue of workplace respect. Leslie Zieren examines the issue. 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.