North State SHRM News & Legal Updates
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Maine recently became the latest state to ban employers from asking job candidates about their current or past earnings—joining seven other states that impose such bans.
The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in a dispute about whether state or federal employment laws applied to an offshore drilling rig worker’s wage and hour claims for time spent on a platform located more than three miles from the California coast.
California can require employers to deduct pay from employees’ paychecks for a state-sponsored retirement savings plan without running afoul of federal law, a federal judge in California ruled March 29.
More employers are working on community health initiatives with their local business associations and municipal governments to address social factors linked with poor employee health.
How can HR professionals help managers have difficult conversations in a timely, constructive way? And how can HR do so without creating a communication triangle with the three points being HR, management and employees?
The public eye has recently cast a spotlight on company culture, leaving several companies wondering: how do you strike a balance between building a healthy culture that keeps employees happy and making sure that the company can continue to strive for its business goals? Course Hero is one company who is doing just that –… View Article