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May 23, 2017
Written exclusively for ChubbWorks
A jury verdict results in a sizeable punitive damage award for a terminated employee whose coworker harassed her with impunity, after which the employer terminated her. We examine. Read more...
An employer terminated an employee for failing to use its wellness program. Jack McCalmon examines the facts, the settlement, and future litigation implications for employers. Read more...
Everyone agrees there are pros and cons to telecommuting. We want to hear from you and ask you to make the call. Join the conversation at #WorkFromHome. Read more...
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May 17, 2017
May 17, 2017
4.4% in Apr 2017
+211,000(p) in Apr 2017
Average Hourly Earnings
+$0.07(p) in Apr 2017
Employment Cost Index (ECI)
+0.8% in 1st Qtr of 2017
-0.6% in 1st Qtr of 2017
Source: Department of Labor
A new survey shows that very few employers perform post-hire background checks. We examine the numbers, but also the risk post-hire background checks present for employers. Read More
New study shows financial wellness programs are becoming more prevalent and important to employees. We examine the statistics and the EEO risks for employers. Read More
A former employee, now a rival, pleads guilty to unauthorized access of his former employer's computer system. We provide the facts and some insight on what employers should consider. Read More