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Employment Law

Employment Law
January 14, 2020

DOL Releases Two Final Rules on Overtime Pay Under The FLSA

Two new final rules have been released by the Department of Labor (“DOL”) which update…
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Employment Law
January 14, 2020

Employees Texting In The Workplace: Some Practical Tips

Fake news. Fake videos. Deep fakes. We have all heard stories of people photoshopping or…
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Employment Law
August 21, 2019

New Rhode Island Law Limits Non-Compete Agreements

Rhode Island recently joined a growing list of states with laws limiting the ability of…
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Employment Law
April 30, 2019

DOL Issues New Opinion on Expanding Benefits Under The Family Medical Leave Act

With the latest pronouncement by the Department of Labor (“DOL”) regarding the Family Medical Leave…
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Employment Law
July 19, 2018

No More Agency Fees for Public Employees

For over forty years, public-sector unions could impose what were known as “agency fees” on…
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Employment Law
May 15, 2018

New Law Alert: Use Hands Free Device While Driving in Rhode Island

Rhode Island’s new “hands-free” driving law goes into effect on June 1, 2018. This law…
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