New and noteworthy developments in the labor and employment law field, with a particular emphasis on Connecticut. This blawg looks at laws, regulations, decisions and news articles that will be of interest to practitioners, in-house counsel and human resource professionals.
Most posts offer helpful roundups of the week's labor and employment law news and what's breaking in the related blawgosphere. The posts' intended audience are human resource professionals, inside counsel and management-side employment law attorneys.
Posts cover significant court decisions related to the Family and Medical Leave Act; the act's little-known rules and provisions; and proposed changes to FMLA regulations.
Posts tackle “glass ceiling” discrimination cases and related employment discrimination topics.
How Appealing calls itself the first blawg devoted to appellate litigation. Updated frequently throughout the day, it posts links to breaking legal news stories and important court decisions. The site is an affiliate of law.com and also has links to its stories.
Jotwell—which stands for Journal of Things We Like (Lots)—features relatively brief law prof-authored reviews of recent scholarly articles in plain English.
Posts offer employer-side litigation tips and cover labor law cases that have interesting fact patterns. Hyman's Friday staple is "WIRTW" (what I read this week), containing links to select opinions and blog posts.
Posts discuss topics such as non-compete agreements, whistle-blowing and harassment—from an employee's point of view.
Labor and employment issues for employers in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Posts cover actions of the National Labor Relations Board, critique corporations' social media policies and discuss how much the law protects trade secrets.