180 ABA Journal Employee Benefits articles.
Dec 7, 2020 10:02 AM CST
Restaurants may often invest in substantial insurance coverage for their businesses, including purchasing “business interruption” coverage in case something beyond their control forces a shutdown of their operations. In mid-March, such an event happened: the coronavirus pandemic.
May 26, 2020 9:09 AM CDT
May 15, 2020 1:37 PM CDT
In the decade since the Great Recession, wages for private lawyers have risen, with the average salary now at $144,230. However, digging deeper into a collection of data released in the last year-and-a-half shows the wealth is not being shared equally across gender, region, client type and practice areas.
Sep 1, 2019 3:40 AM CDT
A new lawsuit accuses Jones Day of reinforcing “archaic gender roles” in an unequal parental leave policy and using a secret compensation system that is “tailor-made to enable sex discrimination.”…
Aug 15, 2019 1:51 PM CDT
A fraud investigator at JPMorgan Chase who led a class action lawsuit over denied parental leave for fathers has won an agreement to settle the case for $5 million.
May 31, 2019 10:56 AM CDT
Pension plans established by church-affiliated groups are not subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday.
Justice Elena Kagan wrote the unanimous Jun 5, 2017 9:51 AM CDT
Veterans looking to appeal denials of benefits will have a new tool in their arsenal.
A Friday post from Robert Ambrogi of LawSites that the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono…
Mar 10, 2017 3:36 PM CST
Every dollar spent on civil legal aid for low-income Florida residents creates $7 in economic impact, according to a study released Thursday.
The study, commissioned by the Florida Bar Foundation,…
Feb 2, 2017 12:23 PM CST
At least 25 percent of a convicted former Nevada judge’s more than $10,000-a-month pension can be applied to his $2.9 million restitution, a federal judge in Las Vegas ruled from…
Apr 4, 2016 3:10 PM CDT
A former Yahoo Inc. editor has filed a federal lawsuit against the company, alleging that a quarterly performance review system that ranks all company workers on a scale of 1…
Feb 2, 2016 6:15 AM CST
Businesses should brace for more wage and benefits litigation, based on new guidance from the U.S. Department of Labor concerning the definition of joint employment, experts say.
Jan 22, 2016 5:45 AM CST
Under rules implementing the Affordable Care Act, hospitals can be penalized if too many patients return for further treatment within 30 days of being discharged.
So, to avoid the penalty,…
Dec 3, 2015 12:30 PM CST
A Pennsylvania appeals court has restored the $4,900-per-month pension of a former Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach who is now serving a hefty prison term for sexually abusing minors.…
Nov 13, 2015 2:50 PM CST
Initially hailed as a fallen hero who was gunned down on duty in suburban Chicago, an Illinois police officer has since been found to have shot himself to death in…
Nov 12, 2015 1:00 PM CST