Monday, August 11, 2014 2:31 PM
NEW YORK—In its first major update of
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
(EEOC) guidance on pregnancy discrimination since 1983, on July 14, 2014 the agency added provisions explaining when the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) might require reasonable accommodations for workers with pregnancy-related disabilities or work restrictions.
Monday, July 07, 2014 11:58 AM
NEW YORK—On Feb. 12, 2014, the
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(NIST), an agency within the Department of Commerce, published a
41-page “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity”
in response to President Obama’s 2013 Executive Order calling for such a
Monday, June 09, 2014 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—The war for talent in all sectors of the health
care industry is only going to become more challenging, and Brad
Local Eye Site
will discuss what it means for eyecare professionals on the June 11
edition of the “Power Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary
Gerber, OD, founder of
The Power Practice
Friday, April 25, 2014 5:12 PM
NEW YORK—President Obama has proposed expanding the availability of
overtime pay, directing the Labor Department to do its first overhaul of
Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations in 10 years.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 2:20 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn.—Prospective optometry school students may find it hard to
resist the calling after hearing perspectives of various students at
Southern College of Optometry
(SCO) shared in a video released by the school earlier this year.
Monday, January 13, 2014 4:00 PM
NEW YORK—The demands of business put more on most people's plate
than most can handle. It is not intentional, but every company is trying
to gain maximum efficiency out of every resource— financial and human.
Monday, November 25, 2013 10:59 AM
NEW YORK—As everyone knows, flu season is here. According to the
Walgreens Flu Impact Report
, U.S. adults missed an incredible 230 million work days during last year's flu season.
Monday, November 11, 2013 2:00 PM
NEW YORK—Federal and State laws provide guidelines for employers when
requesting criminal history information and defining when an employer
may make an employment decision based on such information.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 2:00 PM
One reason for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's (PPACA) many critics is the way the law is worded.