Sexual Harassment in the Workplace – FAQ Friday Feb23

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace – FAQ Friday

Sexual harassment is a serious and prevalent issue that can create a toxic and unsafe work environment. Employment law attorney Andrea Downing discusses in the workplace and how to document these incidents in this week’s FAQ Friday. What constitutes...

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New Merit Systems Protection Board Appointee – FAQ Friday Apr13

New Merit Systems Protection Board Appointee – FAQ Friday

Published April 13, 2018 by President Trump recently appointed Andrew Maunz as a new board member to the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB). The MSPB is a judicial agency in the Executive branch that i...

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Independent Contractor vs Employee Status – FAQ Friday May04

Independent Contractor vs Employee Status – FAQ Friday

Published May 4, 2018 by What’s the difference between an independent contractor and an employee? Employment law attorney Andrea Downing explains why worker classification is so important on this week’s FAQ Friday. Independent contractors: Hav...

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What Are Liquidated Damages? – FAQ Friday Jun22

What Are Liquidated Damages? – FAQ Friday

Published June 22, 2018 by Employment law attorney Andrea Downing says you will often see the term “liquidated damages” appear in clauses and sections of employment contracts. Liquidated damages are the amount you are owed . “If you take a case of liquidated damages for unpaid overtime to court you should b...

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