Same-Sex Marriage Legal in All 50 States

June 30th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | COBRA, Employment Law, Family Leave, United States Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court was the focus of attention last Friday as same-sex couples­­ around the nation received the case holding that…

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New Overtime Regulations Could Affect 5 Million Workers

June 30th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employment Law, FLSA, Wages and Hours

Last night, President Obama unveiled a plan that could give as many as five million Americans overtime pay that they…

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Affordable Care Act Upheld Once Again

June 25th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Benefits, Employment Law, United States Supreme Court

After a battle in 2012 to invalidate the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as unconstitutional, the controversial law has survived another…

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Colorado Allows Termination for Medical Marijuana

June 25th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | ADA, Colorado Law, Disability, Discrimination, Employment Law

Despite being the first state to legalize recreational marijuana, Colorado took a different turn when its Supreme Court held that employees…

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Religious Discrimination No Longer Requires Knowing an Applicant’s Religion

June 18th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Discrimination, Employment Law, Hiring, Human Resources, Religion, United States Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court held this month that employers do not actually need to know of an applicant’s religious practices…

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Supreme Court Interprets Pregnancy Discrimination Act

March 25th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Discrimination, Employment Law, Gender/ Sex, Pregnancy, United States Supreme Court

Earlier today, the Supreme Court issued a decision, Young v. United Parcel Service, Inc., which will shape how pregnancy discrimination…

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Lyft the Veil? Are Uber & Lyft Drivers Independent Contractors or Employees?

February 9th, 2015 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employee Classification, Employment Law, Independent Contractor, Wages and Hours

Recently, I went out for brunch in New York City for my sister’s birthday. As we came out of Penn…

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NLRB Implements Posting Requirement for Private Sector Employers

October 15th, 2011 | By Jules Halpern Associates | Employer Liability, Employment Law, Labor Law, NLRA, Wages and Hours

Beginning January 31, 2012, all private sector employers subject to the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) must post a notice…

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