Tag: employment law

Robin Shea, partner with leading national labor and employment law firm (and ThinkHR strategic employment law partner) Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP, tests your knowledge of this week’s employment law news with this Independence Day weekend quiz. Happy holiday weekend! We will go out with a bang. How much do you know about employment law…

Question: What are the statuses of the federal agencies impacted by the government shutdown? Answer:  As of October 1,, 2013, the following federal agency activities impacting employment regulation are as follows: Department of Labor:  Most of the DOL’s activities are curtailed, with only essential personnel in place.  Many of the Agency’s functions, as well as…