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Governor Signs Executive Directives to Protect Public Employees On January 18, 2019, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed two executive directives (E.D. 2019-09 and 2019-10) providing both expanded and new protections to employees of state departments and autonomous agencies subject to supervision by the Governor (state agencies). E.D. 2019-09 expands the current discrimination protections by requiring…

Criminal History Records and Employer Immunity On June 28, 2018, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed legislation (H.B. 1419) granting an employer immunity from liability if it employs or otherwise engages an individual whose criminal history record has been expunged or where access to it is limited (via petition or per clean slate limited access). The…

ThinkHR Chief Knowledge Officer Laura Kerekes writes a monthly “Innovative Workplace” column for Rough Notes, a publication that has been serving the insurance industry since 1878. While geared toward brokers, much of the information in her columns is applicable to human resources professionals. Enjoy her March column on tricky pay issues that may affect your…