Cell Phones, Laptops, and Lawsuits
- Preparing for the new overtime laws. Greenwald, Joel J. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;8/9/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p7
Sweeping new overtime regulations, the most significant in over 60 years, will become effective from August 23. Failure to comply with these new regulations may expose companies to substantial liability. Employers are, therefore, scrambling to understand the scope of those regulations and comply...
- Telemedicine calls liability risks into question. Zolkos, Rodd // Business Insurance;10/21/96, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p3
Looks at telemedicine and the risks it carries in terms of liability. Increasing popularity of this style of medicine; Benefits of this style of medicine; Comments from James Rosenblum of Rosenblum & Filan law firm.
- Off-balance sheet risks. McEnaney, Maura // America's Community Banker;Jun98, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p28
Looks at the need for community bankers in the United States to be aware of employment liability risks. Significance of employee liability; Financial effect of employee liability on various companies; Increase in complaints filed with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission;...
- When Parity Is Inadequate. Sill, William J.; Pearlman, Heidi C. // Wireless Review;06/01/99, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p56
Discusses the challenges posed by E-911 operations to wireless carriers in the United States (US) due to the lack of nationwide liability laws. States which enacted liability laws for E-911 operations; Complexity of the issue; Efforts of the US Congress to address the issue; Refusal of the US...
- Recent trends in overtime hours and premium pay. Fenlon, John // Monthly Labor Review;Aug71, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p29
Examines characteristics of overtime workers in the U.S. in May of 1967, 1969 and 1970. Incidence of premium pay for persons working overtime; Differences between persons receiving extra pay for overtime hours and those who were not; Demographic characteristics.
- UK working more hours than ever. // Personnel Today;9/3/2002, p4
Reports the increase in the number of employees working excessive hours in Great Britain. Concern on the workers not having access to formal flexible working practices; Portion of employees working overtime being rewarded with extra pay; Comment of the secretary of state for Trade and Industry...
- Workers on long hours and premium pay, May 1976. Gallogly, Stephen J. // Monthly Labor Review;May77, Vol. 100 Issue 5, p42
Reports on the increased number of employees who worked overtime n the United States in 1976. Factors attributed to the trend; Industries which posted the highest number of employees which worked overtime.
- ELECTRONIC PRIVACY AND EMPLOYEE SPEECH. Kim, Pauline T. // Chicago-Kent Law Review;2012, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p901
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- Leader. // Public Finance;10/20/95, p6
Comments on the replacement of Derek Lewis as director general for prison services in Great Britain. Issue on the accountability of Lewis on major prison escapes; Accusations on Michael Howard for interference on operational matters; Distinction between policy and operations.