Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws

Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws Author Lisa Guerin
ISBN-10 9781413322811
Year 2016-04-18
Pages 512
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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This book is an invaluable resource for managers, supervisors, HR professionals, and anyone else who needs to know about federal employment laws. It takes the 20 most important federal workplace laws and breaks them down into plain English, chapter by chapter. Managers and HR professionals can pick up this easy-to-use reference guide any time they have questions about their obligations under federal employment laws.

The Essential Guide to Family Medical Leave

The Essential Guide to Family   Medical Leave Author Lisa Guerin
ISBN-10 9781413321678
Year 2015-07-21
Pages 440
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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The federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) helps employees balance the demands of work and family. But the law can be hard to apply in the real world. Questions about eligibility, coverage, notice and certification requirements, administering leave, reinstating benefits, and much more can challenge even the most experienced managers. This book has the plain-English answers to all of your tough questions about the FMLA, including recent amendments and new regulations that expand the law’s scope. It provides detailed information, real-life examples, sample forms, and tools to help you meet your legal obligations. The 4th edition covers all the latest changes to the FMLA, including new regulations on military family leave, proposed regulations on same-sex couples, new cases defining key terms, and updated information on state family and medical leave laws.

Employment Law

Employment Law Author Lisa Guerin J.D.
ISBN-10 9781413315936
Year 2011-03-21
Pages 367
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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If you're a human resources professional, it's important that you have quick access to the information you need to do your job. Enter Nolo's latest quick reference guide, Employment Law: The Essential HR Desk Reference, the all-in-one, easy-to-read guide every HR pro should have handy. From Absenteeism to Zero-Tolerance Policy, read entries on topics such as: Bereavement Leave Class Action Ergonomics Hostile Work Environment Minimum Wage Privacy Stock Options Trade Secret Whistleblower ...and much more In usual Nolo fashion, Employment Law combines legal and practical information that can be used in real-world HR situations. Real-life case references, statistics, trends, and even pop culture references help to illustrate each entry's summary of the law. Let this guide, the latest in Nolo's Quick Reference series, give you easy and affordable access to the information you need.

Federal Employment Laws

Federal Employment Laws Author Amy DelPo
ISBN-10 9780873377980
Year 2002
Pages 300
Language en
Publisher NOLO
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Provides the United States federal employment laws in their original format, as well as a detailed explanation for each law, and shows how they pertain to various businesses.

Create Your Own Employee Handbook

Create Your Own Employee Handbook Author Lisa Guerin
ISBN-10 9781413323986
Year 2017-05-10
Pages 424
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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Make—or update—your employee handbook today with this user-friendly guide! Every company should have an employee handbook to communicate with employees, manage workers effectively, ensure consistent treatment across the organization, and protect itself from lawsuits. But creating a handbook from scratch can be daunting—and hiring a lawyer to draft one can easily cost thousands of dollars. That where Create Your Own Employee Handbook can help. It provides everything managers or HR professionals need to create an effective handbook—or update an existing one—all in plain English. Inside, you’ll find up to date legal information, practical suggestions, and policy language on: wages and hours at-will employment time off discrimination and harassment email, social media, mobile devices, and other workplace technology drugs and alcohol complaints and investigations workplace privacy, and much more. The 8th edition is completely updated to include state law changes affecting employer policies, such as meal and rest breaks; minimum wage laws (including rules for restaurant servers and other employees who receive cash tips); smoking in the workplace; drug and alcohol testing; discrimination; jury duty; family and medical leave; and much more. The 8th edition also covers the latest rules and practices for workplace technology (including employee posts on personal or business social media sites and use of employee-owned smart phones for work).

Nolo s Guide to California Law

Nolo s Guide to California Law Author
ISBN-10 9781413313949
Year 2011
Pages 422
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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A resource on California law covers real estate, divorce, adoption and much more, in a updated edition that looks at domestic partnerships, employment protections, consumer privacy and more. Original.

The Essential Guide to Workplace Investigations

The Essential Guide to Workplace Investigations Author Lisa Guerin
ISBN-10 9781413322743
Year 2016-05-02
Pages 456
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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The Essential Guide to Workplace Investigations will help any manager, supervisor, or Human Resources professional sort out workplace problems, quickly and effectively. Use this affordable, step-by-step guide to investigate, document, and resolve every kind of workplace problem, from discrimination and harassment to employee theft and workplace violence. Get the facts on: deciding whether to investigate choosing an investigator interviewing and gathering evidence evaluating the evidence documenting the investigation taking action and following up This thorough guide provides all of the forms, sample policies, checklists, and sample documentation that employers need to conduct a successful investigation that will stand up in court. This edition also incorporates the latest legal developments in employment law, including updated 50-state charts on common workplace issues, Supreme Court decisions on discrimination and harassment, and more. Plus, you’ll be able to download forms and listen to sample interviews and scenarios online.

The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment Discrimination

The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment   Discrimination Author Deborah C. England
ISBN-10 9781413321876
Year 2015-09-15
Pages 330
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment & Discrimination is a resource that every Human Resource manager, small business owner, or other general manager or supervisor should have. This book explains what workplace harassment and discrimination is, how it can be prevented, and how employers can comply with their legal obligations when responding to employee complaints. By using examples and answering frequently asked questions, The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment & Discrimination will help businesses of all sizes deal with the sensitive and difficult issues that arise with workplace harassment and discrimination.

The Employer s Legal Handbook

The Employer s Legal Handbook Author Fred S. Steingold
ISBN-10 9781413324006
Year 2017-05-10
Pages 496
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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All the laws employers need to know! What do employers need to know about the law? Plenty! Employment laws change often. Staying on top of them is essential to running an efficient, fair workplace—and heading off expensive lawsuits. Use this comprehensive guide to find answers to workplace questions, quickly and easily. The Employer’s Legal Handbook covers all the employment law issues you need to know about, including the latest rules and best practices when it comes to: applications, interviews and hiring must-have personnel policies wage and hour laws employee discipline and performance reviews health care and other employee benefits employee taxes and payroll family and medical leave employee privacy illegal harassment and discrimination terminations, and downsizing and layoffs. The 13th edition provides updated 50-state legal information and explains the latest developments in employment law, including the effect of the Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decision on employment matters.

Your Rights in the Workplace

Your Rights in the Workplace Author Barbara Kate Repa
ISBN-10 9781413319095
Year 2014-07-01
Pages 560
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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The most complete handbook on workplace laws ever published -- a must-have for every employee. Your Rights in the Workplace covers everything from rules for hiring and getting paid through losing a job and unemployment benefits -- all in plain English. Get the facts on: - illegal firings and layoffs - challenging a job loss - wages and hours - privacy on your email and voice mail - family and medical leave - on-the-job safety and health - health insurance and retirement plans - workplace testing - sexual harassment - discrimination - unemployment, disability and workers' compensation insurance This edition is completely updated to provide the latest legislation and case law that affects employees in all 50 states, including changes to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), new rules on COBRA continuation of health insurance, and the new Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA). This book also addresses HIV/AIDS, privacy rights and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Manager s Legal Handbook The

Manager s Legal Handbook The Author Amy DelPo
ISBN-10 9781413322378
Year 2016-01-29
Pages 496
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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This book is an essential overview of the employment laws and HR issues that every manager or HR professional should be aware of. In this book, you’ll learn the rules for interviewing and hiring employees, preventing discrimination and harassment, handling workplace problems, disciplining and terminating employees, and more. A must for any first-time manager or HR professional.

Workplace Investigations

Workplace Investigations Author Lisa Guerin
ISBN-10 0873379829
Year 2004-05-01
Pages 362
Language en
Publisher NOLO
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Thorough, fair-minded and practical information for employees, managers and business owners. Paula Brantner, Program Director, Workplace Fairness

Selling Your House

Selling Your House Author Ilona Bray
ISBN-10 9781413323528
Year 2017-01-30
Pages 246
Language en
Publisher Nolo
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What’s the best way to get the highest return if you want to sell your home now? With pent-up demand for homes, you hope yours will inspire multiple offers; but want to make sure to choose a solid one that will proceed successfully to closing. Selling Your House: Nolo's Essential Guide provides the practical and legal steps you'll need to take to reach your goal. Written with the current market and national economy in mind, this book goes over the specifics that homeowners need to know in order to make the sale. Whether you're selling your property because of a job change, growing family, or financial troubles, you'll get the information and guidance you need, including how to: check out your local market decide on the right price hire the best real estate professionals to help you dress up, market, and otherwise set your house apart from the pack make required disclosures, and negotiate and successfully close the sale. Selling Your House: Nolo's Essential Guide draws on input from a wide range of experts, helping you conclude a sale you’ll be satisfied with, no matter the state of your local housing market.