101 Sample Write Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problems

Author: Paul FALCONE
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 081443858X
Format: PDF, ePub
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Managers may dread dealing with performance problems, but this sanity-saving guide by HR expert Paul Falcone is here to help. Revised to reflect the latest developments in employment law, the third edition of 101 Sample Write-Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problems explains the disciplinary process and provides ready-to-use documents that eliminate the stress and second-guessing about what to do and say. These expertly crafted, easily customizable write-ups address: Absenteeism Insubordination Sexual harassment Drug or alcohol abuse Substandard work Email and phone misuse Teamwork issues Managerial misconduct Confidentiality breaches Social media abuse And more With a focus on getting employees back on track, each sample document includes an incident description, a performance improvement plan, outcomes and consequences, and a section for employee rebuttal. Whether you’re addressing an initial infraction or handling termination-worthy transgressions, this trusted resource ensures every encounter remains clear, fair, and—most importantly—legal.

Create Your Own Employee Handbook

Author: Lisa Guerin
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413323979
Format: PDF, Docs
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Every company needs an employee handbook, but not every company has one. Lawyers charge thousands of dollars for a handbook; other “do-it-yourself” products don’t offer the updated legal information and careful guidance necessary to do a good job. Create Your Own Employee Handbook bridges the gap, with detailed explanations, information on current state and federal laws, and more than a hundred sample policies you can tailor to your own workplace.

Employment law

Author: Benjamin W. Wolkinson
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub
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Employment Law, 2nd edition examines the relevant statutes, judicial decisions, executive orders, and administrative policies that shape the respective rights of managers and workers at the workplace. It goes well beyond simply stating what is legal and what is illegal, assuming that the student or professional needs to understand the principles underlying the law so that he or she can evaluate an organization's decisions against those principles. A practical but rigorous guide to US employment law, thoroughly updated for this second edition Includes wide use of case material and administrative regulation, including new cases illustrating the continued application of disparate treatment and disparate impact analysis, and more current examples of grooming Each chapter covers historical, social and economic factors giving rise to government intervention in employment relationship; evaluates relevant law policy; discusses of basic legal principles; and considers how law affects HR management Includes new material on gender and leave issues in employment; EEO classifications; employment of the handicapped; courts and affirmative-action; employer involvement in employee non-work activities; drug testing and the law; and inclusion of recent legal doctrine. Oriented both to students taking a course in employment law and to human resources professionals who need to deal daily with matters that have legal significance.

Labor and Employment in California A Guide to Employment Laws Regulations and Practices

Author: Steven B. Eggleston
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1579118437
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Labor and Employment in California provides easy-to-understand overviews and explanations of complex labor and employment law issues facing today's employers. It covers issues ranging from hiring to termination, helping you to keep pace with the rapid evolution of law on the state and federal level. Practical tips and lists help bring many important labor and employment concepts into even sharper focus.

Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law 2019 Edition

Author: Shilling
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454899948
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law will help you navigate complex and potentially costly Human Resources issues. You'll know what to do (and what not to do) to avoid costly mistakes or oversights, confront HR problems - legally and effectively - and understand the rules. The Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law offers fast, dependable, plain English legal guidance for HR-related situations from ADA accommodation, diversity training, and privacy issues to hiring and termination, employee benefit plans, compensation, and recordkeeping. It brings you the most up-to-date information as well as practical tips and checklists in a well-organized, easy-to-use resource. The 2019 Edition provides new and expanded coverage of issues such as: The Supreme Court held in March 2016 that to prove damages in an Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) donning/doffing class action, an expert witness' testimony could be admitted Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo, 136 S. Ct. 1036 (2016). Executive Order 13706, signed on Labor Day 2015, takes effect in 2017. It requires federal contractors to allow employees to accrue at least one hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours they work, and unused sick leave can be carried over from year to year. Mid-2016 DOL regulations make millions more white-collar employees eligible for overtime pay, by greatly increasing the salary threshold for the white-collar exemption. Updates on the PATH Act (Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes; Pub. L. No. 114-113. The DOL published the "fiduciary rule" in final form in April 2016, with full compliance scheduled for January 1, 2018. The rule makes it clear that brokers who are paid to offer guidance on retirement accounts and Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs) are fiduciaries. In early 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced it would allow charging parties to request copies of the employer's position statement in response to the charge. The Supreme Court ruled that, in constructive discharge timing requirements run from the date the employee gives notice of his or her resignation--not the effective date of the resignation. Certiorari was granted to determine if the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) preempts consideration of severing provisions for unconscionability. Previous Edition: Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law, 2018 Edition ISBN 9781454884309

Employment Law Update 2018 Edition

Author: Perritt
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454898933
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Employment Law Update, 2018 Edition analyzes recent developments in case law of interest to employment law practitioners representing plaintiffs, defendants, and labor unions and comprehensively covers recent developments in the rapidly changing employment and labor law field. Comprised of ten chapters - each written by an expert in employment law - this updated edition provides timely, incisive analysis of critical issues. Employment Law Update, 2018 Edition provides, where appropriate, checklists, forms, and guidance on strategic considerations for litigation and other forms of dispute resolution. Some of the new material discussed in this 2018 Edition includes: How the U.S. Department of Labor enforces federal whistleblower statutes Recent case law circumscribing arbitration, which can, potentially, deprive non-union workers of fundamental statutory and constitutional rights Recent German embrace of minimum wage law Efforts by legislatures, administrative agencies, courts, and public interest groups to transform the "soft law" of the U.N. Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights into "hard law" binding multinational corporations Special problems relating to aviation personnel who blow the whistle Protection for disabled veterans under the ADA and the USERRA Evolving framework for enforcing the rights of the LGBT population Transnational labor law applicable to expatriates Application of multinational firms' codes of conduct across national borders Application of differing systems of employee rights and obligations to floating employees

The Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law

Author: Dana Shilling
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454856270
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law will help you navigate complex and potentially costly Human Resources issues. You'll know what to do (and what not to do) to avoid costly mistakes or oversights, confront HR problems - legally and effectively - and understand the rules. The Complete Guide to Human Resources and the Law offers fast, dependable, plain English legal guidance for HR-related situations from ADA accommodation, diversity training, and privacy issues to hiring and termination, employee benefit plans, compensation, and recordkeeping. It brings you the most up-to-date information as well as practical tips and checklists in a well-organized, easy-to-use resource. The 2016 Edition includes updated coverage of the following developments: Laws requiring employers to provide paid sick leave have been adopted in Connecticut, California, and Massachusetts, and in a number of cities (New York City, San Francisco, Philadelphia, and Newark) The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2014, Pub. L. No. 113-235, nicknamed the and“Cromnibusand” bill, includes the Multi-Employer Pension Relief Act (MPRA) The Supreme Court permitted an employer to reduce retiree health benefits, reversing a Sixth Circuit holding that the benefits had vested for life The Supreme Court ruled that PPACA subsidies can be paid to taxpayers whether they purchase coverage on a state Exchange or the federal Exchange (in states that have not created an Exchange of their own): King v. Burwell, No. 14-114 (U.S. June 25, 2015) Extensive litigation continued on contraceptive mandate, and what religious organizations must do to vindicate their objection to providing contraceptive coverage The Supreme Court ruled that all of the states must recognize same-sex marriage, because the right to marriage equality is of constitutional dimensions: Obergefell v. Hodges, No. 14-556 (U.S. June 26, 2015) And more

Helping Employers Comply with the ADA

Author: Roy G. Moy
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 078818623X
Format: PDF
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This report reflects the commitment of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights to ensure that Americans with disabilities are afforded equal opportunity. This report focuses specifically on the efforts of the EEOC to enforce title I of the ADA, which prohibits discrimination based on disability in employment. It evaluates & analyzes EEOC's regulations & policies clarifying the language of the statute, processing of charges of discrimination based on disability; litigation activities under title I of the ADA; & outreach, education, & technical assistance efforts relating to the act. Offers findings & recommendations.