Employment Law

Author: Lori B. Rassas
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454883235
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Employment Law: A Guide to Hiring, Managing, and Firing for Employers and Employees, Third Edition is a practical text for undergraduate, graduate, and paralegal employment law and Human Resources courses. It provides a general overview of employment law and HR issues as it relates to workplace issues, including day-to-day hiring, managing and firing practices. Written in an engaging and informative style, the text comprehensively covers a wide range of topics, including workplace discrimination; candidate recruitment, interviewing, employer-employee and employer-independent contractor relationships, performance management, terminations and layoffs, and employee compensation. This new edition offers a number of updates, including revised information on the treatment of interns and volunteers under the Fair Labor Standards Act, updated Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) guidance and statistical data, expanded information related to the use of personally-owned and company-owed technological devices, and comprehensive information about the limitations on the rights of employers to regulate their employees’ use of social media. Also included is a comprehensive teacher’s manual that includes sample syllabi for varying course-lengths, detailed responses to the end-of-chapter discussion questions, matching worksheets, and a test bank that includes hundreds of multiple choice and true-false questions

Employment Law for Human Resource Practice

Author: David Walsh
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0324303939
Format: PDF, Docs
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Do jobs have their own life cycles? You bet they do! EMPLOYMENT LAW AND HUMAN RESOURCE PRACTICE explains the system of human resources by focusing on the three basic stages of the employment life cycle: hiring, managing, and firing. From legal issues to methods and techniques for helping employees achieve their potential, EMPLOYMENT LAW AND HUMAN RESOURCE PRACTICE gives you all you need to succeed in class and contribute in real world employment settings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Small Business Employment Law For Dummies

Author: Liz Barclay
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119998129
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Includes sample documents for clear guidance and inspiration Understand your rights and responsibilities as an employer British small business owners can't afford to learn from their mistakes, especially as regards employment law. This book keeps you onside with the law and onside with your staff too. From hiring and firing through to dealing with wages, pensions, and maternity leave, you'll discover what to do, what not to do, and how to get it right first time. Discover how to * Recruit and retain a happy workforce * Draw up a fair employment contract * Understand Health and Safety Laws * Make redundancies the right way * Manage staff holiday and disciplinary issues

Employment Law and Works Councils of the Netherlands

Author: F. B. J. Grapperhaus
Publisher: Kluwer Law International B.V.
ISBN: 9041128581
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"This book gives employers a clear understanding of Dutch employment law, with practical and legal information on the hiring and firing of employees, terms and conditions of employment, workplace issues, and the rights of works councils. It offers practical guidance to in-house counsel and lawyers who deal with Dutch labour law and codetermination issues, and also serves to facilitate communication between foreign business persons and their Dutch counsel." "This is a handbook for Dutch employers, in-house counsel, and employment and labour lawyers representing foreign companies with business interests in the Netherlands." --Book Jacket.

Firing at Will

Author: Jay Shepherd
Publisher: Apress
ISBN: 1430237392
Format: PDF, Docs
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Firing at Will shows managers and employers how to do the most difficult part of their jobs: firing employees. Written by a leading employment lawyer in a refreshingly unlawyerly style, this guide takes the reader through the always-risky process of letting an employee go. Many employers and managers are afraid to pull the trigger when the employment relationship has broken down, and will postpone the decision by using progressive discipline and performance-improvement plans. However, an employer must be able to unload employees who threaten to undermine the company and its prospects, regardless of the risks involved in a termination. This book explains how to do it, how not to do it, and how to minimize the danger of an expensive employee lawsuit. No one said being an employer or a manager was easy. Fortunately, knowing how to fire employees will make your job much, much easier in the long run and save you heartache. Firing at Will teaches you what you need to know, without any legalese or boring recitations of statutes and case law. This book is filled with plain-English common sense, based on Jay Shepherd's 17 years of protecting employers in court. The style is conversational and often irreverent, but the lessons and tips are battle-tested. If you want to be a successful manager or employer—and sleep easier—you need to know how to fire at will. Gives employers and managers real-world advice on how to fire employees Teaches how to keep your company—and yourself—out of expensive employee lawsuits Guides you toward building a workplace where you'll need to fire fewer employees

Employment Law The Essential HR Desk Reference

Author: Lisa Guerin
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413313337
Format: PDF, Docs
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Employment law A to Z in one easy-to-use desk reference 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.

The Employer s Legal Handbook

Author: Fred S. Steingold
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413323995
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A comprehensive guide to the major legal issues facing employers, from hiring to firing (and everything in between). In Nolo’s plain-English style, this bestseller cuts through the legalese to provide all the information business owners and managers need to know to avoid legal problems and treat employees fairly.

Employment Law for Human Resource Practice

Author: David J. Walsh
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111972192
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This text addresses human resource practices associated with each stage of the employment process--from hiring, to managing, to firing--and emphasizes the application of legal concepts to future business situations. Various features throughout the text offer students opportunities to develop issue spotting, critical thinking, and legal reasoning skills that will be integral in their future careers as human resource managers. EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR HUMAN RESOURCE PRACTICE, 4TH EDITION empowers students to understand the difference between what is legal and what is not, see and avoid potential problems, and know when to turn to a lawyer. While continuing its coverage of all the most important employment law topics, this edition has been updated to include extended coverage of a number of areas reflecting recent legislation, the issuance of new regulations, and recent case law. Some of these topics include: class action lawsuits, use of independent contractors, human trafficking, and the use of credit histories and criminal backgrounds when hiring. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Tips When Hiring and Firing Employees

Author: Linda M. Magoon
Publisher: Encouragement Press, LLC
ISBN: 1933766034
Format: PDF
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Hiring a new employee is one of the most important and time-consuming tasks a manger or entrepreneur can undertake. Firing an employee is an emotional draining and difficult action, no matter the length of service or level of responsibility. The problem is that you find yourself under a great deal of pressure to fill a position. You will be investing a lot of time and money in this new employee and it is essential you do it right. In this remarkably simple and practical book, you will learn: the absolute importance of defining the job before interviewing; how and where to advertise job openings; is it better to use an agency?; the importance of fair hiring-it's the law; why regular performance reviews are essential; choosing the right time and place to let an employee go; the importance of paperwork and the employee folder; and much more.

Create Your Own Employee Handbook

Author: Lisa Guerin
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413321445
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Make - or update - your employee handbook today! Clear employee policies help you run a productive workplace and avoid legal problems. Create Your Own Employee Handbook provides everything managers or HR professionals need to create a reader-friendly guide, or update an existing handbook—all in plain English. Find up-to-date legal information, practical suggestions and best practices on: wages and hours at-will employment time off discrimination and harassment complaints and investigations health and safety drugs and alcohol workplace privacy email, personal blogs and Internet use You'll get the lowdown on the legal and practical considerations that apply to each topic in your state, plus sample policies that you can use as-is or tailor to meet your needs. You can even cut and paste the language you need to complete your own handbook instantly. The 7th edition covers recent updates to the law, including social media use, health care reform, rules for tipped employees and much more!