In the last week, the U.S. Supreme Court has issued several labor and employment decisions. Yesterday, two important cases were decided, Harris v. Quinn and Burwell v. Hobby Lobby et al.

In Harris v. Quinn, the Court in a 5-4 decision held the First Amendment prohibits the collection of “agency fees” (union dues) from

October 1, 2013 is the deadline set by the federal government for employers to provide written notice to current employees about the health insurance marketplaces which have been created to comply with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (also known as “Obamacare”).

Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers with 50 or fewer full-time

Stories about tornadoes, flooding, and forest fires have been all over the news media. Often omitted are stories about the devastating impact these types of natural disasters can have on a business. The obvious issues business owners and managers consider include loss of data, phone service, and of course whether insurance will cover any losses. Emergency