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Employment lawyers have described the non-disclosure agreement (NDA) drawn up by Allen & Overy (A&O) for the settlement between disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein and his former assistant Zelda Perkins as being "perilously close to unenforceable" and containing "extraordinary" ...

The county's total payroll employment grew by 90 jobs in February with an increase in the leisure and hospitality industry. Over the year, the manufacturing sector added 240 jobs, construction went up by 150 jobs and the trade, transportation and utilities industry gained 110 jobs over the year.
This article advocates for having in-house or retained counsel make periodic reviews of corporate employment agreements and for having counsel involved in any new hire where there is strong likelihood that the position will lead to the creation of IP. Furthermore, interviewing a potential new hire with ...
NASH COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina building group is looking to fill a few open jobs Friday morning. Clayton Nashville, which is part of the Clayton Home Building Group, is holding a job fair in Nashville. Applicants will conduct quick interviews on site and must be able to pass a drug test. workers

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - The transition from military to the civilian job force can be difficult, but a new center in Norfolk is promising to connect two worlds and help military families find jobs. The Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center held its grand opening in Norfolk Friday morning. Opportunity Inc.
The board passed a resolution to have Rice notices (a formal notice that a board is going to talk about employment matters) issued to Superintendent Nicholas Perrapato and Business Administrator Edward Izbicki at a special meeting Thursday night that was originally called to approve the ...
When setting workplace expectations, proactive employers should recognize the varying levels of literacy and English fluency in today's workforce, as well as the need for employment information to be accessible to individuals with disabilities. Plain English policies, which are clear to the average reader, ...
As they work to pass their budgets, high-tax states have been grappling with what to do about the new $10,000 federal deductibility cap on state and local taxes (SALT). In New York, Gov. Cuomo came up with a proposal, rumored to be in the pending budget deal, to cut state income taxes to keep more ...
Temporary employment in France recorded a growth of 7.3% in February when compared to last year, according to data from Prism'Emploi, the French association of employment agencies. Over the year, 45,000 temporary jobs were created. The biggest increases came from transport (16.5%), industry ...
If you're looking for employment or want to make a change in your employment, you may want to attend an informational meeting tomorrow (3/29/18) morning. For the first time, the West Central Ohio Manufacturing Consortium is holding a meeting for anyone who has heard about his training courses.
The LGBT Resource Center will be holding an LGBT Employment Summit in the west Student Union Ballrooms on April 6. The event is geared towards persons of all sexual orientations and genders who are seeking employment opportunities in inclusive environments. The event will include breakout ...
The Buffalo Niagara region had 551 jobs tied to the solar energy industry during 2017, according to a new report on solar employment by the Solar Foundation. That amounts to one job for every 1,000 other jobs in the Buffalo Niagara region. The 551 jobs were up 8 percent, or 42 jobs, from 509 in 2016 and ...
BOSTON — Local unemployment rates increased in 14 labor-market areas, decreased in one, and remained the same in nine labor market areas in the state during the month of February, the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development reported. Compared to February 2017, the rates dropped in ...
Looking to the future and employment, Cook declares that "education is lifelong," in that people can't simply go to school for 12 years and stop learning. People need to embrace education as a lifelong process, as jobs are always being replaced by someone or something, forcing people to change.
But solar employment rose in 29 states, including Colorado, which added 785 solar industry jobs, lifting its total to 6,789 in 2017 from 6,004 in 2016, a 13 percent gain. The states that added the most workers last year are Utah, up 1,762; Minnesota, up 1,383; Arizona, up 1,070; and New Jersey, up 1,050.

Following a public consultation on the review of the Singapore Employment Act (the “EA”), the Ministry of Manpower (“MOM”) announced on 5 March 2018 that amendments to the EA will be implemented effective 1 April 2019. Significantly, a key amendment to the EA involves enhancing the current EA ...
CHARLESTON — The employees of the Charleston Gazette-Mail will likely soon learn if they will be maintaining their positions with the award-winning publication. Attorneys of H-D Media, owner of the Huntington Herald-Dispatch, have said the company intends to close its purchase of the Gazette by the ...
Arlington, VA, March 26, 2018-Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between February 2017 and February 2018, while 38 states added construction jobs between January and February, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - The Mesa County Work Force Center is getting job seekers employment-ready with their Jump Start Job Fair Boot Camp. The Boot Camp was held this afternoon to teach those looking for a job how to network, fill out online applications, as well as interview tips. It's designed to ...
WATERLOO — Black Hawk County employment prospects continue on a promising trend, with unemployment hovering at 3.1 percent. However, not everyone is positioned to take advantage. A job-seeker's criminal record is an employment barrier, said Debra Hodges-Harmon, business services team lead ...
The unemployment picture in Greater Cleveland is getting better, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, but the coming months will show whether that's a fleeting trend or one that's here to stay. According to a study released March 26, Cleveland Fed researchers found that ...
New Zealand's central bank said Monday it will consider employment as well as inflation when setting interest rates and making other monetary policy decisions. The Reserve Bank has aimed to keep inflation under control at about 2 percent. Now the bank will also aim to maximize sustainable employment.
It can be a tremendous stress reducer for family companies to have family employment policies in place. Rejeana Heinrich, associate director at the Stevens Center for Family Business at Saginaw Valley State University, said one of the biggest issues family companies face is that business can become ...
Resources to help teens find summer employment. Now may be a good time to start looking for a summer job for your teen. Author: KUSA. Published: 3:21 PM MDT March 22, 2018. Updated: 5:04 PM MDT March 22, 2018. Summer will be here before we know it. Now may be a good time to start looking for a job for your teen ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Finding a job after getting out of prison can be tough, but state leaders are looking to make it easier for some ex-offenders to land on their feet. Life after prison can be tough--even if a person does have a plan in place. "If a person didn't have that criminal background, he or she may have ...
Big-name companies with employment contract cases pending in federal appeals courts include AT&T, American Express, Dominos Pizza, Hobby Lobby and CVS Pharmacy. JPMorgan Chase and Uber Technologies have pending cases at the NLRB. In certain instances, these cases have been on hold for ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The state Assembly has passed a Republican bill that would prohibit local governments from enacting a wide variety of employment regulations. The chamber passed the bill on a voice vote Thursday, sending it on to Gov. Scott Walker. The measure would block local officials from ...
Our China lawyers are constantly helping foreign companies set up companies in China — usually wholly foreign owned enterprises or WFOEs. As part of these WFOE formations, we help our clients with their employment matters that arise before, during and after the WFOE is formed. One of the things we ...
Both the state and New Haven-area economies saw job growth in February, according to employment data released Thursday by the Connecticut Department of Labor. Connecticut added 2,600 jobs last month while the New Haven Labor Market Area saw an increase of 1,500 workers. The New Haven ...
“So as more individuals come into the labor force, enticed back in either as new entrants who are recent graduates or individuals coming back in because they're more optimistic about their opportunities for finding employment, that's going to have an impact on employment rate calculation,” he said.
Hiring and employment trends in ag. In 2017, the top three searched words on AgCareers.com were “Sales,” “Agronomy,” and “Internship.” Bonnie Johnson | Mar 22, 2018. For ten years, AgCareers.com has analyzed candidate and job posting trends in the agricultural industry for the annual Agribusiness Job Outlook Report ...
SYDNEY--Australia's economy remained a steady engine for job creation in February, with a further 17,500 jobs added during the month. The country's unemployment rate rose to a higher-than-expected 5.6% during the month from 5.5% in January, according to government data Thursday. Economists had ...
Construction employment increased in 248 out of 358 metro areas between January 2017 and January 2018, declined in 68 and stagnated in 42, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that future ...
BOSTON, Mass - A job application filled out by Steve Jobs in 1973 sold for $174,757, according to Boston-based RR Auction. The questionnaire signed by 18-yr-old Steve Jobs reveals his early aspiration to work in the tech industry that he would one day revolutionize. Jobs writes "yes" in response to ...
Councilwoman Cherelle Parker was distressed to learn of the employment risks. “The notion that someone suffering from PTSD or cancer could lose their job because they are a medical marijuana patient was devastating,” Parker said. She hopes for a public awareness campaign for employers and ...
Sally Hannan, Carlisle Barracks garrison commander, and Michelle Crowley, president of the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce. The one-day employment event is for spouses of all active duty military, guard, reserve, veterans and retirees, as well as Gold Star spouses, according to a news release from ...
The state provided 10 $50,000 grants to homeless shelters annually for two years to deliver intensive, employment-based case management for homeless families. Funds for services. The state created a homeless services coordinator to develop a waiver to use federal Medicaid funds for homeless services ...
State employment rates likely to rise in 2019, with construction and food service leading the way. By Howard Fischer ... The biggest increase will be in the areas in Maricopa County outside of Phoenix, where employment is expected to increase by 4.4 percent a year compared to just 1.2 percent in Phoenix.
While the lowest since 2000, this number is by no means a floor: with creative tech and policy solutions, there are a number of opportunities to help more individuals find employment. Bringing unemployment down requires confronting a number of challenges. First, jobs require increasingly modern skillsets.
The commissioner of the Employment Security Department announced his retirement Thursday following complaints of inappropriate conduct with women at the state agency. The investigation into the allegations against Commissioner Dale Peinecke started in January, and the spokesperson for the state ...
Marnell says new clients and a significant investment in the company's infrastructure and technology also are driving growth. Apprentice also anticipates hiring additional internal personnel to keep up with employment staffing demand. Marnell wants to add another recruiter and salesperson by year's end.
The employee does not have to file employment tax returns. Instead, the IRS puts that burden on the employer and the IRS treats the employer as a “trustee” of those FICA and income tax withholdings to be turned over to the IRS on behalf of the employee. California has its own employment tax that is ...
From this, 29 percent stated that they were happy but still had some issues with their employment, and 27 percent said they were absolutely happy. The remaining poll participants, 44 percent, revealed that they were unhappy with the oil and gas jobs they were in. Out of this 44 percent, 20 percent said they ...
Collective bargaining agreements generally cover employment relationships, general conditions of employment and all matters of negotiation (eg, conditions of employment and social guarantees), whereas collective agreements cover only one or more topics determined in collective bargaining ...
The investigation began at the end of December, a month after a complaint was filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Seattle on behalf of ESD employee Cathy Petrie, who alleged both age and sexual discrimination, and in which concerns about Peinecke's behavior were noted. A complaint with ...
Illini Success, an annual survey of University graduates, has released its first three-year trend data, which shows trends for employment, higher education and alternative paths for all undergraduate degrees. The survey showed from 2014 to 2017, between 84 and 89 percent of graduates have secured a ...
The employed share of the population 25 to 54 years old — the age range economists generally consider a person's prime working years — is still almost a full percentage point below where it was on the eve of the Great Recession, and more than two percentage points below where it was before the 2001 ...
A couple of days ago, Brad DeLong noted that when unemployment is low there should be pressure to increase wages. But that doesn't seem to be happening today. So he linked to a piece by Nick Bunker, who suggests that we should look instead at the prime-age employment rate, which seems to ...


 

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