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White House Acts To Protect Workers On Federal Contracts

President Obama signed an executive order last month requiring companies with government contracts to disclose all labor and employment law violations during the last three years and for U.S. agencies to consider this record when awarding government contracts. The new order is called the Fair Play and Safe Workplaces Executive Order. Read More

Should You Get Paid for Your Work Drive/Ride Time?

If you use an employer-provided vehicle for your commute, you may be entitled to payment for your travel time. The Employee Commuting Flexibility Act (ECFA) requires that employers pay employees for time spent commuting in employer vehicles unless the use of the employer’s vehicle was... Read More

Work Rights You May Not Know You Have: Protected Activity

Posted on June 29, 2014 in Employee Rights
Lebau & Neuworth has been closely monitoring two recent decisions of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that highlight the protections provided to workers under the National Labor Relations Act but are often overlooked and under-appreciated. Importantly, a worker does not have to be a union member to benefit from these legal protections. Read More

Baltimore City Bans Criminal Background Checks for Initial Job Applicants

Posted on June 9, 2014 in Employee Rights
Baltimore City recently passed a new law preventing employers within city limits from making inquiries about a job applicant’s criminal record or background before offering that person a “conditional” job offer. Read More

Truckers, Know Your Rights: Overtime & the Motor Carrier Act

Posted on May 16, 2014 in Employee Rights
Truckers who cross state lines or who transport goods that cross state lines may have no right to overtime pay under federal law and some state laws. Read More
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