Monthly Archives: February 2016

Federal Contractors Beware! How Well-Prepared Are You In 2016?

In the last 18 months the federal contractor community has experienced more changes in regulations and additional Executive Orders than ever before. As most contractors are preparing to update their affirmative action plans (AAP), they should be aware of all of the changes and new requirements which make updating this year’s AAP more challenging than […]

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The “Year of the Woman” in New York

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law a number of bills intended to protect and advance the equality of women in New York State, particularly in the workplace.  Sexual Harassment: The newly amended Sexual Harassment Protection law is now in effect. The result is that all employers, including those with fewer than four […]

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Terminating Employees? How to Turn a Negative into a Positive

The Great Recession of 2008 is not that far in our rear-view mirror and its effects are still being felt by many employers. Add the uncertainties resulting from current economic turmoil, and companies may find it necessary to realign themselves for the future by exercising different staffing techniques. These may include: downsizing, right-sizing, or restructuring, […]

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