Tag Archives: Act

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

Yesterday the United States Supreme Court upheld, in a 5-4 decision, the constitutionality of the individual mandate under the Affordable Care Act. I am no expert on the act and I have not had time to closely review the decision. Consequently, I suggest you do what I am doing and go read some of the … Continue Reading

New Proposed FMLA Regulations

The Department of Labor recently released new proposed regulations concerning the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA).  Since the proposed regulations are 477 pages, it is nice that Ohio employment lawyer Jon Hyman has provided a excellent overview. Jon simply has one of most informative employment law blogs around.  Here are his highlights of the new … Continue Reading

Think Twice Before Deducting From Employee’s Last Paycheck

Charlie Longbrief, attorney at law, had just turned off his computer late on a Friday afternoon when the phone rang.  It was Pete Geek who owned a local computer consulting service. "Charlie, I’ve got a problem," Pete said. "Tell me about it," Charlie said. "Well, I had to fire one of my sales people earlier … Continue Reading