Labor and Employment Alerts

March 10, 2009

Today the “Employee Free Choice Act” (“EFCA”) was reintroduced in both
houses of Congress. Last year it passed the House, but died in the Senate. With a new
administration and Congress, passage of the legislation – in at least some form – seems

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Annual Labor & Employment Law Update Rescheduled to April 26, 2018

April 26, 2018 Program – 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Boston Marriott Hotel, Quincy

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DOJ Announces Initiative to Fight Workplace Sexual Harassment

On February 28, 2018, the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division announced an initiative to eradicate sexual harassment in the public sector workplace: the Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Initiative (SHWI).  The U.S. DOJ enforces Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 against state and local government employers.  Title VII prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, and religion; sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination. 

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