What Is Initiative 77?

Initiative 77 is a proposed will in Washington D.C. that addresses the need to rage the minimum wage for tipped workers. Currently, the minimum wage for tipped workers is $3.33 an hour. The initiative is looking to increase it the current minimum wage by…

Employment Discrimination Laws in a Nutshell

There are a variety of state and federal laws that make it illegal for employers to discriminate based on certain characteristics when making decisions about hiring, terminating, promoting, demoting or compensating employees, or any other terms and conditions of employment. Employers are…

Employment Contracts in a Nutshell

The contemporary workplace has become increasingly complicated as many businesses are governed by a wide range of state and federal employment laws. Moreover, the relationship between employers and employees has also become more complex, particularly as the work force becomes more diverse.…