Labor Law: Employee subjected to unwanted birthday party wins $450,000 for disability discrimination & retaliation | Local Business News

Irina Baranova

By KAREN MICHAEL Special correspondent A Kentucky jury awarded a former employee $450,000 following a lawsuit alleging disability discrimination and retaliation which he says began when company employees held an unwanted birthday party for him. Former employee Kevin Berling sued his employer Gravity Diagnostics in Kentucky state court claiming that […]

PEOs and Employee Health Insurance

Irina Baranova

Small businesses can expand their benefits offerings and offload HR administration tasks by working with a PEO. PEOs are an excellent resource for businesses that want to start offering benefits to their employees. Providing health insurance to employees through a PEO helps small businesses offer higher-quality, more cost-effective health insurance […]