Employment Law:Transparencly Law, Diversity Training, Covid-19

Irina Baranova

As featured in #WorkforceWednesday:  This week, we’re breaking down recent local- and state-level developments impacting compliance for employers. NYC’s Pay Transparency Law Expected to Be Delayed If signed by Mayor Eric Adams, New York City’s pay transparency law will be delayed until November. Last Thursday, the New York City Council agreed […]

Union efforts shake up employment law landscape

Irina Baranova

During the first six months of fiscal year 2022, union representation petitions filed at the NLRB have increased 57%—up to 1,174 from 748 during the first half of 2021. (Photo: Ben Von Klemperer/Shutterstock.com) Amid high-profile unionization efforts across the country, labor and employment attorneys report seeing an influx of work […]

Norton Rose Fulbright opens Chicago office with dynamic 11-lawyer team focused on technology transactions, intellectual property, projects and employment law

Irina Baranova

• Global law firm selects the Fulton Market District – a symbol of transformation in Chicago – making it the ideal location to advance its business innovation strategies• Initial Chicago team reinforces the firm’s commitment to diversity, emphasis on innovation and growth in the Midwest to further enhance its client […]

New UAE Labor Laws for Employment Contracts

Irina Baranova

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has a new set of labor laws governing private-sector employment relations. On February 2, 2022, Federal Decree Law No. 33 of 2021 took effect, repealing and replacing Federal Law No. 8 of 1980, as amended, in its entirety. The labor law changes are […]