Author Archives: Guillermo Tello

Upcoming Webinar – Pay Equity for Employers: What’s in Your Payroll?

Pay equity is one of the hottest topics for employers today. It’s not just about current wages, but hiring inquiries, benefits, and other actions that can create liability for your organization. Pay practices require diligence from HR staff down to the hiring supervisor; and how your organization is embracing equal pay may be a critical component whenever a claim arises. Join the attorneys of LeClairRyan for this complimentary one-hour webinar as we dive into federal and state legislation and keys to compliance in your operations. On the agenda, we will discuss: – Compensation – Discrepancies in pay – How complaints …

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Webinar: What Employers Should Know About Class Waivers After Epic Systems Decision

Join LeClairRyan on Thursday, August 23 starting at 1 pm ET for this upcoming event. In a decisive 5-4 opinion, the Supreme Court held in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis that class action waivers in employment arbitration agreements must be enforced under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), and neither the FAA’s saving clause nor the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) suggest otherwise. This case reaffirms longstanding federal policy favoring arbitration. This complimentary one hour webinar will discuss the Court’s findings, its potential impact on both employers and employees, the pros and cons of employment arbitration agreements, and best practices designed …

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