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Justices Hear ERISA Reimbursement Case
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in an Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) case asking whether a man injured by a drunk driver, who received a settlement from that driver, is required to reimburse his health plan administrator for medical expenses.




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Make sure you're not fighting bias against women by discriminating against men.

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Presenters: Mike Eastman, of counsel at Norris, Tysse, Lampley & Lakis and Nancy Hammer, senior government affairs policy counsel in the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM’s) Government Affairs department

After much delay, the Department of Labor (DOL) has issued proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime regulations. This program provides up-to-the-minute insight into the proposed changes. 


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Workflex: The Essential Guide to Effective and Flexible Workplaces

This guide includes research, legal, and experience-based perspectives and in-depth case studies of workplace flexibility as well the tools and techniques needed to translate those perspectives into action.