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Feb 15, 2019

New Jersey’s Legislature Continues to Alter Employment Law Landscape

While New Jersey has long been considered progressive in preserving and protecting the employment rights of its citizens (see last year’s Pay Equity and Paid Sick Leave Laws), current activity in the Legislature and Governor’s office relating to laws impacting the workplace is at an all-time high. » Read More

May 23, 2012

Laws Protecting Applicant/Employee Social Media Passwords Moving to the Forefront

UPDATEGovernor Christie Vetoes “Facebook Bill” (5/14/2013)

Earlier this year, media outlets began covering the recent trend of employers requesting usernames and passwords for social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, etc.).  After a flurry of public outrage, House Democrats moved to amend the existing FCC Reform Act to include language prohibiting employers from demanding social media information.  » Read More