Tagged: employment litigation

Developing an Employee Handbook that Helps Protect Your Business from Lawsuits

Karin Sweigart, a Senior Associate at The Volkov Law Group, rejoins us for another posting on employment compliance and litigation risks.  Karin can be contacted at ksweigart@volkovlaw.com. There are many reasons to have an employee manual or handbook can be good for your business. Employee manuals help set expectations, provide guidance on how to handle conflicts, and, when drafted and implemented correctly, can protect your...

Three Keys to Minimizing Employment Litigation Risks

In this era of shooting-from-the-hip or bombastic Donald Trump comments, companies have to attend to reducing employment litigation risks. In this era of nuisance litigation and employment-focused litigation, companies need to take affirmative steps to reduce employment claims and related litigation. There are three key steps that every company should take in order to reduce employment litigation exposure.   Companies have to recognize potential employee concerns...