The Budget, Immigration and Water Policy Dominate Early Session
By Bobby Baker Yesterday marked Day 7 for the 2011 Georgia Legislative Session. While the state budget and taxation reform will dominate this Session, immigration legislation and water policy will have a long-term impact on all Georgia businesses.
Whistleblower Claims Require Employers to Update Complaint Policies
By Ben Mathis and David Cole Whether it is Title VII retaliation claims, Sarbanes Oxley complaints, qui tam actions, or other claims, lawsuits by “whistleblowers” continue to increase and now are among the most frequent federal cases. Indeed, according to statistics released by the EEOC, retaliation for the first time outpaced race discrimination as the…