Blog Posts from Labor & Employment

Vermont Employment Law Alert: Ban on Salary History Inquiries

Vermont Employment Law Alert: Ban on Salary History Inquiries

May 29, 2018
Vermont employers take note: New legislation (H.294) signed into law by Governor Scott on May 11, 2018, will prohibit employers from making inquiries into a job applicant’s salary history.
Key Takeaways from 8 Years of Service to the  Vermont Labor Relations Board

Key Takeaways from 8 Years of Service to the Vermont Labor Relations Board

May 15, 2018
After eight years serving on the Vermont Labor Relations Board (“VLRB”) (three as Chair), I stepped down last year to expand our Firm’s ability to advise clients on labor issues, and to represent them before the Board.
Sexual Harassment Dos and Don'ts

Sexual Harassment Dos and Don'ts

Nov 02, 2017
Employment law attorney, Alexandra Clauss, was recently published in Vermont Business Magazine. Her article, 'Dos and Don’ts' in response to workplace sexual harassment claims, defines sexual harassment and provides helpful tips for handling claims in the workplace.
Alexa Clauss to present during Vermont Society of CPAs annual meeting

Alexa Clauss to present during Vermont Society of CPAs annual meeting

Jun 15, 2017
Alexa Clauss will be a presenter on May 11, 2017 at the Vermont Society of Certified Public Accountants on employment issues affecting Vermont companies. The event will take place at the Hampton Inn in…
Gary Karnedy presented at the Essentials of Employment Law seminar

Gary Karnedy presented at the Essentials of Employment Law seminar

Feb 02, 2017
Gary Karnedy presented at the Essentials of Employment Law seminar hosted by Sterling education on Thursday, January 26, at the Hilton Hotel; Burlington, VT.
Gary Karnedy presented at Essentials of Employment Law Seminar

Gary Karnedy presented at Essentials of Employment Law Seminar

Jan 06, 2017
Gary Karnedy presented at the Essentials of Employment Law seminar hosted by Sterling education on Thursday, January 26, at the Hilton Hotel; Burlington, VT. The seminar took a look a different aspects of of the changing landscape in Employment Law.
Gary Karnedy Presented at Essentials of Employment Law Seminar

Gary Karnedy Presented at Essentials of Employment Law Seminar

Jan 02, 2017
Gary Karnedy presented at the Essentials of Employment Law seminar hosted by Sterling education on Thursday, January 26, at the Hilton Hotel; Burlington, VT. The seminar took a look a different aspects of of the changing landscape in Employment Law.
Employer Alert: Court BLOCKS Update to Overtime Rule Raising Exempt Employee Salary Requirements

Employer Alert: Court BLOCKS Update to Overtime Rule Raising Exempt Employee Salary Requirements

Nov 22, 2016
Please see the following update from attorney Alexandra Clauss, effective 11/22/2017 in regards to the federal Overtime Rule: Yesterday evening, a federal judge in Texas granted a nationwide preliminary…
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Alexandra Clauss to Present an Employment Law Update

Nov 07, 2016
Alexa Clauss will be presenting an “Employment Law Update” during VHCA’s annual meeting on November 15, 2016 at Stoweflake Resort. The Employment Law Update will include: Vermont’s Earned Sick to Leave Vermont’s…
Upcoming Presentation: Essentials of Employment Law

Upcoming Presentation: Essentials of Employment Law

Oct 21, 2016
Gary Karnedy will be a presenter during the “Essentials of Employment Law” seminar hosted by Sterling occurring January 26, 2017 at the Hilton Hotel in Burlington, VT. The seminar will focus on hiring…