legal issues

DOL Announces New Test For Paying Interns

Last week the U.S. Department of Labor announced it was changing its test for whether a company needs to pay its interns. Before we get to the new test, let’s take a step back. The Fair Labor Standards Act is a federal law that…

Why the ‘Pence Rule’ Is a Bad Business Practice

In the wake of ongoing sexual misconduct allegations in Hollywood, Congress and the media, some male bosses are thinking of adopting what is known as the “Pence Rule.” Common among evangelical Christians, the rule is based on the practices of Southern Baptist…