Jan 122021
 January 12, 2021  Posted by  U.S., Workplace

Gary Blachman, Audra J. Ferguson-Allen, Robert L. Gauss, Kathleen Sheil Scheidt, Tara Schulstad Sciscoe, Christopher S. Sears, Shalina Ann Schaefer, Austin Anderson, and Melissa Proffitt Reese of Ice Miller LLP write: On January 7, 2021, the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) released new Proposed Rules on wellness programs under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act [Read More…]

Dec 112020
 December 11, 2020  Posted by  Business, Court, Online, Surveillance, U.S., Workplace

Kirsten Errick reports: On Friday, Amazon Flex Driver Drickey Jackson alleged that Amazon “wiretapp(ed) the electronic communications of Amazon Flex Drivers’ closed Facebook groups,” according to a class action complaint filed in the Souther District of California. The complaint noted that “in addition to its own drivers, Amazon contracts out to over [Read More…]

Nov 252020
 November 25, 2020  Posted by  Non-U.S., Workplace, Youth & Schools

Under Austria’s coronavirus mass-testing scheme, teachers are to be tested in early January. While nobody can be forced to be tested, those who refuse may have to wear FFP2 coverings while teaching. Read about this issue on The Local (Austria). Under their constitution, they can’t require or mandate the testing, [Read More…]