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Oklahoma unemployment rate continues to rise

10/22/2016
Oklahoma had one of the largest increases in unemployment over the past year, according to new numbers released by the U.S. Department of Labor. Read More

Employers should be proactive before, after discharging a 'bad apple' employee

10/20/2016
Questions and Answers with Adam Childers, attorney with Crowe & Dunlevy and a member of OCHRS Read More

Certain federal contractors Must Provide Paid Sick Leave to Employees

10/18/2016
Questions and Answers with Paul Ross, attorney with the firm McAfee and Taft Read More

Oklahoma Supreme Court Says No to opt-out Injury Plans

10/06/2016
Questions and Answers with Christina Cupp, attorney with Crowe & Dunlevy Read More

Federal rules may require paying OT to previously exempt workers

09/29/2016
Questions and Answers with Mary Synder, attorney with Crowe and Dunlevy, Oklahoma City Read More

Governor Mary Fallin to Take Part in Bring Small Business Back Event in Oklahoma City

09/28/2016
Governor Mary Fallin will be among the speakers at a Bring Small Business Back event this week in Oklahoma City. The event is scheduled from 9:30 until 11 a.m. Friday at the student center building on the Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City campus, 900 N. Portland Ave. Read More

Workers’ Compensation Forums Scheduled in Oklahoma City and Tulsa

09/26/2016
Workers’ compensation professionals in Oklahoma will have the opportunity to learn crucial information about the industry at two free events. Read More

Worker Misclassification Likely to be even Costlier for Employers

09/20/2016
Questions and Answers with Roberta Fields, employment law attorney with McAfee and Taft Read More

State Court Decision May Make it Harder to Fire at-will Workers

09/15/2016
Questions and Answers with Melissa McDuffey, OCHRS member and an attorney with Crowe & Dunlevy in Oklahoma City Read More

Workplace Retaliation Guidance May Require Policies to be Updated

09/14/2016
Paige Hoster Good is a labor and employment attorney with McAfee & Taft, and she answers some questions about retaliation. Read More