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State unemployment rate rises slightly

08/19/2014
State unemployment rate rises slightly Read More

Labor market swings to jobseekers' favor

08/19/2014
Q&A with Pam Fountain-Wilks, President of Oklahoma City based Principal Technologies staffing firm Read More

Employers must get ready to revamp benefit reporting under Obamacare

08/01/2014
Q&A with Barbara Klepper, an employee benefit attorney with the firm McAfee and Taft Employers soon to rework their benefit reporting for Obamacare Read More

Provisions in Affordable Care Act in peril as court rulings conflict

07/31/2014
Q&A with Brandon Long Provisions in Affordable Care Act in peril as court rulings conflict Read More

Trade Groups Denounce NLRB McDonald's Ruling

07/31/2014
A National Labor Relations Board decision finding that the fast-food giant is a “joint employer” of its franchisees’ workers prompted an immediate outcry from business trade groups. The associations say the ruling threatens the long-standing franchise business model. Read More

Oklahoma attorney meets with U.S. labor secretary concerning overtime exemption laws

07/30/2014
Q&A with Leonard Court, Crowe & Dunlevy director and member of the firm's labor and employment practice group. Local attorney meets with U.S. labor secretary about overtime laws Read More

EEOC updates call for light-duty considerations for pregnant workers

07/30/2014
Q&A with Timothy Carney, labor and employment group of GableGotwals, Tulsa Employers get update for their pregnancy workplace policies Read More

Oklahoma unemployment rate declines as job growth continues

07/20/2014
Oklahoma's jobless rate dipped to 4.5 percent in June from 4.6 percent the previous month, according to data released Friday by the U.S. Labor Department. Read More

Terex to Relocate Demag Overhead Crane Manufacturing Operations to Oklahoma City

07/18/2014
Terex Corporation has announced it will relocate production of its overhead cranes from its current Houston location to a newly upgraded Oklahoma City facility (OKC). Read More

Pending DOL Rule for FMLA

07/16/2014
Crowe’s Michael Pacewicz discusses a pending Labor Department rule that would extend benefits under the Family Medical Leave Act to spouses in same-sex marriages. Read More