Tips From the Trenches: Vol. 4 – NLRB: The gift that keeps on giving

NLRB: The gift that keeps on giving Do you tell employees not to discuss you, their employer, in social media? If so, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) may come knockin’. NLRB’s recent report tells employers what the NLRB considers illegal. NLRB will pursue cases against companies that prohibit employees from making disparaging comments about … Read more

Tips From the Trenches: Vol. 3 UPDATED – Smart Money Access

Greetings! UPDATE!! The NLRB has postponed the new poster requirements until 1/31/2012. The NLRB states in a 10/5/2011 press release that more time is needed for enhanced education and outreach to employers, particularly small and medium sized business. Interestingly, 2 lawsuits filed to challenge the poster requirement were not mentioned in the press release. The original article … Read more

Tips From the Trenches: Vol. 3 – Smart Money Access

Greetings! What crazy times we live in. Many business owners are dog paddling to stay afloat. Some tell me stories of current gross revenues that are 20% of 2006 levels. We’re all working longer hours, many for less pay. This issue explores how to get ahead in obtaining financing for your business, and how to … Read more

Tips From the Trenches: Vol. 1 – Really. Get It In Writing.

Dear Valued Client, I hope these brief Tips From the Trenches prove valuable. Check out my summer thank you certificate, at the bottom. jbw cropped headshot If there is a topic you would like to read about here, please let me know. Thank you for the opportunity to assist with your legal needs. Sincerely, Jeanette … Read more