Literacy Coalition of Colorado
What would you do if you couldn’t read? What would you do if people could not understand what you were saying? In Colorado, an estimated 42,000 adults who grew up speaking English read at a kindergarten through third-grade level. At the same time, nearly 17 percent of Colorado households speak a language other than English.... Read more »
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Employment Law Changes for 2020
This article briefly summarizes federal and state employment law changes that will affect employers in January of 2020. State information is included for Arizona, Colorado, California, and New Mexico. There are no significant changes on the books for early 2020 in Utah and Wyoming. Federal-All Employers Amendments to the FLSA Effective January 1, 2020, a... Read more »
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Disability Discrimination Suit Leads to $100,000 Settlement
Recently there have been numerous cases and settlements that prove the importance of complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). For Big Lots, a recent suit serves to remind them, and the rest of us, of how vital compliance is. On November 27, 2019, Big Lots settled an EEOC disability discrimination suit for $100,000.... Read more »
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