Minimizing Liability Risks in the Hiring Process – Part 2

This post is part of a new series that specifically discusses employment law issues for startups and small businesses operating in New York State and New York City. The hiring process is fraught with liability risks for the unassuming employer.  Certain inquiries and requirements are flat out no-no’s.  With protections increasing for job applicants, it’s … Read more

Minimizing Liability Risks in the Hiring Process – Part 1

This post is part of a new series that specifically discusses employment law issues for startups and small businesses operating in New York State and New York City. The hiring process is fraught with liability risks for the unassuming employer.  Certain inquiries and requirements are flat out no-no’s.  With protections increasing for job applicants, it’s … Read more

The Hidden Costs of a Remote Workforce

The coronavirus pandemic has forced many employers to embrace the concept of remote work where they might not otherwise have done so before.  Many of those employers are now converts, abandoning or downsizing their brick-and-mortar office space in exchange for more remote workers. The appeal is not surprising.  Remote work provides a means by which … Read more