Author: Briana Carlesimo

06 Jun Preparation Aids Prevention

By: Laura Kerekes, SPHR, SHRM-SCP for ThinkHR, Photo by Matt Popovich on Unsplash On Friday, May 31, 2019, 12 people — 11 city employees and one member of the public — were murdered and several others injured in a mass shooting at the municipal building in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The shooter...

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04 Jun Pros and Cons of Registering for E-Verify

By: Amy L. Peck and Maggie Murphy for Jackson Lewis, Photo by Andrew Neel on Unsplash Immigration enforcement is a major focus of attention of the Trump Administration – including in the business immigration context. One measure of this interest is the increase in I-9 audits. ICE reported that worksite investigations surged...

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29 May 2020 Limits on HSA Contributions are Issued

By Sally P. Schreiber, J.D. for Journal of Accountancy, Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash The IRS in Rev. Proc. 2019-25 announced the annual inflation-adjusted limits on deductions for contributions to a health savings account (HSA) allowed for taxpayers with family coverage under a high-deductible health plan (HDHP) for calendar year...

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23 May Different Demographic Groups Experience Mental Health Challenges in Unique Ways

By: Kathy Gurchiek for SHRM, Photo by Cristian Newman on Unsplash Employers should consider the distinct mental health needs of different employee groups, according to new research. "Demographic groups experience and are impacted by mental health differently. We found significant differences across racial and ethnic groups, gender, age, sexual orientation,...

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