Age Discrimination in Employment

On November 6, 2018 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously  that the federal law which prohibits age discrimination in employment applies to state and local governments, regardless of their size. The case, Mount Lemmon Fire District v. Guido, involved a…

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What NJ Public Employers Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Decision in Janus

On June 27, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Janus v. AFSCME that states cannot require public sector employees to pay union fees. Specifically, in its 5-4 ruling, the Court decided that the involuntary payment of agency shop fees by non-members…