Articles

False Claims Act And Whistleblowers: Employer Obligations To Prevent Retaliation

 

A COO is fired after cooperating with an FBI investigation into alleged wrongdoing by his employer. The employer now faces a civil suit in addition to the investigation. Read more...

 

Are Your Employees Calling In Sick More Often? You Make The Call

 

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused increased numbers of employees to call in sick. Is your workforce calling in, too? You make the call. Read more...

 

Ask Leslie: How Should I Manage An Employee Who Constantly Works Overtime?

Leslie Zieren

An employer asks Leslie Zieren, Esq. how to manage an employee who won't stop working overtime. Read more...

 

Stopping "Buddy Punching" And Other Forms Of Employee Time Theft

 

Theft of employer assets by employees causes multiple types of employer losses. Learn how to avoid the risk posed by one common method - buddy punching. Read more...

 

News

New Fax Number for Best Practice Help Line

The fax line for Best Practice Help Line consultation requests is now 918-712-5965.

Tax Season Is Here And So Are Taxpayer Cyber Scams

Every year hackers take advantage of the stress of filing taxes to target victims, including employers, with phishing scams. Learn more.

Multi-Factor Authentication: Does It Help Protect Your Data?

SonicWall, Inc. says hackers breached its system security software and is working on a fix. Learn about multi-factor authentication.

How Fast Can A Cybercriminal Crack Your Password?

New research on 2020's most popular passwords shows that a large majority can be hacked in less than a second. This is yet another reason why password security should be a top priority.