Meghan Dwyer

2010 Just the Beginning for ENDA?

Legislative Update: Employment Non-Discrimination Act The Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) would create federal protections against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.  The first version of the bill was introduced in 1994.  The latest version, introduced in June 2009, is currently in committee. The House Education and Labor Committee held a full committee […]

Employers Need Blogging and Social Networking Guidelines

As an attorney working with companies whose employees use social media on a daily basis I have observed that companies often react after problems occur instead of dealing with new technology proactively through sensible employee policies.  Whether employees are twittering, texting, facebooking, or blogging, employee handbooks may now need social media guidelines. Employees are likely […]