Interview On The FMLA With Stacy Bunck and John Stretton

Will interviews attorneys Stacy Bunck and John Stretton of the management-side law firm Ogletree-Deakins on the Family And Medical Leave Act. They cover the basics of the FMLA, what the employer’s obligations and responsibilities are with respect to things such as health insurance and payment of premiums, life and disability insurance, accrual of paid leave, […]

Hillsborough Co. Survey Mirrors Union Findings On Fire Rescue Problems

TAMPA, Fla (WFLA) – Hillsborough County commissioners have gotten their first peek at a fire rescue study for which taxpayers doled out about $150,000. That study will tell them what 8 On Your Side revealed last August – there is a morale problem at Hillsborough Fire Rescue. Firefighters say they do not feel the department is doing […]

CT Troopers, Five More State Employee Unions, In Line For Raises

A new contract granting state police raises and a paid lunch break tops a list of six new labor deals that would cost $58 million collectively by 2022 — and also could throw a last-minute wrench into state budget negotiations. As legislators and Gov. Ned Lamont struggle to craft a new biennial budget — and […]