Category: First Thursday Podcasts

First Thursday, January 2015

It’s the first First Thursday podcast of the new year, albeit a little late due to the holidays. Here’s what in this month’s First Thursday podcast: Supreme Court Rejects Worker

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First Thursday, December 2014

[jwplayer player=”1″ mediaid=”9272″] Covered in this month’s podcast: The implications of a very important shift work study Are personal Cell phone records public documents Social media policy and discipline Wall

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First Thursday, November 2014

Each month, Will Aitchison discusses recent news stories, legal decisions and economic developments that impact public safety employees and employers, union and management representatives, and attorneys involved with public safety

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First Thursday, October 2014

Each month, Will Aitchison discusses recent news stories, legal decisions and economic developments that impact public safety employees and employers, union and management representatives, and attorneys involved with public safety

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First Thursday, September 2014

Each month, Will Aitchison discusses recent news stories, legal decisions and economic developments that impact public safety employees and employers, union and management representatives, and attorneys involved with public safety

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First Thursday, August 2014

Included in this month’s podcast: A roundup of recent labor contract signings Federal appeals court upholds verdict against fire union In absence of binding promise, no protection for post-retirement insurance

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First Thursday, July 2014

In this month’s First Thursday podcast, Will discusses the impact of three major Supreme Court decisions dealing with ‘Fair Share’, cell phone searches and Garcetti. Download the podcast (Use this

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First Thursday, June 2014

Featured in this month’s podcast: Preview of the Supreme Court’s decision on Fair Share case, Harris v. Quinn California PERB holds factfinding applies to mid-term bargaining How the ADA and

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First Thursday, May 2014

Featured in this month’s podcast: Supreme Court upholds Michigan’s ban on race and gender preferences in employment, education Retired police firefighters reach deal with Detroit Two important California PERB decisions

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First Thursday, April 2014

Featured in this month’s podcast: Does state’s flex time system violate the FLSA? Is county required to pay corrections officers overtime for meal periods? LAFD dispatchers, aeromedical technicians not firefighters

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First Thursday, March 2014

Featured in this month’s podcast: Required retirement contributions do not violate ‘Contracts Clause’ Will answers an FLSA question submitted on our website Officer can be disciplined for working without permission

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First Thursday, February 2014

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First Thursday, January 2014

Now with improved audio quality! As part of our constant effort to provide you with the best quality products, we spared no expense in building a state-of-the-art sound studio to

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First Thursday, December 2013

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First Thursday, November 2013

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First Thursday, October 2013

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First Thursday, September 2013

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First Thursday, August 2013

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First Thursday July 2013

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First Thursday June 2013

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First Thursday February 2013

Featured in this month’s podcast: New DOL guidelines for the FMLA Scott v. Williams lawsuit out of Florida Drastic pension benefit cuts for one California city Last chance agreement violates

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First Thursday March 2013

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First Thursday April 2013

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First Thursday May 2013

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