Law360 (February 11, 2011, 2:40 PM EST) -- Last year was a busy year for employment litigation. As companies continued to reduce head count, former employees increasingly turned to the courts for relief. Some of those employees won; others lost. Along the way, the courts offered practical tips for employers to navigate the maze of state and federal employment laws governing the workplace. This article briefly highlights just a few of the lessons learned from court decisions across the country.
Employment Policies Matter, and Can Make All the Difference to a Judge