A Simple Solution To Prevent Pay Equity Claims

Law360, New York (May 7, 2013, 12:33 PM EDT) -- What's the one simple step that can prevent most equal pay claims and doesn't even require a lawyer, consultant or statistics?

Evaluate everybody at the same time.

When we ask managers how they ensure that their employees are evaluated on an equitable basis, we often hear, "I rate each employee as an individual." That sounds wonderful, but "grading on a curve" is a better way to rate your employees if you don't want a discrimination claim.

Many companies have a single performance review period for everybody...
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