New Salary History Laws Crimp Attorney Hiring Process

By Fredric Newman (August 21, 2017, 3:20 PM EDT) -- Nearly a year ago, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed a bill requiring equal pay for equal work, which also prohibited Massachusetts employers from asking prospective hires for their salary history. (The law goes into effect July 1, 2018). California, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, New Orleans and New York City have quickly followed suit....

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