Employment and Labor Law

Author: Patrick J. Cihon
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305580015
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Readers who are majoring in business or another non-legal professions will find EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR LAW, 9E offers the ideal comprehensive introduction to employment and labor relations. This book uses excerpts from real law cases to illustrate how labor-related disputes arise and are resolved in the courts. Eye-opening features, such as The Working Law and Ethical Dilemmas, demonstrate how labor legislation and ethical decision-making impact employees at all levels -- from hourly workers to owners. Readers review the most up-to-date information on the NLRB and EEOC, the Fair Labor Standards Act, President Obama’s executive orders regarding undocumented immigrants and LGBT rights, Obamacare, the Defense of Marriage Act, and other employee-benefits developments. This edition also addresses relevant issues, such as FLSA and NLRB rights for unpaid interns, teaching assistants, and student-athletes. No other book combines such balanced coverage with a reader-friendly approach. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Labor and Employment Law Text Cases

Author: David Twomey
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780324594843
Release Date: 2009-02-25
Genre: Business & Economics

Written by a nationally renowned White House labor arbitrator, this edition continues its comprehensive and objective treatment of labor and employment law topics while challenging students to develop critical thinking skills through case analysis. In-depth chapters explore labor law topics, focusing primarily on the National Labor Relations Act, and are updated to include coverage of court systems and the role of administrative agencies in policymaking. In addition, a thorough understanding of employment law topics is provided through chapters on discrimination law, occupational safety and health issues, employee privacy, and more and is updated to include issues of violence in the workplace and the implications of the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. No other text on this market can claim the prestige of authorship and timely coverage of topics so important to students in their business careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Labor Employment Law Text and Cases

Author: David Twomey
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780324400755
Release Date: 2006-08-07
Genre: Business & Economics

From the White House to your desk! LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW, written by a nationally renowned White House labor arbitrator, explores pay equity, age discrimination, disability discrimination, and employee privacy topics in a style that you can understand. It also details protection for contingent workers, the legality of employee involvement programs, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Employment Law for Human Resource Practice

Author: David Walsh
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781111972196
Release Date: 2012-02-23
Genre: Business & Economics

This text addresses human resource practices associated with each stage of the employment process--from hiring, to managing, to firing--and emphasizes the application of legal concepts to future business situations. Various features throughout the text offer students opportunities to develop issue spotting, critical thinking, and legal reasoning skills that will be integral in their future careers as human resource managers. EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR HUMAN RESOURCE PRACTICE, 4TH EDITION empowers students to understand the difference between what is legal and what is not, see and avoid potential problems, and know when to turn to a lawyer. While continuing its coverage of all the most important employment law topics, this edition has been updated to include extended coverage of a number of areas reflecting recent legislation, the issuance of new regulations, and recent case law. Some of these topics include: class action lawsuits, use of independent contractors, human trafficking, and the use of credit histories and criminal backgrounds when hiring. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Employment Discrimination Law

Author: David P. Twomey
Publisher: South-Western Pub
ISBN: 0324271301
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Business & Economics

This text is a concise guide to employment-discrimination and related laws especially designed for management students. The information contained raises awareness of the issues in the work place and enables future business managers to provide informed leadership necessary for a discrimination- and harassment-free work place.

Law and Ethics in the Business Environment

Author: Terry Halbert
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780538473514
Release Date: 2011-01-19
Genre: Business & Economics

Blending theory with practical applications, the 7th Edition of LAW AND ETHICS IN THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT presents modern issues in business ethics with the latest in case law for a thought-provoking and engaging text. Student-friendly in tone, the text doesn’t shy away from controversial topics; rather it encourages lively classroom debate on everything from privacy and workers’ rights to diversity and stereotyping. Worlds away from the typical rote learning text, LAW AND ETHICS IN THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT employs insightful end-of-chapter and case questions to sharpen students’ critical-thinking skills, along with historical quotes, chapter projects, and a wealth of Internet-based, interactive assignments like role plays, mock trials, roundtables, and more! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Anderson s Business Law and Legal Environment Standard

Author: David P. Twomey
Publisher: South-Western Pub
ISBN: 0324222602
Release Date: 2004-03
Genre: Law

Concise statement of the black letter law that affects business is the continuing hallmark of this text. Widely praised for its case selection and focus on CPA preparation, professors and students alike can have confidence that they are learning the most up-to-date developments in business law. Summarized cases, supporting examples, ethical scenarios drawn from the real world, short vignettes entitled "Whats Behind the Law," and extensive end of chapter case problems introduce students to the legal issues that they will face in the business world.

Ulrich s International Periodicals Directory

Author: Carolyn Farquhar Ulrich
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015046841279
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Periodicals

Contains essential bibliographic and access information on serials published throughout the world.

Business law today

Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Publisher: South-Western Pub
ISBN: 0324204833
Release Date: 2005-01-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Business Law Today, Standard Edition is an accessible law text with high interest and exceptional visual appeal. This is a book that professors like, while students appreciate its thorough, dynamic coverage of traditional business law topics and summarized cases. This text meets the AACSB curriculum requirements.

Strategic Management of Human Resources

Author: Jeffrey A. Mello
Publisher:
ISBN: 0538743387
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Human capital

Make human resources work for you. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES, 3e, International Edition shows you how through its unique system of concept integration. Most human resources textbooks give you the theories without showing you the connections to real life. This textbook lets you see both sides of human resources: the theory and the application. That way, you will not only get a great grade in class, you will be on your way to success after college as well.

Business Law Principles for Today s Commercial Environment

Author: David Twomey
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780324786699
Release Date: 2010-04-05
Genre: Business & Economics

In addition to preparing you to ace your business law course, BUSINESS LAW: PRINCIPLES FOR TODAY’S COMMERCIAL ENVIRONMENT, Third Edition, provides information and resources to assist you in studying for the CPA exam. This book helps you grasp key legal concepts and principles by reinforcing your understanding through applications and examples of real-world dilemmas, issues, and problems. Current, comprehensive, easy-to-understand and fascinating to read, BUSINESS LAW: PRINCIPLES FOR TODAY’S COMMERCIAL ENVIRONMENT will help prepare you for class and give you all the resources you need to succeed in your business law course. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.