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Fisher & Phillips’ Shayna Balch earns honor

Julia Koestner

Fisher & Phillips LLP announced Tuesday that Super Lawyers Magazine has named Shayna Balch, partner, to its 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars listing. This marks the fifth year in a row that the labor and employment attorney has received the unique accolade. Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who… Read More →

Fisher & Phillips Introduces New FMLA Leave App

FMLA Leave App
by in Business News

Beta Version Available at National SHRM Conference Fisher & Phillips LLP announced today that it has developed a Smartphone and Tablet app that allows employers to calculate certain FMLA leaves of absence. The Beta FMLA Leave Calculator app will allow human resource professionals and other managers to calculate basic leave requests and determine how much… Read More →

Avoiding Unhappy Office Holiday Parties

Office Holiday Parties
by in Columnist Spotlight | Legal | Workforce

Avoiding Unhappy Office Holiday Parties Everyone loves a good company holiday party. They’re usually a fun way to unwind with your peers in a non-work environment, but sometimes these situations can take a quick turn for the worse. From sexual advances to drunken car rides home, holiday cheer can quickly turn into fear when you… Read More →

Beware The Ides Of March…Madness

March Madness in the Workplace
by in Sports | Workforce

This obscure phrase, once a warning uttered to the ill-fated Julius Caesar, serves now as a reminder of the coming workplace distraction otherwise known as March Madness. Since even before the days of Caesar and gladiatorial combat, humankind has been enticed with the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat, and the exhilaration of college… Read More →