Monthly Archives: أبريل 2012

Availability of Health Insurance at Work Declines

new study reports on the decreasing availability of health insurance as a fringe benefit.  As health insurance premiums have risen, many employers have offered less generous benefits.  As of 2010, only about two-thirds of working adults were covered by employer-provided health plans (either their own or through a family member).  And because many people...
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Maryland Legislature Passes New Employment Laws

The Maryland legislative session just ended. As always, lots of bills were left on the cutting room floor. But a couple of interesting laws will become law if the Governor signs them. The most newsworthy bill would prohibit employers from asking their employees or applicants to allow access to their social media sites, such as facebook....
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