Construction Labor Woes are Wearing on Region
Article is by Crain's Cleveland Business, Stan Bullard.
Ripples from a tightening supply of workers in the building trades are starting to surface in Northeast Ohio's construction market.
Doug Price, CEO of Willoughby-based apartment and office owner K&D Group, said he considers the labor shortage in the building...
State Cites Sub for $12M of Wage Theft Violations
Written by Kim Slowey from Construction Dive
The California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE), also known as the Labor Commissioner’s Office, has cited specialty contractor RDV Construction, based in City of Industry, California, for allegedly committing $12 million of wage theft violations against more...
Construction and Disability
From the webpage of Go Construct.
A diverse workforce brings benefits to both the employee and the employer. For people with disabilities, a job in construction can provide a great career for life. Meanwhile, the industry gains a diverse workforce of highly respected employees who are skilled at what they do – and will...
Ohio Employers Boosting Pay, Benefits to Attract Workers in Tight Labor Market
Written by Mark Williams, The Columbus Dispatch
About two-thirds of the 150 business owners surveyed for PNC Bank’s fall economic survey say they’ve taken one or more steps in response to the labor conditions."
Protecting Confidential Information and Trade Secrets When Employees Leave the Company
This article is Danielle Ochs at Ogletree Deakins, answers employers’ frequently asked questions about the intricacies that arise when an employee with valuable information leaves the company.
What can employers do at the start of the employment relationship to protect their trade secrets and confidential information...
How Wage and Hour Coverage Can Safeguard Your Business: Understanding Employment Practices Liability Insurance
This blog is by author Dario Nalli, Oswald.
If labor laws are complicated and expected to change, how can savvy business owners protect themselves?
Cleveland Metropolitan School District puts facilities plan on hold
by Chuck Hoven of the Plain Press.
The Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) has placed the last two segments (Segments Eight and Nine) of its Master Facilities Plan on hold while it tries to resolve a dispute with the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC)
Using BIM to Resolve Disputes and Claims
By Construction Dive's Kim Slowey
BIM can be invaluable during a dispute process when contractors and their attorneys must take a forensic look back at the project..."
Saving Performance Reviews: Why and How You Should Keep Them Around
This blog is by Lena Requist, Due.com
Reviews do serve a purpose; done correctly, your team will feel engaged and even be more productive."
The Fannie Lewis Law Still in Effect
This article is from the website of Frantz Ward LLP
The decisions were both in favor of the City of Cleveland’s “Home Rule” powers and the City’s constitutional authority to create laws relating to public improvement projects funded by the City."