Archives for March 2014

ELS Partners Jamala McFadden, and Chandra Davis selected as 2014 “Rising Stars” and “Super Lawyers”

ELS Partners Jamala McFadden and Chandra Davis were selected by Super Lawyers Magazine as 2014 “Rising Stars” and “Super Lawyers” in the area of employment defense. Super Lawyers is a […]

Employee Misclassification

Misclassifying employees as independent contractors is a huge concern for the Labor Department, and they are getting serious about fixing it. During the past two years, the DOL has collected […]

ELS Partner Chandra Davis Lectures at UGA

ELS Partner Chandra C. Davis lectured to a University of Georgia class regarding law and ethics in the workplace on March 25, 2014. Chandra has taught twice a year for […]

ELS Hires First Associate to Start April 2014

ELS is proud to announce the hiring of its first Associate Attorney, Tennille C. Hoover.  Tennille graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Spelman College, earning her B.A. in […]

Two Courts of Appeals to Consider Legality of Paying Incentive Compensation to Fluctuating Workweek Employees

In a pair of appeals that will have significant implications for employers that utilize the fluctuating workweek (FWW) method of calculating overtime compensation, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the […]