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The Top 10 Labor and Employment Issues Retailers Will Face in 2017

The Top 10 Labor and Employment Issues Retailers Will Face in 2017

It is a new year and a new administration. 2017 will bring change for retail employers but just how much and in what areas is yet to be seen.

Employment issues are not new to retail employers. Each new year holds the potential for new rules and regulations to navigate. This year retailers are faced with many unknowns that could range from rolling back previous executive orders and rules to the uncertainty of the ever increasing state and municipal laws. No one knows what the future will hold but this author has compiled a list of 10 issues in labor and employment that all retailers will want to keep an eye on.

Diane Saunders is a Shareholder in the Boston office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. Ms. Saunders is the co-chair of the firm’s Retail Practice Group, and a member of the firm’s Steering Committees for the Class Action Practice Group and Professional Development. She has been helping employers with their labor and employment issues and business disputes for over 20 years.