Author Archives: Ashley Kasarjian

About Ashley Kasarjian

Attorney at Snell and Wilmer in Phoenix, Arizona, and publisher of the blog, Employment and the Law.

Ways to Boost Employee Morale

Often times the day-to-day issues that human resource professionals encounter with employees are not necessarily the legal “can we or can’t we” types of issues but, rather, are related to employees’ interactions with one another and overall employee morale. It … Continue reading

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A Year of Change – Increasing Penalties and More

One thing we already know about 2016– this year will bring changes in many of the “numbers” we are accustomed to in the world of employment law: the OSHA penalties are likely to significantly increase, the salary level for exempt … Continue reading

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Government Websites With Cybersecurity Tips & Information

My colleague, Pat Fowler, is one of the authors of Into the Breach… Data Privacy and Protection Blog and wrote a fantastic article about government websites with cybersecurity tips and information that I wanted to provide here. It’s the perfect … Continue reading

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The Lessons of EEOC v. Freeman – “Know when to hold ’em. Know when to fold ’em.”

I was going to skip past this opinion from the District of Maryland until I realized that it started with a reference to a classic country song and, therefore, it immediately moved up my list and became worthy of a … Continue reading

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Women of Maricopa

Now that everyone has spent the last week reading articles about the new overtime regulations that were proposed by the Department of Labor, I thought I would highlight a recent event in the valley. A couple of weeks ago I … Continue reading

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