Preventive Law for Employers

Kiernan’s Corner

Criminal Convictions Can Lead to Unemployment

Kiernan’s Corner  is happy to feature a guest post this time, by  my NJ Attorneys List collegaue Adam Rosenblum:  Studies have shown that criminal convictions make it much harder to secure employment and, quite often, are a factor employers consider when firing people. When you take this into consideration, along with […]

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NLRB posting rule enjoined–April 30 deadline cancelled

A little-known fact is that National Labor Relations Act covers all employers enagged in interstate commerce–not just union shops.  Last year, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a rule that would require all employers subject to the Act to post notices informing employees of their rights under the NLRA.  The orginal deadline […]

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More tips to keep your legal bills low

Recently I gave employers five tips on how to keep your legal bills down and help your lawyer present the best case for your business.  Here are five more: 6: Protect attorney-client confidentiality The attorney-client privilege protects the confidentiality of conversations, meetings, emails, and other communications between you and your […]

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Wal-Mart shuts its only unionized North American store

From the CCH WorkWeek newsletter: Wal-Mart announced last week that it would close its Tire and Lube Express store in Gatineau, Quebec, months after the store’s six employees formed a union and secured a court-imposed bargaining agreement under Canadian labor law. Wal-Mart said the closure was a result of the […]

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Candidates on Labor Issues–Part I

Now that the nominating conventions are over and the general election campaign is in full swing, let’s look at the candidates’ positions on labor issues. Today, we’ll look at Barack Obama, and tomorrow we’ll examine John McCain. Here’s what Senator Obama had to say about Labor Day: Here’s Sen. Obama’s […]

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Who is Ann Kiernan?

Ann Kiernan is an employment lawyer who has been practicing law in New Jersey for more than 30 years. She represents only employers and management and regularly provides management training companies big and small. Employment law is constantly changing, and Ann is familiar how these changes affect employers. To keep up-to-date and learn what issues are currently affecting businesses and employers in New Jersey, read the blog.

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Ann may be reached via telephone at 732-846-3201 and email.

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