What counts as retaliation? Heed new DOL guide.

Joining the EEOC, which issued guidance on COVID-related retaliation in December, the U.S. Department of Labor has now issued its own guidelines. Both efforts indicate that the Biden administration is cracking down on employers who punish workers for exercising their legal rights to file (or voice) workplace complaints.

For all employers, it is wise to have a system to make it easy for employees to file complaints. Also, you must conduct...

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