Employment Law Resource Links
United States Department of Labor (DOL)
Information for workers, employers and unions.
Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
Information regarding enforcement of federal labor laws, including minimum wage; child labor and overtime standards set out under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA); the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA); and the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA).
The Contract Employee's Handbook
This resource contains information to assist independent contractors with management of their careers.
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
The NLRB site provides background information on the functions and services of the National Labor Relations Board of interest to employers, employees and policymakers.
List of rights guaranteed to employees covered under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
Employee Rights Notice Posting
Employee rights notice which must be posted by private sector employers advising employees of their rights under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
Employment Law: An Overview
The Legal Information Institute (LII) gives background information on various employment law issues.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Home Page
Information about the ADA, including regulation, enforcement and innovations to assist with compliance.
Official site for American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations.
Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA)
Resources for creating and maintaining a safe work environment as well as information on reporting non-compliant workplaces.
Workplace Fairness, formerly known as the National Employee Rights Institute (NERI), helps individuals understand their rights in the workplace; the organization's site includes fact sheets, discussion groups and publications.
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