Labor & Employment

  • 2017 Arkansas Legislative Update
    2017-04-24

    2017 Arkansas Legislative Update

    In the 91st General Assembly of the Arkansas State Legislature, the following acts have been passed that relate to labor and employment issues:

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  • Five Things You Need to Know About Act 593
    2017-04-20

    Five Things You Need to Know About Act 593

    How will the amendment to the Medical Marijuana Amendment affect employers? In the recently concluded General Assembly, the legislature passed Act 593 to amend the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment. The purpose of the Act was to provide clarification to several terms and concepts left undefined in the Amendment itself related to the employment context.

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  • ARSHRM Presented Legislative Advocacy Award to Wayne Young
    2017-04-06

    ARSHRM Presented Legislative Advocacy Award to Wayne Young

    The Arkansas SHRM State Council named Attorney H. Wayne Young as the recipient of the 2017 Russell Gunter Legislative Advocacy Award. The award was given at the Annual ARSHRM Conference & Expo that took place on Thursday, April 6 in Hot Springs. The award recognizes outstanding contributions of time and effort in local, state or federal legislative advocacy on behalf of the Human Resources profession.

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  • Attorney Daniel Herrington Featured in High Profile
    2017-03-26

    Attorney Daniel Herrington Featured in High Profile

    Dan Herrington has been involved with the Heart Association ever since he passed the bar exam and went to work as an employment lawyer for the Friday, Eldredge & Clark LLP firm more than 20 years ago. His initial interest stemmed from a request by his firm's leadership to organize volunteers from within the company for the annual Heart Walk and to make a good impression with the size and enthusiasm of the team.

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