In considering whether federal employment laws apply to tribal employers, some courts are drawing a distinction between tribal government operations and tribal enterprises. The [...]
Employee handbooks serve to define employee success and failure in the workplace. Employers express their definition of success and failure in the workplace by [...]
Tribal employers should be aware of the potential for defamation claims from both the perspective of the tribal employer and from the perspective of [...]
Yes. The courts have made it more difficult for tribal employers to require employees to follow the rules. To reduce this difficulty, tribal employers [...]
Can a state worker’s compensation court hear a dispute involving an injury incurred by a worker while assisting with the expansion of an on-reservation casino?
Recently, the Minnesota Supreme Court said that Minnesota worker's compensation courts have the power (jurisdiction) to hear disputes when the worker is injured in [...]