Legal Lately: Top legal news for the week ending March 14, 2014

Legal Lately is Robert Half Legal's weekly offering of essential legal news and trends that impact the field today. This week, get results from a survey about mandatory sick leave laws, learn why telecommuting may not be right for everyone, read about "road rage" in the office, and more*.

  • According to a survey by, new mandatory sick leave laws have overwhelming public support. Read more. (Digital Journal)
  • Telecommuting – learn why it’s good for morale, yet may be bad for legal exposure. (
  • There’s no place for rage in the law office. Take to heart these words of wisdom.  (Wisconsin Law Journal)
  • In the U.S., here are top five legal trends for hospitality employers. (Mondaq)
  • For Uncle Sam’s lawyers, 2013 was a good year. The federal government spent about half as much to resolve lawsuits than the year before. (

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