The Fox Valley Society for Human Resource Management (FVSHRM) is the Fox Valley's leading professional association for members of the human resource management profession. As one of the local affiliate chapters of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Fox Valley SHRM Chapter is dedicated to advancing the human resource profession and serving its more than 350 members by providing them with a variety of opportunities for professional growth, leadership development, and networking.
The purpose of SHRM is to provide an opportunity for Human Resource professionals in the Fox Valley area to meet in a spirit of cooperation for purposes of education and information-sharing relating to human resource management. The Chapter’s mission is to enhance the professionalism of human resource management in the Fox Valley area, to establish friendly communication between the various employers, and to prepare human resource professionals for their roles as leaders and decision makers within their organizations.
Wisconsin passes a law to eliminate work permits for 16 & 17 year olds and seeks to extend employment protections to those based on gender identity and gender expression. The DOL has been busy - withdrawing interpretations on joint employers and independent contractors; finalizing a position on DOL overtime rules; beginning the process to propose a new salary basis threshold; and announcing it will once again issue wage and hour opinion letters. Congress has been moving along, but expect to see potentially bigger things in the next month before Congress goes into August recess.
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