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Labor Law

Labor Law

To help you better understand U.S. labor laws, we’ve created a glossary that includes some of the most impactful labor laws in this country. Browsing through our labor law glossary, you can find specific labor law acts, learn more about how they affect employers and employees, and find out how to stay in compliance with these laws.

Popular Terms

Time tracking

Time tracking is a blanket term for a number of methods comp... See more

Payroll deductions

Payroll deductions are any payments an employer withholds fr... See more


"SAAS" is one of those acronyms that turns up in a lot of co... See more

Employee onboarding

An effective employee onboarding process involves more than ... See more

Recruiting Software

Recruiting software is an important tool for talent manageme... See more

Workforce productivity

Increased productivity is a consistent goal in nearly every ... See more

Recent Terms

Employee Assistance Program

Is the modern workplace more stressful than ever before? If ... See more

Employee self-service (ESS)

Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

Payroll accrual

What is payroll accrual? Payroll accrual is a shorthand ter... See more

Employee development

There is an old but true adage that says a business is only ... See more

Severance pay

All journeys must eventually come to an end, and the employe... See more

Employee Handbook

What Is an Employee Handbook? An employee handbook is a com... See more

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