Workplace Laws Every Employer Needs to Know

You need to know about laws governing the employment relationship.

Updated 9/06/2023

As an employer, you will have to follow a host of state and federal laws that regulate your relationship with your employees. Among the things you'll be expected to know and understand:

Workplace Laws

For the most complete guide to your legal rights and responsibilities as an employer, get The Employer's Legal Handbook, by Aaron Hotfelder (Nolo). It explains how to handle every part of the employment relationship, from hiring to firing, fairly and legally.

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