One of the most important communication tools between an employer and employees is the employee handbook. Not only does this document set forth expectations and legal information on behalf of the employer, but it also provides insight to employees on what they can expect from the company. Many companies make
SARASOTA, Fla. — One of Sarasota’s oldest law firms, Kirk Pinkerton, PA (www.KirkPinkerton.com) recently welcomed Elisha Robertson as an associate attorney at its Sarasota-based office. She joins her father, Bill Robertson, CEO and personal injury attorney, at the prestigious law firm. At Kirk Pinkerton, the sixth-generation attorney will practice
On April 30th, 2015 Goodwill Manasota held its Ambassador Recognition Luncheon, recognizing those who make a commitment to share the mission of Goodwill with the community by volunteering at events, speaking on the organization’s behalf, creating new fundraisers, and introducing their friends, family and colleagues to Goodwill. Bill Robertson, Kirk
Most families have a box of mementos and memorabilia from their parents, maybe their grandparents. Kirk Pinkerton CEO Bill Robertson’s box goes all the way back to the Civil War. From inside, he pulls out a detailed archive of his family’s history of military and legal service, with personal diaries,
Kirk Pinkerton is Helping Our Heroes in an effort to bring together local executives with veterans in the Sarasota-Bradenton area who are unable to find work. The Helping Our Heroes effort is spearheaded by Bill Robertson of the Kirk-Pinkerton Law Firm and Host of Let’s Talk Law on WSRQ Radio.
Last year, the United States Supreme Court published Gross v. FBL Financial Services, Inc., 129 S.Ct. 2343 (2009), and established a new standard of proof for federal Age Discrimination in Employment Act (“ADEA”) claims. The Court held that proof that age was a “motivating factor” for an adverse employment action