Curious how new labor and employment laws and regulations will affect your organization? There are a host of new or amended laws that will impact most employers in 2019. Below is a brief summary of the laws and regulations taking effect this year, and some additional changes that are anticipated to impact employers.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (U.S.P.T.O.) recently released a report on women inventors on U.S. patents. The key findings are interesting.
In 2018, approximately 201 patents were issued that had at least one inventor having an address in South Dakota. This number was a significant decrease from 2017, when 230 patents were issued to a South Dakota inventor.