Sick Days

  • Admin, Announcements, Health Care / Medicine

    Where in the World Is Elie Mystal?

    Some of you have been wondering about the whereabouts of our colleague, Elie Mystal. As several of you have noticed, he hasn’t written for these pages since last Tuesday. No, Elie’s not still on vacation. Unfortunately, he’s on sick leave: he has been bedridden since Tuesday with tonsillitis and an acute sinus infection. Either he’ll […]

    51 Comments / / Aug 30, 2011 at 5:15 PM
  • Perks / Fringe Benefits, Small Law Firms

    Small Firms, Big Lawyers: Get Rid of Sick Days

    Every so often a lawyer with a small firm will ask me what to do about providing employees with paid sick days. The practice is much more common in large firms, but many lawyers have come to expect it as a perk no matter how big their firms are. (To be clear, I’m talking about […]

    38 Comments / / May 18, 2011 at 12:44 PM