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International Legal Note: Salaries of CEOs of international NGOs: Ensuring fair compensation while avoiding populist rage
We have all seen studies showing how the divergence between executive compensation and that of regular employees has grown dramatically. Does the international social work community need to look in the mirror? Do some NGOs ...
Where are the records? Handling lost/destroyed records in child welfare tort litigation.
(American Bar Association (ABA), 2011-08)
As child welfare professionals, we have all encountered the “missing” record, most often during day-to-day advocacy. For those who practice child welfare tort litigation, incomplete discovery is also common, even ...
Legal Considerations of Understaffing Child Welfare Departments.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2011-04)
The article discusses the legal aspects of staff reduction in a child welfare and human services departments in the U.S. It explores the different factors which contribute to staff cuts including the tough economic conditions, ...
Transparency in human services.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2011-06)
Diamonds that are absolutely clearare the most valuable—so too, are departments of human services. The word transparency is derived from theLatin, transparere, meaning to appear or to become visible. Transparency has ...
Keeping Foster Children Safe in the Water.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2011-10)
The article outlines the state regulations regarding swimming pool safety for children in foster care. It states that foster parents should notify licensor when installing a swimming pool. It indicates that the entrances ...
A tool to help track employment trends.
(American Public Human Services Association-APHSA, 2011-08)
In every aspect, globalization and the Internet have rapidly changed the century’s first decade. Consequently, the 21st century’s second decade will reshape the way jobs, benefits and labor law are perceived. ...