Bloomberg Law for HR Professionals is a complete, one-stop resource, continuously updated, providing HR professionals with fast answers to a wide range of domestic and international human resources issues.

Rely on expert analyses and guidance for the toughest HR questions with resources such as the HR Practitioners Guide and strategic White Papers available only from Bloomberg Law. Zero in on relevant domestic and international laws with State and International Chart Builders. Use the HR Policy Handbook to develop policies that comply with state and local laws. Complete critical tasks quickly and confidently with our step-by-step Practical Guidance. Enjoy real-time news coverage with Bloomberg Law enhanced news and take advantage of unique features such as our Custom Research, and job-specific Salary Reports.

Bloomberg Law for HR Professionals provides an easy-to-use interface that organizes information intuitively. Find answers faster with natural language search and search results curated by editorial experts. 

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Expert Analysis

Bloomberg BNA Manuals – such as HR Policy Handbook, HR Practitioners Guide, EEO Compliance Manual – provide detailed, comprehensive analysis of critical legal issues that will help you manage everyday tasks, develop legally compliant policies and programs, and enable your organization to avoid the risk of litigation.

Find the legal analysis you need with authoritative Bloomberg Law treatises including coverage of FMLA, FLSA, employment discrimination, and occupational safety and health.

Stay up-to-speed with the latest developments affecting HR practitioners. Our Strategic White Papers run the gamut of topics affecting HR practitioners from diversity to compensation to benefits. Our exclusive Surveys and Reports, such as the HR Departments Benchmarks and Analysis, help you identify trends and define best practices for your organization.

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Essential Primary Sources

Bloomberg Law for HR Professionals federal and state law summaries provides access to relevant statutory codes and regulations, state and local laws, as well as select federal agency materials. Use state search to identify relevant state compliance requirements – across multiple jurisdictions – via a topical search. State Chart Builders and Local Quick Reference Charts allow you to dig deeper and quickly compare state and local laws across a broad array of topics.

Practice Tools

Bloomberg Law includes sample forms designed specifically for HR professionals; federal compliance checklists; mandatory federal forms as well as mandatory federal notices. Federal Law Summaries are topically organized and cover a range of issues from genetic information bias to confidential and proprietary information, including the governing federal laws.

Bloomberg Law for HR Professionals also includes step-by-step Practical Guidance including overviews, forms, and checklists for issues such as managing leave, verification of employment eligibility, and wage and hour compliance; and sample policies on topics such as social media and FMLA.

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Bloomberg Law for HR Professionals pulls together critical international HR coverage including:

  • Expert analysis  from the International HR Guide, International Labor & Employment Laws treatise, Strategic White Papers, and Law Firm Research on immigration law
  • International Country Primers
  • International Housing Cost Data and Developing Country Salary Data
  • International Chart Builders covering more than 85 jurisdictions and topics from hiring to privacy to personal taxes

In addition, the International landing page includes professional service requests for International Salaries and Custom Research questions, as well as international Professional Learning opportunities.

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Bloomberg Law’s Human Resources news will help ensure you and your staff can meet everyday challenges and long-term planning and policy-making goals with the latest on changes in laws, strategic insights on HR developments, and practical information.

Human Resources news includes new features and functionality, such as:

  • Real-time news updates to allow you to proactively develop HR strategies
  • A better mobile experience
  • Customization of email alerts by topic, so you receive only the news you want, when you need it
  • Daily Highlights, wrapping up the day’s events
  • Bloomberg Law Insights – thought leadership by expert practitioners examining emerging HR issues and trends



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