Perhaps you just started your own company or need a hand for a project. Every day hundreds of thousands of people advertise in the yellow pages, local newspapers, and other media outlets. However, before you post an advertisement, you should be aware of the federal and state laws that apply to advertisements.
It may seem that common sense should get you by, but subtle distinctions in the words you use in your ads could get you into legal trouble. In this article we’ll explore the ins and outs of advertising to hire individuals in the workplace.
Next, we’ll explore and give a brief overview of some federal laws that may affect your advertisement in your next search for hire.