This week’s “States of Work” looks at Nevada legislation to block nondisclosure agreements from settlements involving sexual offenses or discrimination, plus Minnesota and Illinois efforts to tackle wage theft.

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Nevada Nondisclosure Ban

Employers that settle allegations involving sex discrimination or sexual offenses won’t be able to bar the claimant from talking about it under a new Nevada law.

The law, signed by Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) on May 25, also applies to nondisclosure agreements related to sex discrimination by landlords, as well as retaliation...