A rewards program at Veridian leads to false assumptions about Linda and turns Phil and Lem into counterfeiters. Elsewhere, Veronica tends to an eccentric CEO that the company is trying to oust from the board.
Ted helps his brother (Eddie McClintock) land a job as a salesman for a company that supplies Veridian with lab equipment, which has consequences for Phil and Lem. Meanwhile, Veronica receives an award from a charity for girls. Mr. Page: Rick Hoffman.
Veronica resorts to sabotage after she learns that Ted's workplace rival (Kyle Bornheimer) is working on virtually the same project as Ted's team while Ted takes a more ethical stance. Patricia: Carla Jimenez. Lisa: Martha Boles.
The staff use profanity after they receive a memo from the company with a typographical error. Meanwhile, Veronica wonders if her promotion was meant for someone else. Walter Palmer: Chris Parnell. Janet: Patricia Belcher.
Veronica intervenes when an employee levels false sexual-harassment charges against Ted and Linda, which have ramifications for the company. Sheila: Merrin Dungey. Alvin: Jake Dogias. Denise: Jennifer Irwin.
Veronica slacks off at work when her magician boyfriend Mordor (Mark Deklin) resurfaces, prompting Ted to meddle in her love life to get her to refocus on her job. Elsewhere, Lem receives a perplexing red lab coat. Patricia: Carla Jimenez.
Lem's mother (Khandi Alexander) visits the company, and begins an affair with Dr. Bhamba (Maz Jobrani). Elsewhere, Linda steals Ted's thunder by suggesting an improvement for his project...a light bulb that never burns out.
The company plays matchmaker, and pairs employees based on their genetic compatibility. Ted and Linda resist the notion until they meet their matches, and Veronica makes an unusual request of Lem in the second-season premiere. Greg: Taye Diggs.