Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment

Divorced and separated people are protected by marital discrimination law, top state court rules

Law Firms

Suit says Jones Day manager was micromanaged and laid off after pregnancy leave

Criminal Justice

Two lawyers and housekeeper are indicted in connection with sex tape of Waffle House CEO

Laywer Pay

Suit by lawyer for startup claims he received zilch for his work as general counsel

Labor & Employment

Law360 settles state AG probe, will stop requiring new editorial hires to sign noncompete agreements

Careers

Advantaged women are more likely to work full-time, study says: Are better work policies the answer?

Labor & Employment

Cost-of-living adjustments not guaranteed for public pensioners, says NJ Supreme Court

Labor & Employment

Illinois attorney general sues Jimmy John’s over noncompete clauses for low-wage workers

Labor & Employment

Court awards over $500K in wrongful dismissal case to rogue trader who cost bank nearly $7B

Labor & Employment

Fired by feds over critical op-eds, former Gitmo chief prosecutor settles free-speech case for $100K

Law Firms

Bias claims against Mintz Levin are revived; associate had searched computer system for evidence

Labor & Employment

Lawyer banned by fitness club had no standing to complain about retaliation, says appeals court

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court ruled for postal worker in dispute over time limit for constructive discharge claim

Labor & Employment

It’s not illegal to fire someone for being ‘too cute,’ Manhattan trial court rules

Labor & Employment

Police union sues LAPD chief, alleging he encourages review board to discipline officers

Attorney Fees

Utah Supreme Court strikes down attorney fee schedule in workers’ comp cases

U.S. Supreme Court

Company sued by EEOC can collect attorney fees absent a ruling on the merits, Supreme Court rules

Labor and Employment

New overtime pay rules expected to affect millions of workers

Trials & Litigation

Early plaintiff in Uber case challenges $100M settlement, says he feels ‘utterly betrayed’ by lawyer

Labor & Employment

US is investigating Hollywood hiring practices, ACLU says