Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment

Kleiner to Ellen Pao: Drop appeal or pay $1M in legal costs

Education Law

Masked gunman in surprise ‘active shooter’ school drill traumatized teacher, federal lawsuit says

Insurance Law

Don’t participate in employee wellness program? Penalty can’t be too harsh, EEOC says in draft rules

Trials & Litigation

Employer ordered to pay $270K plus $2.1M in attorney’s fees, federal judge rules

Tort Law

Window washer who survived 11-story fall is sued by driver whose car he struck

Labor & Employment

‘On-call’ work scheduling is probed by New York attorney general

Disability Law

Telecommuting option not required by ADA for job demanding ‘interpersonal skills,’ says court

Trials & Litigation

Judge orders embattled state AG to show why she shouldn’t be held in contempt for axing prosecutor

Law Firms

‘Frat house’ mood alleged in suit against Nelson Brown; lawyer says she was fired for not fitting in

Law Firms

Lawyer who quit after being berated by partner fails in unemployment benefits bid

Attorney Fees

Legal costs exceed $100 per student at some public schools; $23 is billed for lawyer’s phone message

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court ruling reviving $40M courthouse-renovation asbestos suit will go to state’s top court

Law Firms

Men-only golf retreats and unequal work assignments alleged in bias suit against McElroy Deutsch

Law Schools

Two law profs sue William Mitchell over proposed changes to tenure policy as law school merger looms

Labor & Employment

Sexual harrassment suit filed by 2 deputy DAs against their former supervisor

Labor & Employment

Fired over blond highlights, former Hooters waitress wins $250K arbitration award

Labor & Employment

More companies thwart employee class actions in arbitration agreements

In-House Counsel

Judge tosses bias suit by former Booz Allen lawyer

Copyright Law

Law firm faces copyright claim after press obtains secret video made by a client’s co-worker

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao loses discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins, then judge revives one claim