Labor & Employment

Insurance Law

Paying workers with health issues to get exchange-market insurance violates the law, feds say

Court Security

Court worker files HIPAA suit, says she was searched daily after misconstrued remark

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sues fitness club, alleges he was banned for prior lawsuit

Judiciary

Posner opinion tosses judge from case partly for his ‘tone of derision’

Labor & Employment

Hospital chain says job applicants who test positive for ‘tobacco use’ won’t be hired

Labor & Employment

Sex harassment suit claims trial lawyer refined his techniques to avoid explicit job-for-sex offer

Corporate Law

Think tank sues Winstead for $1M, says firm helped CEO secretly settle with worker by promoting her

Verdicts & Settlements

Fired manager is awarded $186M in pregnancy bias suit against AutoZone

Bar Associations

Fired bar leader’s suit is baseless and his whistleblower claims are ‘bewildering,’ Calif. bar says

Bar Associations

Fired California bar leader sues ‘with heavy heart,’ alleges ‘egregious improprieties’

Labor & Employment

Cleaning worker who got new job with $3-an-hour pay raise faces possible suit over noncompete pact

Government Law

Judge wins re-election but is now too old to serve on bench

Careers

Seyfarth partner pursues a new career as a high school teacher

First Amendment

Former staff attorney for Texas appeals court sues chief justice over firing

Labor & Employment

Ex-cop accused of torturing defendants will keep $4,000 monthly pension, state supreme court rules

Labor & Employment

EEOC sues Honeywell, says wellness program medical testing violates ADA

Partners

EEOC probe of mandatory retirement at Deloitte has implications for law firms

Environmental Law

Report: Lax regulation puts employees and patrons of gun ranges at risk of lead poisoning

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Judiciary

Strike by court clerks in San Francisco is expected to slow down operations