Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment

Laid-off law firm workers file WARN suit seeking back pay and benefits for some 700 employees

Labor & Employment

Change in overtime rules could lead to more suits over worker emails sent outside work

Labor & Employment

Los Angeles gives preliminary OK to $15 minimum wage

Trials & Litigation

Injured Amtrak worker is among the first to file suit over Philadelphia train wreck

Labor & Employment

Manicurists sue over alleged labor violations, seek class action status

Product Liability

Employer who provided bucket in van for use as toilet is sued for $4M over death of worker

Labor & Employment

As same-sex marriage gains ground, some employers cut benefits for same-sex couples who don’t wed

Privacy Law

Sales exec claims she was fired for removing app that allowed boss to track her 24/7

Criminal Justice

NY Senate majority leader is on leave from his law firm job after arrest

Constutional Law

Illinois state pension law declared unconstitutional

Disability Law

Project attorney’s ADA suit says Pepper Hamilton didn’t accommodate his sleep disorder

Tax Law

61 percent of IRS employees who violated tax laws got to keep their jobs, report says

Law Professors

Law prof who alleged injury from a colleague’s shoulder squeeze is allowed to pursue assault suit

Labor & Employment

Federal suit says Marriott denied new mom lactation breaks because she’s a surrogate

Appellate Practice

Lawyer’s ‘tale of apparent injustice’ in appeals brief falls short of argument, 10th Circuit says

Labor & Employment

Employee plans harassment suit against retired county prosecutor, seeks ‘breast of the day’ emails

National Pulse

Cheerleaders file labor and employment suits against the NFL

Labor & Employment

Suit claims Farmers Insurance underpays female lawyers

Labor & Employment

Rapped for photo taken with Snoop Dogg, state trooper files whistleblower suit against department

Labor & Employment

Facebook posts get day care worker fired before job begins, add 12 days to paratrooper’s enlistment