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Employment Law Navigator – Week in Review: March 2017 #3

Last week, Quartz reported on a new academic study about gender-based differential treatment in the finance industry. According to the study, women working as financial advisors are 50% more likely than men to lose their jobs…more
| Civil Rights, Immigration Law, Labor & Employment Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

Insureds Cannot Shift Burden To Identify Claimed Damage

The first-party insurance claims process has always been pretty simple for the typical insured: call the agent to report a claim, identify and quantify the claimed damage, work cooperatively with the insurance adjuster to…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance

The Graber Opinion is Confirmed as an Outlier in Matters Involving Texas Appraisals

With the continued onslaught of hail and other weather related litigation in Texas, insurance carriers often elect to resolve claims through the appraisal process outlined in the policy. Insurance carriers historically demanded…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Insurance, Real Estate - Commercial, Real Estate - Residential

Who Needs to Know?

Personnel issues generate great stories. The work that HR professionals, in-house counsel, and employment lawyers do is full of human drama and often very interesting. It’s natural for people to want to know what’s behind…more
| Labor & Employment Law, Privacy

Increase in Energy Industry Losses in Latin America

Recent studies in the insurance industry have shown that the fall in oil prices has historically led to an increase in claims in refineries and petrochemical plants. The 2016 Marsh report, in relation to the 100 claims in…more
| Energy & Utilities, Insurance, International Law & Trade

Employment Law Navigator – Week in Review: March 2017 #2

Last week, Magnolia Health, a California company that operates health care and assisted living facilities, agreed to pay $325,000 and furnish other relief to settle a disability discrimination class action lawsuit. In the suit,…more
| Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

In Search of the Reasonable Person

Allegations of sexual harassment continue to attract media attention and commentary, including ours. As we review developments, we note that a wide variety of workplace behaviors are being challenged and scrutinized. Legally…more
| Labor & Employment Law

Damn Ice Dams

After over 2 feet of snow was dumped on most of New England in the beginning of February, the submission of those “damn” ice dam claims may start at any moment. Record high temperatures may have melted the snow in a blink of an…more
| Insurance, Real Estate - Commercial, Real Estate - Residential

An Analysis of Environmental Impairment Liability Issues

Environmental impairment liability (EIL) policies currently available in the market provide very broad coverage. Thus, an EIL policy may provide coverage for an insured’s owned site clean-up costs, off-site clean-up costs, third…more
| Civil Procedure, Insurance

Employment Law Navigator – Week in Review: March 2017

Last week, sexual harassment and sex discrimination received significant media attention. The Washington Post revealed statements made by 250 current and former employees of Sterling Jewelers, parent company to Kay Jewelers and…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Rights, Immigration Law, Labor & Employment Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

Termination Due Diligence

The decision to terminate an employee is often difficult. Whether driven by economic necessity or based only on performance, it usually involves (and often requires) an analysis of the employee’s job history. When performance…more
| Labor & Employment Law

Global Hail: Kenya

Kericho, Kenya is said to be the most hail-prone place in the world and has up to fifty days of hail each year. Kericho is close to the equator and at an elevation of 7,200 feet, which contributes to it being a hot spot for…more
| Insurance

Fighting Insurance Fraud in Latin America

Though they are a minority, fraudulent claims can amount to very significant sums of money, causing insurers to re-think their business practices and take action to mitigate the negative impact resulting from fraud…more
| Insurance, International Law & Trade

A Scary Dam Cat

The February 12, 2017 emergency evacuation of nearly 200,000 California residents living in and around the town of Oroville, downstream from the Oroville Dam, was a stunning reminder of the ironic danger created by major dams. …more
| Energy & Utilities, Environmental Law

Employment Law Navigator – Week in Review: February 2017 #4

Last week, the administration rescinded Obama-era federal guidelines interpreting federal anti-discrimination laws to require schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity. Some…more
| Civil Rights, Consumer Protection, Labor & Employment Law, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology
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500 Washington Avenue South
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Minneapolis, MN 55415, United States

Contact: Dan Gruber

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Areas of Practice
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