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Epstein Becker & Green

Five Key Employment Law Issues Facing the Health Care Industry

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Employers in the health care industry are dealing with a growing number of employment law challenges. In this edition of Take 5, we identify the key issues confronting health care employers and discuss how to manage these...more

Proskauer - California Employment Law

Another Day, Another $31 Million Employee Verdict From a Los Angeles Jury

On Tuesday, a Los Angeles jury did what L.A. juries do so often these days — they awarded tens of millions of dollars to an ex-employee who claimed she had been the victim of discrimination, wrongful termination and...more

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

EEOC Sues Hawaii Medical Service Association for Class Disability Discrimination

Employees Forced to Resign After Denial of Reasonable Accommodation, Federal Agency Charges - HONOLULU, Hawaii - Major health insurance provider Hawaii Medical Services Association (HMSA) violated federal law when it...more

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

Arizona Discount Movers Sued by EEOC For Racial Harassment, Constructive Discharge

Black Employee Subjected to Racist Language and Images, Federal Agency Charges - PHOENIX - Arizona Discount Movers of Phoenix violated federal law by subjecting an African-American employee to racial harassment and...more

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

Value Village Sued by EEOC For Disability Discrimination

hrift Store Rejected Repeated Requests for Reasonable Accommodations for Employee With COPD and Emphysema, Federal Agency Charges - ATLANTA - Two Peaches Group, LLC, d/b/a Value Village, a for-profit thrift store operating...more

Fisher Phillips

Don’t Go Overboard with Overbroad Non-Competes: Illinois Federal Court Strikes Down Non-Compete Clause

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Daniel Dumrauf was a Director with Medix Staffing Solutions, Inc., a Chicago-based staffing agency. Dumrauf worked at Medix’s Scottsdale, Arizona office. Dumrauf’s employment agreement contained a non-compete clause that...more

Downey Brand LLP

Leadership Changes at FEMA’s Flood Insurance Group

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FEMA has announced that Roy Wright, the director of FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program, is stepping down to take the helm of a nonprofit backed by the insurance industry. We will be sorry to see Roy leave...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Russian

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – Canadian Mining Company Settles with SEC over FCPA Charges – On March 26, Kinross Gold Corporation settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its alleged failure to...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - Chinese

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – Canadian Mining Company Settles with SEC over FCPA Charges – On March 26, Kinross Gold Corporation settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its alleged failure to...more

Carlton Fields

Florida Election Law Change Impacts Candidates

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For many years, Florida has been one of five states in the country with some form of “resign to run” law for those seeking public office. The law requires that a current officeholder, a person with state or municipal power,...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Red Notice Newsletter - March 2018

ANTICORRUPTION DEVELOPMENTS – Canadian Mining Company Settles with SEC over FCPA Charges – On March 26, Kinross Gold Corporation settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over its alleged failure to...more

Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

Employee’s Voluntary Resignation Does Not Necessarily Result in Disqualification for Unemployment Benefits

On March 29, 2018, the Appellate Division in Cottman v. Board of Review ruled that an employee who voluntarily quits when faced with the imminent threat of termination may nevertheless be eligible for unemployment...more

Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

The Weekly Round-Up: ICE Spokesperson Resigns, Citing “Falsehoods;” H-2B Seasonal Worker Program Receives Increased Scrutiny; and...

Justice Department Sues California - On Monday, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spokesperson, James Schwab, announced his resignation, stating that he did not “want to perpetuate misleading facts” posited by...more

Shipman & Goodwin LLP

You’re Fired! — No, I Quit!

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You’ve agonized over firing an employee. You hired her over a year ago and it just isn’t working out. The employee is kind, conscientious and punctual, but just doesn’t have the skills needed for the particular position....more

Fisher Phillips

Third Circuit Confirms “But-For” Standard for Retaliation Claims Under the False Claims Act

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Last month, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals held that an employee’s protected activity must be the “but for” cause of an adverse action to support a claim for retaliation under the False Claims Act (“FCA”). The Court...more

Holland & Knight LLP

CDC Director Resigns

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The Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, resigned on Jan. 31, 2018, as a result of reports which began circulating the prior day that she bought and sold shares of a tobacco...more

Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

Give Me One “Good Reason”: Employee Resignations and Severance

by Zuckerman Spaeder LLP on

Tracy Chapman famously sang about needing “one reason to stay here.” But when severance is involved, employees may look for one reason to leave—one “Good Reason.”...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Employee Quits and Then Slips: Covered Under Workers’ Comp or Not?

Is an employee who quits her job then injures herself before she gets out the door still covered by workers’ comp? In a recent Tennessee case of first impression, the court ruled that after an employee says “I quit,” the...more

Stinson Leonard Street

Gov. Dayton Names Tina Smith to Replace Sen. Franken

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Yesterday, Gov. Mark Dayton named Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to fill the vacancy left by Sen. Al Franken's resignation from the U.S. Senate. Smith, formerly Gov. Dayton's chief of staff before becoming his Lt. Gov. in 2015, also...more

Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.

Legislative Client Alert: Franken Fallout

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Following sexual harassment allegations, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) announced on Thursday, December 7, that he will be resigning in “the coming weeks” from his U.S. Senate seat....more

Clark Hill PLC

The CFPB Takes No Holiday for Thanksgiving Leaving the Leadership of the Agency in Doubt

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While the rest of the country was scattering for Thanksgiving celebrations, Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) since July 17, 2013, was quietly plotting his own...more

Clark Hill PLC

Will CFPB Director Richard Cordray's Resignation Usher in a New Era of Financial Services Regulation?

by Clark Hill PLC on

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Richard Cordray, the confirmed Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB" or "Bureau") as of July 16, 2013, revealed that he will leave that position by the end of the month....more

BakerHostetler

Cordray to Resign as CFPB Director

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In an email to CFPB staff on Wednesday, Director Richard Cordray announced that he will resign by the end of November. Although it is rumored that Director Cordray will run for governor of Ohio, he did not specify his future...more

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

CFPB Director Richard Cordray Resigning

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In news that is still breaking, the first and only Consumer Financial Protection Bureau director, Richard Cordray, has announced he will be resigning at the end of this month....more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

CFPB Director Richard Cordray to Resign By End of November

According to press reports, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray has announced that he will step down from his position by the end of the month. Cordray’s resignation provides President Trump...more

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