Last summer, in Alexander v. Cleveland Clinic Foundation , the
Cuyahoga County Court of Appeals held that a police officer, fired after
several outbursts while working traffic control, could proceed to trial with
his wrongful discharge claim. He claimed that because his termination
Courts analyzing anti-discrimination statutes such as Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act mandate that employers educate employees about discrimination in the workplace and provide a way for them to complain. Then, once made aware of discrimination in the...
Carcorp hired Barry Elam to work in its finance
department. A few months into his employment with Carcorp, Elam sued his prior
employer, Bob McDorman Chevrolet, claiming that it had wrongfully fired him in
retaliation for his cooperating with an investigation by the Ohio Attorney
General into fraudulent...