Labor and Employment Law

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Termination of Employee Based on her Marriage to an Undocumented Alien Does Not Violate VII
Posted on 31 May 2012 by Martha J. Zackin

In 2011, the United States Supreme Court held in Thompson v. North American Stainless that an employer may violate Title VII by retaliating against an employee who is related to a worker engaged in conduct protected by Title VII-even if the employee himself... Read More

Employment and Labor Roundup: Defense of Marriage Act decision, drugs, NLRB update, and more!
Posted on 5 Jun 2012 by Robin Shea

Giddyap! It's been a short week, but we have tons to talk about in the labor and employment law world! Thinking out loud about the impact of yesterday's DOMA decision on the Family and Medical Leave Act. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First... Read More