Labor and Employment Law

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Orange-Americans Unite: Stand Up For Yourselves!
Posted on 23 Mar 2012 by Donna Ballman

Did you hear the one about the 14 employees who were fired for wearing orange shirts ? If you didn't, you don't live in the UK or Ghana or anywhere in the U.S., because the story made the international news. I think the story hit a chord with... Read More

Why people hate lawyers
Posted on 24 Aug 2011 by Jon Hyman

Suppose you apply for a job. The job has certain dress code requirements for all employees. You, however, think the mandatory clothing will look unflattering on your over-40-year-old body. Do you... 1. Look for a different job? 2. Apply anyway... Read More

Wearin' of the Orange? You Are Fired!
Posted on 27 Mar 2012 by John Holmquist

Last Saturday was St. Patrick's Day, and many employees celebrated it on Friday by wearing green and getting together after work. A story reported that 14 employees of a Florida law firm were fired for wearing orange shirts. Traditionally, the... Read More