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Supreme Court Clarifies Scope of First Amendment Protections For Public Employees
Posted on 20 Jun 2014 by Barran Liebman LLP

In Lane v. Franks et al ., the Supreme Court unanimously held today that when a public employee testifies truthfully outside of the scope of ordinary job duties, he or she testifies as a private citizen and not as a public employee for purposes of First... Read More

SCOTUS on Public Employee Free Speech
Posted on 20 Jun 2014 by Philip Miles

We're coming down the home stretch of another SCOTUS season. We still have a few labor and employment law cases left ( Noel Canning and Harris v. Quinn ) - we should have decisions in the next week or two. Yesterday, the Supreme Court issued its opinion... Read More