Labor and Employment Law

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Third Circuit: Shareholder Not "Employee" Under Title VII
Posted on 6 May 2013 by Philip Miles

Earlier this week, the Third Circuit issued its opinion in Mariotti v. Mariotti Building Products, Inc. [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ], holding that a shareholder was not an "employee" under... Read More

No Wrongful Discharge Claim for Firing of Employee/Shareholder in Retaliation for Her Exercise of Her Statutory Inspection Rights
Posted on 31 Jul 2013 by Mack Sperling

You probably know that North Carolina is an employment-at-will state. That means that in the absence of any employment contract, you can be fired from your job at any time, for good reason, no reason at all, or even a bad reason. There's a skinny... Read More