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11th Circuit Upholds Facebook Discipline of Police Officer

Here’s another Facebook-firing case to add to the “win” column for public-sector employers. [1] The plaintiff-police officer, Maria Gresham, posted comments on her Facebook page critical of another officer’s involvement in an arrest Gresham had made. Her Facebook page was “set...

New Jersey Has Some Crazy Rules on Using Confidential Documents to Prove Discrimination

Unless you practice law or operate a business in New Jersey, you just don’t know. You, the naive reader, may assume that California is the state with the most employee-friendly laws. And, while that may be true, New Jersey isn’t too far behind. For example, back in 2010, the NJ Supreme...