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Barran Liebman Alert: The Oregon Supreme Court Isn't Really Attacking At Will Employment

On March 7, 2013, the Oregon Supreme Court reversed the Court of Appeals' decision in Cocchiara v. Lithia Motors, Inc. [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ], and held that when a job applicant reasonably relies on an offer of at-will employment and that...

You Can Take My Word For It....At Least For Now

In Klein v. HP Pelzer Automotive Systems, Inc. , the Michigan court of appeals reversed the lower court's grant of summary disposition on the claim that the employer breached an express contract to pay severance [a n enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers] . It vacated...