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Federal Judge Decides BP Blew It.

Ruling On The 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Well Blowout, by Sabrina I. Pacifici, BeSpacific Blog

http://tinyurl.com/kh76r3q

BP has already said that it will immediately appeal to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. 286 more words

Litigation

August 20, 2014 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinions

State v PopeĀ 

Pope move to suppress a scale and some crack cocaine found during a warrantless search of a vehicle and objected to the introduction of these items based on chain of custody. 780 more words

Can an employer lawfully dismiss a pregnant employee?

I am often asked this question in the context of employer reorganization. There is nothing preventing an employer from terminating the employment of a pregnant employee, if the reasons for termination are not in any way related to the pregnancy or the upcoming maternity and parental leave. 636 more words

Employment Law