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Is Being Forced to Blow Out the Candles an OSHA Violation?

We employment lawyers tend to be sensitive folk, but I never considered birthday parties as a source of litigation until now.

Karen Michael, a Virginia employment lawyer, reports on recent lawsuits relating to workplace birthday celebrations, including (1) a worker who claimed age discrimination relating to her co-workers teasing her about her age at her 50th birthday party, and (2) two EEOC suits on behalf of Jehovah’s Witness followers who felt that celebrating birthdays was a “sin.” 90 more words

Age Discrimination In Employment Act

Sputnik: At Least Two Dead in US Portland High School Shooting

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00:18 13.12.2014(updated 02:37 13.12.2014)

As a result of a shooting at Rosemary Anderson High School in Portland, Oregon at least two people were killed, the police is currently searching the suspect or suspects, which have left the area. 190 more words


Second Circuit Brief in IFP, Pro Se Employment Discrimination Complaint against Mohegan Sun Casino

Here is the tribe’s brief in Tremblay v. Mohegan Sun Casino:

Mohegan Brief

From the brief:

On May 20, 2014, the Court granted the Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss based on sovereign immunity.

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Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

When Is It the Right Time? Clashing Perspectives Regarding Mandatory Retirement

As life expectancy in the U.S. increases each year, so too does the need for aging individuals to plan for this extended existence increase in importance. 1,224 more words