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Midwest Chapter Focuses on Gender Identity in the Workplace

On September 14 the PLUS Midwest Chapter hosted It’s About More Than Which Bathroom – Gender Identity Issues Changing Ideas, Changing the Workplace. It was a great event on a timely and important issue. 17 more words


Eastern Chapter Discusses Employment, Fiduciary Exposures

The Eastern Chapter hosted an educational and networking event, New Rules, New Regulations, New Litigation: An Update on Employment Practices & Fiduciary Liability Exposures, on September 13 in New York City. 25 more words


You Snooze You Sometimes Lose: Court Enforces 6 Month Statute of Limitations with Respect to Section 1981 Claim But Not with Respect to Title VII Claim

Did you know that an agreement shortening the time within which to bring an employment law claim may be enforceable?  Indeed, in Order of United Commercial Travelers of Am. 453 more words

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Breaking EPL News!

In Hively v. Ivy Tech Cmty. Coll., 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 13746, **54-56 (7th Cir. July 28, 2016), the Seventh Circuit affirmed the district court’s decision granting defendant’s motion to dismiss the plaintiff’s Title VII sexual orientation claim based on the doctrine of stare decisis – relying on the jurisdiction’s precedent determining that Title VII does not protect against same-sex discrimination.  175 more words


Viability of Sexual Orientation Discrimination Claims: Venue Driven?

This is the first post by PLUS Blog contributor Jonathan Evan Goldberg, a litigation and employment law partner at FisherBroyles, LLP. An experienced trial lawyer and frequent public speaker, he has represented corporations, LLCs, partnerships, non-profits, law firms, and boards of directors, as well as officers, executives, attorneys, and others, in all aspects of complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, arbitration, and employment law. 407 more words

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Sharon Gold to present at Bluegrass Compensation Association meeting, "FLSA Overtime Update"

Sharon Gold, a Partner with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs and leader of the Firm’s Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) team, will be speaking at the… 65 more words

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Employee Misclassification and the DOL

From the 2016 PLUS Professional Risk Symposium session “How are the NLRB, DOL and EEOC Impacting EPL Exposures?,” Charles G. Meyer, III, Esq. (LeClairRyan) and Adeola I. 73 more words

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