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Know your rights: Harassment in the workplace

Earlier this week, Wall Street executive Benjamin Wey was ordered to pay former employee Hanna Bouveng a whopping $18 million after he allegedly forced her to have sex with him before firing her. 55 more words


A Financial Control Board Proposal for Puerto Rico — Medium

Back in January, I wrote a piece about how Jeffrey Gundlach was wrong about Puerto Rico’s default risk — “I don’t care if securities flop around,” Gundlach said, they will find a way to pay. 3,452 more words


Rent Laws: Know Your Rights

Senator Daniel Squadron is sending the following message to community members in regards to recent changes in rent laws:

Dear Friend,

But your protections as a rent regulated tenant do NOT expire. 201 more words


A guide to your first protest

So, you’ve decided to flex your right to protest and are going to your very first march, demo, or other direct action. Great! More people should be politically active and in these trying times, every activist counts. 3,800 more words

Playing Cards with Cops

This past weekend, our country was treated to the latest episode in “Black & Blue”, the reality fright fest brought to us almost weekly by government law enforcement officers and unarmed citizens. 760 more words


Pump it up!


When you want to continue breastfeeding your baby after you’ve returned to work (or when you want a night on the town), you are going to have to suck it up and pump. 439 more words


Vehicle Law 101: Class is In Session

Recently I presented a Webinar on vehicle issues: Law to the People–April 30–CLE Powerpoint–PDF version.  The presentation was designed for legal professionals seeking an introductory course on the topic but the information is just as valuable to non-lawyers.  131 more words

Consumer Law/Consumer Protection