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Friday, September 30, 2022
WIRTW #644: the “whitewater” edition
"What's the first film you remember seeing?" That’s the lead off question on each episode of Films to be Buried With — Brett ...
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Correlation isn’t necessarily causation … except when it is
According to a recently filed EEOC lawsuit , Dollar General violated Title VII by firing a sales employee because of her pregnancy. More to ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Never say “nevermind” when child pornography is involved
You may not know who Spencer Elden is, but you almost certainly know what he looked like as a newborn. Spencer, in all of his glory, graces ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Dispelling six common wage and hour misconceptions
19 hours in a workday without overtime pay. That's how one Amazon delivery driver described his experience working for online conglomer...
Monday, September 26, 2022
Workplace romance vs. workplace harassment
The Boston Celtics have suspended their head coach, Ime Udoka, for the entire 2022-23 season. His offense — it was initially reported that ...
Friday, September 23, 2022
WIRTW #643: the “til I hear it from you” edition
It's been a busy week, both in the practice of law and in the recording of some podcasts for your listening pleasure. Labor Relatedly E...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
“Pretextual investigation” dooms employer’s defense to ex-employee’s retaliation claim
An employee, Joseph Canada, uses his cell phone to solicit sex from prostitutes during work hours. His employer, Samuel Grossi & Sons, d...
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