Thursday, November 16, 2017

When the “Bird” May be an Employee’s Final Word

To say that our current political climate is surreal is an understatement similar to “ Houston, we have a problem ”  and the weirdness cont...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Court Vacates Arbitration Award That Mandated Destruction Of Records Subject To A FOIA Request

A recent Illinois court opinion confirms that privacy provisions within a collective bargaining agreement cannot usurp state law, particula...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Court Rules that University Did Not Violate First Amendment for Disciplining Wacky Professor

Being a government employer can be tough. While private sector employers have great leeway in what they can discipline employees for, like ...

Friday, November 10, 2017

Executive Order Promoting Healthcare Choice: What It Means

The October 12, 2017 Presidential Executive Order Promoting Healthcare Choice and Competition Across the United States has been greeted ...

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Trucking Company Refused to Hire Veteran After Request to Use a Service Dog

The EEOC filed suit against CRST Expedited, Inc., a national trucking company, on behalf of a United States military service veteran when ...