Tag Archives: Agreements

Algorithms as Illegal Agreements

Michal Gal, University of Haifa has posted Algorithms as Illegal Agreements. ABSTRACT: Despite the increased transparency, connectivity, and search abilities that characterize the digital marketplace, the digital revolution has not always yielded the bargain prices that many consumers expected. What… … Continue reading

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Case o' The Week: Government's Pleas Fall on Skeptical Ninth Ears – Armando Vera and Use of Co-D Plea Agreements at Sentencing

 If at first you don’t succeed, Find a co-d, make him plead, Use co-D’s plea to prove your fact, Then up to the Ninth, who sends you back.United States v. Armando Vera, 2018 WL 3097956 (9thCir. June 25, 2018), decision available here.Players: Decision … Continue reading

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Minnesota Courts Continue to Disfavor Non-Compete Agreements

Non-Competes Should Be Entered Into Prior to Offers of Employment and Discussed at Initial Job Interviews   Last week, the Minnesota Appellate Court in Safety Center, Inc. v. Stier struck down a non-compete agreement, and while the opinion doesn’t create … Continue reading

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Adjudicating the impact of a statute or a regulation that impairs obligations of the parties set out in collective bargaining agreements

Adjudicating the impact of a statute or a regulation that impairs obligations of the parties set out in collective bargaining agreementsBuffalo Teachers Fedn., Inc. v Elia, 2018 NY Slip Op 04061, Appellate Division, Third DepartmentThis appeal sought court review of … Continue reading

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NJ Senate Advances Ban on Sex Harassment Confidentiality Agreements – Employment Law This Week

Featured on Employment Law This Week: NJ Senate Advances Ban on Sex Harassment Confidentiality Agreements. The New Jersey Senate wants no more secrecy around harassment claims. On a 34-to-1 vote, the chamber approved legislation banning involving sexual harassment claims. The … Continue reading

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