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Disqualifying an applicant for examination or for appoint to, or continued employment in, a position in the classified service

Disqualifying an applicant for examination or for appoint to, or continued employment in, a position in the classified serviceSokol v New York City Civ. Serv. Commn., 2019 NY Slip Op 01314, Appellate Division, First DepartmentThe New York City Civil Service … Continue reading

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Continued Consultations on Possible Complex Canada Labour Code Changes

Important changes to the Canada Labour Code were recently made (i.e., Bill C-63 and C-86, among others), but the government’s work to modernize the Canada Labour Code isn’t done yet. On February 20, 2019, the federal government convened an independent … Continue reading

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Student Loan Servicing Fail (continued)

The U.S. Education Department is doing a lousy job of overseeing the private companies servicing $1.1 TRILLION of federal student loans. That is the gist of the Inspector General's findings in a new report. Among other problems, the IG found … Continue reading

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Securities Suit Filings Continued at Heightened Pace in 2018

The heightened pace of securities class action lawsuit filings continued in 2018, as filing levels remained well above historical patterns, even though the total number of suits dipped very slightly compared to 2017. The total number of filings during 2018 … Continue reading

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Fair Use Continued to Bear the Weight of Protecting Speech and Innovation: 2018 in Review

Fair use provides breathing space in copyright law, making sure that control of the right to copy and distribute doesn’t become control of the right to create and innovate. New technologies and services depend on the creation of multiple copies … Continue reading

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