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BDS and Terrorism Sympathies as Fair Comment

When the Ontario’s Libel and Slander Act was amended in 2015 under the Protection of Public Participation Act, the explicit purpose of implementing the 2010 recommendations by the Anti-SLAPP Advisory Panel. Since that time, the interpretation of these provisions continue to … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON CHANGES TO OVERTIME REQUIREMENTS UNDER FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT

The Fair Labor Standards Act (commonly referred to as the FLSA) applies to most employers throughout our country and, indirectly, their employees.  The FLSA sets the floor or minimum wage that must be paid to employees and dictates when employers … Continue reading

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TO BE FAIR, WHY WOULD THEY? “I was complaining about how socialist men don’t date socialist women…

TO BE FAIR, WHY WOULD THEY? “I was complaining about how socialist men don’t date socialist women and it really bothers me.” I mean, socialist women are tedious and unattractive, and it’s been at least 40 years since the sex … Continue reading

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California Settles Familial Status Fair Housing Case for $16,000

In a case resolved last month, the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (“DFEH”) announced it settled a housing discrimination complaint for $16,000 against a property management company asserting familial status discrimination. The complaint was filed by a family … Continue reading

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Next Week is Copyright Fair Dealing Week in Libraryland

The Canadian Association of Research Libraries has created a list of events from across the country to mark Fair Dealing Week, which takes place February 25 – March 1.As its Fair Dealing Canada website explains: "The Canadian Copyright Act allows … Continue reading

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