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Taylor Law amended to clarify an employee organization's duty of fair representation of non-members in a collective bargaining unit

Taylor Law amended to clarify an employee organization's duty of fair representation of non-members in a collective bargaining unit  Section 209-a.2 of the Civil Service LawIn Janus v American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31, et al, 138 … Continue reading

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Fake News on Fair Dealing from Michael Enright Himself and the CBC Sunday Edition

(CBC)The legendary Michael Enright – host forever of the slowly declining but still usually worthwhile  Sunday Edition on CBC – has let his listeners and the CBC down badly today with his weekly "essay" entitled “A new survey shows how poorly … Continue reading

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HUD Files Disability Discrimination Fair Housing Charge Against Denver, CO Property

Acting on a complaint initially filed back in 2016, just yesterday the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) formally charged the owners, architect, and builder of an apartment building (with 164 units on six floors) in Denver, Colorado … Continue reading

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Copyright Series by University of Ottawa Prof Michael Geist "Misleading on Fair Dealing"

On his blog, University of Ottawa law professor Michael Geist has started a series dealing with misconceptions that he states publishers and rights-holding organizations have been disseminating about fair dealing.Fair dealing is an exception allowed under the Copyright Act. It … Continue reading

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CFPB Signals Potential for Fair Lending Rulemaking

This post recently appeared in our sister publication, Consumer FinSights. In its recently published Fall 2018 Rulemaking Agenda, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection announced that it is considering future rulemaking activity regarding the requirements of the Equal Credit Opportunity … Continue reading

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