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Department of Justice says Seattle not violating consent decree on police use of force – new burden of proof language no impediment to effective discipline

After an arbitrator overturned the termination of a Seattle police officer accused of punching a handcuffed suspect (award), the District Court judge overseeing a consent decree concerning police use of force issued an Order to Show Cause questioning whether the … Continue reading

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Proof an individual must submit to a court to recover damages for an alleged breach of contract and an alleged tortious interference with prospective economic advantage

Proof an individual must submit to a court to recover damages for an alleged breach of contract and an alleged tortious interference with prospective economic advantageMehrhof v Monroe-Woodbury Cent. Sch. Dist., 2019 NY Slip Op 00110, Appellate Division, Second DepartmentEdward … Continue reading

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Did a mortgage creditor violate the discharge injunction by including in its proof of claim charges that had been discharged in debtor’s prior case?

Yes. An Ohio bankruptcy court ruled that the debtor’s mortgage creditor violated the discharge injunction by including in its proof of claim charges that had been discharged in the debtor’s prior Chapter 13 case.  In making its decision, the court … Continue reading

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New Jersey Court Analyzes Proof Required to Show a Collective Class

In many instances where an employer fails to pay an employee proper wages for hours worked, the underpaid employee’s situation is not unique, and the employer is, in fact, failing to pay many individuals adequate wages. In such cases, it … Continue reading

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COVINGTON: IF YOU STILL THINK NICK SANDMANN’S SMILE IS PROOF OF RACISM, YOU’RE SEEING WHAT YOU W…

COVINGTON: IF YOU STILL THINK NICK SANDMANN’S SMILE IS PROOF OF RACISM, YOU’RE SEEING WHAT YOU WANT TO SEE. Surely if Sandmann’s objective had been to harass the Native Americans and sow racial discord, he would not have attempted to … Continue reading

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