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Employer's "legitimate, independent, and nondiscriminatory reasons" for its personnel actions trumps employee's complaint of discrimination and retaliation

Employer's "legitimate, independent, and nondiscriminatory reasons" for its personnel actions trumps employee's complaint of discrimination and retaliationCubelo v City of New York, 2019 NY Slip Op 00689, Appellate Division, First DepartmentThe Plaintiff in this action, who was born in Spain, … Continue reading

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Trump’s Shutdown Makes Immigration Cases Pile up

Experts say that President Trump's government shutdown, all done in the name of a long-promised border wall, is wreaking havoc on America's immigration courts. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts –

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Administrative due process trumps an employer's claim to a "management right" to summarily terminate an employee for cause

Administrative due process trumps an employer's claim to a "management right" to summarily terminate an employee for causeMatter of the Arbitration between the Town of Greece Guardians' Club, Local 1170 and the Town of Greece, 2018 NY Slip Op 08775, … Continue reading

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The Unintended California Consequences of Trump’s Wetland Protection Rollback

There are no surprises in the President’s proposal to vastly narrow the definition of wetlands and other waters protected by the federal Clean Water Act.  Within a month of taking office in 2017, the President issued an executive order directing … Continue reading

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The Freedom of Information Act Doesn’t Allow Access to President Trump’s Tax Returns

Section 6103(a) of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) mandates that tax returns shall be confidential. The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) wanted a peak at President Trump’s tax returns; might there be income from Russia? They submitted a Freedom of … Continue reading

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