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A Modern Approach to Pay Disparities in the Workplace

Stephanie Bornstein, Equal Work, 77 Md. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Joseph Seiner In her article, Equal Work, Professor Stephanie Bornstein (Florida) does a superb job of providing a fresh approach to the continuing problem of pay discrimination … Continue reading

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Federal Agency Workplace Survey: SEC Up to #5!

Congrats to the SEC! Since 2013, it’s moved up from 4th worst mid-size agency to work at – up to 5th best! Here’s the 2017 workplace survey results. Recently, the SEC delivered its annual report on credit rating agencies to … Continue reading

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Protection Against Workplace Discrimination Broadened

Can an employee claim workplace discrimination against an employee from another company? According to the recent Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) case of British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal v. Schrenk, 2017 SCC 62, the answer, in some circumstances, is yes. … Continue reading

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Solutions Exist to End Workplace Bullying; What is Lacking is the Will to Act

What to do about workplace bullying? The Boston Globe published an article on the problem of workplace bullying recently that focused on a proposed state-by-state solution that has been touted since 2001 by Gary Namie of the Workplace Bullying Institute … Continue reading

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Workplace Fatalities Highest in Almost a Decade

Earlier this week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ released their annual census on fatal occupational injuries for 2016.  According to the report, there were 5,190 workplace fatalities in 2016, a 7% increase from 2015 and the highest since 2008. The fatal … Continue reading

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