Tag Archives: Respect

How to fire employees with respect

This Friday’s Five post is a video (see below) covering five ways on how to fire employees with kindness and empathy: Try not to let the firing come as a surprise. Help the employee get another job. Work with employee … Continue reading

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Connecticut Supreme Court Restores Dignity and Respect To Sandy Hook Parents

The Connecticut Supreme Court ruled that the Sandy Hook parents' lawsuit against gun manufacturers may proceed. The Court addressed the ability of the parents to sue manufacturers who have been granted essentially blanket immunity for companies that manufacture firearms, including… … Continue reading

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Insured operating cold storage business entitled to defence with respect to claim by customer for damages arising from loss of products

Insurance law – Commercial general liability insurance – Exclusions – Duty to defend – Practice – Appeals Intact Insurance Co. v. Clauson Cold & Cooler Ltd., [2018] A.J. No. 1470, 2018 ABQB 997, Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, December 7, … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Instructs Courts to Enforce Parties’ Agreements with Respect to Arbitrability

Do you know what your arbitration provisions say about arbitrability? If not, now is a good time to review them in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s unanimous decision this week in Henry Schein, Inc. v. Archer & White Sales, … Continue reading

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Respect: Women have yet to get their propers in the legal profession

“We all require and want respect, man or woman, black or white. It’s our basic human right.” Those are the words of the late Aretha Franklin, who died on Thursday at the age of 76 of pancreatic cancer. She was … Continue reading

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