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Aug 1, 2016

On Legal Face-Off: Blagojevich’s Attorney Len Goodman, Social Media In Jury Selection, Lessons From The Roger Ailes Case And More

Rich and Jason welcome Rod Blagojevich’s attorney Len Goodman to discuss the upcoming resentencing of the imprisoned ex-governor of Illinois. Then they welcome Professor Thaddeus Hoffmeister to discuss the effect of social media in jury selection. Next, Director of Workplace Equality at the National Women’s Law Center Maya Raghu joins […]

Jul 28, 2016

Storrs Downey & Maital Savin Published In DRI’s In-House Defense Quarterly Magazine

Storrs Downey and Maital Savin’s article “Religious Accommodations In The Workplace: Practical Lessons” was recently published in DRI’s Summer 2016 Edition of In-House Defense Quarterly Magazine. The article addresses the degree to which employers are required to accommodate certain common religious practices, such as head coverings, prayer schedules and facial hair. […]

Jul 20, 2016

Storrs Downey Presenting At National Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit

On 9/28/16, Storrs Downey will present “The Ever Expanding Scope of the ADA: Accommodations, Remote Work, Transgender Issues, Defining Disability in Light of the ADAAA, Intersection of ADA and FMLA and the Interactive Process” at the 12th Annual National Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit. Click Here for more info and to register.

Jun 14, 2016

Tina Paries Presenting “Drafting and Negotiating Construction Contracts” to National Business Institute

On 6/16/16, Tina Paries will present “Drafting and Negotiating Construction Contracts” to the National Business Institute. Topics will include:  an overview of construction contract law, key provisions to prevent disputes and provide remedies, inherent risks and more. Click Here for more info and to register.

Jun 6, 2016

Uber’s Legal Battle Over Drivers Continues

By: Maital Savin, Associate Last month, Uber settled two class action lawsuits with its drivers in California and Massachusetts for $100 million, allowing Uber to continue treating those drivers as independent contractors. Of course, the settlement left the million-dollar-question (or more accurately, the billion-dollar-question) of whether its drivers are employees or […]

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