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2019: The Beginning Of The End For Mandatory Arbitration?
The Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) provides that agreements to arbitrate claims are valid and enforceable.
United States
10 Apr 2019
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New Jersey Becomes First State To Ban Employers From Using Arbitration, Nondisclosure And Confidential Settlement Agreements For All Claims Of Discrimination, Harassment Or Retaliation
The law also prohibits employers from requiring a prospective waiver of employee rights under the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination or any other statute or case law.
United States
29 Mar 2019
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SCOTUS: Employers Do Not Have To "Know" Of Applicant's Need For Religious Accommodation To Be Liable For Failure To Accommodate
Samantha Elauf applied for a position with Abercrombie & Fitch Stores, Inc. (Abercrombie), a retail clothing company well known for its signature "preppy" style.
United States
8 Jun 2015
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Court Validates Employee’s Electronic Acknowledgement Of Arbitration Agreement
In Ricci v. Sears Holding Corporation, the District of New Jersey held that an employee’s electronic acknowledgement of an employment arbitration agreement constituted valid acceptance of the terms of the arbitration policy.
United States
10 Apr 2015
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More Obligations and Penalties for New York Employers
On December 13, 2010, New York Gov. David Paterson signed the Wage Theft Prevention Act (the "Act") enhancing the notification obligations on New York employers. This amendment to the New York Labor Law also increases the penalties associated with violations and expands the scope of retaliation claims. The Act becomes effective April 12, 2011.
United States
22 Dec 2010
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