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Increased damages for sexual harassment in line with community standards

  • Gadens Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • July 30 2014

A recent decision of the full Federal Court of Australia has signalled that courts will likely award higher compensation for non-economic loss in

NLRB's Macy's decision raises questions about best strategies for combating union efforts to organize micro-bargaining units

  • Epstein Becker Green
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  • USA
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  • July 30 2014

In a decision released this past week, a majority of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or "Board") recommitted the federal agency to the

When is a redundancy a genuine redundancy?

  • Gadens Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • July 30 2014

A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) has recently provided guidance for employers on consultation and redeployment obligations that arise

California Supreme Court upholds use of class action waivers in employment arbitration agreements, but PAGA claims may not be waived

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 30 2014

In a prior Alert dated June 11, 2012, we reported on a California appellate court decision in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC

Medical marijuana in the workplace: risks for employers

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 30 2014

As the use of medical marijuana continues to increase across Canada, employers will be encouraged to place a high priority on making

Too late, even if not too little: joining a national trend, New Jersey puts the brakes on driver’s claims as untimely based on employment application

  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 30 2014

When does two years become six months? When a signed employment application says it does. Last month, New Jersey recognized the express Lane perm

Consultation on the ‘Offshore Safety Directive’ begins

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2014

We have previously reported on the Offshore Safety Directive on several occasions, including in February of this year. The Health and Safety

District court rules that plaintiff's "public policy" defense is not a legitimate defense under the New York Convention at the arbitration-enforcement stage, and grants defendant's motion to compel arbitration

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • USA
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  • July 29 2014

Plaintiff Micko Azavedo, an Indian citizen, sued Defendant Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. ("Royal Caribbean") claiming that he was injured while

Labour dispatch implementing rules issued in Shanghai

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China
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  • July 29 2014

Shanghai-based companies needing to reduce their reliance on dispatched workers have until 31 October 2014 to formulate and submit reduction plans

No further claims provisions do not prevent proposed variations to enterprise agreements - Toyota decision confirms

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • July 29 2014

In Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited v Marmara 2014 FCAFC 84 (18 July 2014), a Full Court of the Federal Court (Jessup, Tracey and Perram