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A new defense for tortious interference
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2015

A recent decision by the Minnesota Supreme Court may lead to groundbreaking changes for the claim of tortious interference of contract. The case


EEOC v. Abercrombie & Fitch: adverse employment action based on suspicion of a need for a religious accommodation may violate Title VII
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2015

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in a case at the intersection of religious


Employers take note: “Publix to pay $6.8 million for alleged FCRA violations”
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2014

So goes the headline of this recent story detailing a settlement between supermarket chain Publix and a class of employeesapplicants for employment


Does posting a LinkedIn status violate a non-solicitation agreement?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

A Connecticut company brought suit against a former employee alleging violations of a non-compete agreement and the Connecticut Uniform Trade Secrets


Abercrombie discrimination case goes before the Supreme Court
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2015

Abercrombie's latest legal saga hit a crescendo yesterday. The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments inEEOC v. Abercrombie & Fitch Stores, Inc


Can a business be liable for misappropriation of trade secrets of its independent contractor?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2015

In a federal court case pending in Illinois, Stevens v. Interactive Financial Advisors, Inc., Case No. 11 C 2223 (N.D. Ill., Feb. 24, 2015) (Kennelly


Criminal background check law upheld against challenge by nonteaching employees
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2015

A federal district court in Cincinnati has upheld the 2007 legislation which instituted criminal records checks for all nonteaching school employees


Could this be you? Employees injured while on the road
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2014

The Supreme Court recently issued a ruling favorable to employers whose employees travel for work. The employee, a visiting nurse, provides in-home


Could this be you? Business expansion and your BWC experience rating
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court recently issued a decision holding that, following the purchase and transfer of a company's assets, clients, or employees, the


NLRB broadens “joint employer” standard
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2015

On August 27, 2015, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) overturned 30 years of its own precedent and redefined the meaning of "joint employer"