Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 16
Most popular |Most recent


New York Requires Employers to Implement Airborne Infection Diseases Exposure Prevention Plans Under the NY HERO Act

USA - September 8 2021 On May 5, 2021, New York enacted the New York Health and Essential Rights Act, or NY HERO Act ("the Act"), which is aimed at curbing the spread of…

Andrew M. Willinger, Catherine A. Williams, Douglas L. Tang, George B. Fleming, Lisa E. Cleary, Ryan J. Kurtz.

Prelude to Reconstruction: Harper’s Ferry through the Corwin Amendment

USA - January 21 2021 John Brown leads a raid on Harper’s Ferry and becomes a martyr. The Republicans prepare for their first real shot…

Harry Sandick, Jonathan H. Hatch.

Prelude to Reconstruction: Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 through Dred Scott

USA - January 19 2021 In the wake of Prigg, Congress passes its worst law. Abolitionists debate whether the Constitution is pro-slavery, anti-slavery, or neutral. For love…

Harry Sandick, Jonathan H. Hatch.

Prelude to Reconstruction: Constitutional Convention through Prigg

USA - January 12 2021 For hundreds of years, enslaved people resist and escape. The delegates’ initial compromises in 1787 give disproportionate influence to slaveholders…

Harry Sandick, Jonathan H. Hatch.

DOL Issues Revised Regulations on COVID-19-Related Leave Under the FFCRA

USA - September 15 2020 The U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") has issued revised regulations regarding the availability of paid sick leave and expanded family and medical…

Catherine A. Williams, Douglas L. Tang, Hyatt M. Howard, Lisa E. Cleary.