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New Washington State Limitations on Noncompetes May Foreshadow Restrictions Elsewhere

USA - May 20 2019 Last week, we reported on a new Washington State law that will put the nation’s first public long-term care insurance plan into place. On May 8...

Failure to Explain Inconsistency Between SSDI Application and ADA Claims Results in Dismissal

USA - May 16 2019 In its Cleveland v. Policy Mgmt. Syst. Decision, the U.S. Supreme Court said that an application for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)...

Washington State Adopts Employee-Paid Long-Term Care Insurance

USA - May 13 2019 Last month, both chambers of the Washington State legislature passed a bill that would create the nation’s first state program to provide employees...

Fourth Circuit Sets Low Bar for Discrimination Claim to Survive

USA - May 13 2019 An African-American employee comes into work early one day, with plans to leave earlier than originally scheduled. When he is informed that the...

U.S. Labor Department Describes Most ‘Gig Economy' Workers as Independent Contractors

USA - May 10 2019 With the advent of Uber, Lyft, and other so-called “gig economy” jobs, a niche industry has arisen for plaintiffs’ lawyers who file suit against...