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Discrimination arising from disability: is knowledge of the consequences of disability required?
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 2 2018

No. In City of York Council v Grosset, a disabled employee was dismissed for misconduct. The Court of Appeal found that there was discrimination

Employment Law Bulletin March 2018
  • Wrigleys Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 2 2018

In this issue we feature important cases from the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal and the Employment Appeal Tribunal. In Reilly v Sandwell

Was head teacher fairly dismissed for failing to disclose relationship with offender?
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 29 2018

The Supreme Court rarely hears employment law cases so they are worth reporting when they happen. In Reilly v Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Employee's failure to disclose material information to their employer justified summary dismissal
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 27 2018

The Supreme Court’s decision in Reilly v Sandwell is an interesting exploration of when an employee’s failure to disclose material information to

Safeguarding: school entitled to dismiss head teacher for failure to disclose personal relationship with sex-offender?
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 15 2018

The Supreme Court has held that a head teacher (R) was under a contractual obligation to assist the school’s governing body in discharging its duty to

DOJ Pursues Private Equity Firm for Portfolio Company FCA Violations
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2018

On February 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed a complaint in intervention against a compounding pharmacy, Patient Care America

SEC halts “Decentralized Consumer Bank” Initial Coin Offering (ICO) labeling it a “Scam”
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2018

Today the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced it had obtained a court order suspending AriseBank’s (Arise) initial coin offering (ICO)

The State AG Report Weekly Update November 2, 2017
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • November 2 2017

Democrat Renato Mariotti, a cable news commentator and a former Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago, announced his

Disciplinary investigations: Suspending an employee may amount to a fundamental breach of contract
  • Taylor Vinters LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 16 2017

The High Court has found that the unjustified suspension of an employee constituted a breach of the implied contractual duty of trust and confidence

SEC Approves FINRA Registration, Qualification and Continuing Education Rules
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2017

The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority rules that (1) consolidate the National Association