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Mission Impossible? - Hospital’s obligations to cure dying relationship
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2017

For a fuller description of the facts, see Chris Lynn’s blog


Are Employers Going to be Required to Accommodate Medical Marijuana Use?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

State-registered medical cannabis patients may now sue a private employer for discrimination under Massachusetts’ law if they are fired for their


Staying in tune with whistleblowing law - just what is “the public interest”?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • July 18 2017

Back in 2015 we reported on the Employment Appeal Tribunal’s decision in Chestertons, a ruling which struck fear into the hearts of employers


Whose lie is it anyway? Not for employer to decide if whistleblowing disclosure is protected
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2017

For a whistleblower to benefit from the statutory protections, his disclosure must be protected, i.e., be (usually) about the breach of a legal


This week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2017

What do we mean when we talk about “mental health”? The World Health Organisation defines mental health as: “a state of well-being in which every


FY 17 Omnibus Vote Expected on Thursday; Hearings on FY 18 Move Forward Despite Lack of Budget Resolution
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • May 1 2017

On Sunday night, an agreement for a fiscal year 2017 Omnibus bill had been reached. Although the text was not available at the


Carry On, Nurse? Rights to dismiss on grounds of uncertain identity
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2017

Ever think that you don’t really know your staff? Here is a case about how far that feeling can justify dismissal. Elizabeth Ssekisonge gained


The Next 40 Days: What to Expect from President Trump and the 115th Congress
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • OECD, USA
  • March 2 2017

Last night, on his 40th day in office, President Donald J. Trump made his first appearance before a joint session of Congress. In his speech, he set


What We Know About Who May Likely Be the First Latino Member of Trump’s Cabinet
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

Alexander Acosta is a Florida native and the son of Cuban immigrants, who has a legal background with many years of government service. He is


Tests salivaires, éthylotest, Loi sapin 2: il est temps d'actualiser les règlements intérieurs
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • France
  • February 8 2017

voire dans certaines professions de compléter les contrats de travail. Nouveaux cas récents de discrimination prohibée