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EMPLOYMENT — AGE DISCRIMINATION

May state and local government employees avoid the limitations of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act by bringing age discrimination claims directly under the Equal Protection Clause and §1983? See “Can age discrimination claim proceed under §1983?” Madigan v. Levin, ...

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EMPLOYMENT

Does Title VII’s retaliation provision require a plaintiff to prove but-for causation, or only that the employer had a mixed motive? See “Does mixed-motive analysis apply in retaliation case?” University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center v. Nassar, No. 12-484. Certiorari ...

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EMPLOYMENT

An employee injured while working on land may still recover under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act where he can establish a substantial nexus between his injury and his employer’s extractive operations on the Outer Continental Shelf. U.S. Supreme Court. ...

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EMPLOYMENT

The First Amendment bars a disability discrimination suit brought by a teacher who was fired by a religious school. See “Constitution bars job-bias suit against religious school” U.S. Supreme Court. Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC, No. 10-553.  ...

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New book gives job search tips

Considering a career move or looking for a new job? Then pick up a newly released book from the American Bar Association’s Law Practice Management Section, Job Quest for Lawyers: The Essential Guide to Finding and Landing the Job You ...

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