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  • Woman Denied Job Over Prescription Drug Use; Was it Legal?
    Woman Denied Job Over Prescription Drug Use; Was it Legal?

    Woman Denied Job Over Prescription Drug Use; Was it Legal? Company didn’t like results of job candidate’s drug test Imagine that you’ve applied for a job. After a series of interviews, you’re extended ...

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  • What Teen Workers Need to Know About Sexual Harassment
    What Teen Workers Need to Know About Sexual Harassment

    What Teen Workers Need to Know About Sexual Harassment Company forced to pay $150,000 to settle lawsuit by underage employees Younger workers may be especially vulnerable to harassment or other ...

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  • Workers Fired for Not Getting Well Fast Enough; Company on the Hook for $8.6 Million
    Workers Fired for Not Getting Well Fast Enough; Company on the Hook for $8.6 Million

    Workers Fired for Not Getting Well Fast Enough; Company on the Hook for $8.6 Million What workers need to know about leave and the Americans with Disabilities Act Imagine this scenario: A woman needs ...

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  • The So-Called Gig Economy: When Independent Contractors Are Really Employees
    The So-Called Gig Economy: When Independent Contractors Are Really Employees

    The So-Called Gig Economy: When Independent Contractors Are Really Employees What self-employed people need to know about their rights The “gig economy” is a big topic lately, as companies look to ...

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  • When the ADA Does and Doesn't Cover Mental Illness
    When the ADA Does and Doesn't Cover Mental Illness

    When the ADA Does and Doesn’t Cover Mental Illness Employee with anxiety disorder attempted suicide at work Is it a violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to fire an employee with ...

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