Bill to create framework on PTSD positive step, employment lawyer says – The Lawyer’s Daily


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Bill to create framework on PTSD positive step, employment lawyer says
The Lawyer’s Daily
A bill to establish a federal framework addressing the symptoms and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a positive step toward awareness of mental health issues faced by first responders, a Toronto employment and human rights lawyer

HK company, director fined for failure to release wages, termination pay – HRD Singapore (blog)


HRD Singapore (blog)

HK company, director fined for failure to release wages, termination pay
HRD Singapore (blog)
HR leaders have been urged by Deputy PM Tharman Shanmugaratnam to stop their “unstated discrimination” against older workers looking for jobs. Are you asking illegal interview questions? Have you ever asked a job applicant how old they are? If you have

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When the Nanny Needs Maternity Leave – The New York Times – New York Times


New York Times

When the Nanny Needs Maternity Leave – The New York Times
New York Times
Usually, it was said in a whisper. Once, it was in an all-caps email. But nine years ago, when I was about to go back to work after the birth of my first son, everyone seemed to offer the same warning: “Whatever you do, don't hire a nanny who might get

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Nurse stood down for racist social media rant, employment lawyer says breaches are common – ABC Online


ABC Online

Nurse stood down for racist social media rant, employment lawyer says breaches are common
ABC Online
A nurse has been stood down from his hospital job in northern WA following an expletive-filled, racist rant on social media that threatened violence against children. On a Broome community Facebook page on Friday night, nurse Kevin Naughton responded

Backlash Ripples Through California Politics After Women Denounce Sexual Harassment – KQED


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Backlash Ripples Through California Politics After Women Denounce Sexual Harassment
KQED
And when she notified her employer that she was a signatory to the letter, she was promptly dismissed,” said employment lawyer Micha Liberty, whom the lobbyist hired. “It was completely retaliatory and extraordinarily damaging.” Liberty declined to

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Matt Lauer’s Accuser Has a Veteran Washington Civil Rights Lawyer on Her Side – Law.com


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Matt Lauer's Accuser Has a Veteran Washington Civil Rights Lawyer on Her Side
Law.com
Ari Wilkenfeld, a longtime civil rights and employment lawyer in Washington, is representing the woman who brought sexual misconduct claims this week against NBC “Today Show” host Matt Lauer, fired just days after the allegations were made. Wilkenfeld
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