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Recent Employment Law Jury Verdicts and Settlements (Sept-Oct 2015)

Here’s a roundup of recent employment law jury verdicts and settlements of note to employers from across the United States:

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DOL Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Florida to Reduce Misclassification of Employees

On January 13, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a press release stating that officials from the U.S. Labor Department and the Florida Department of Revenue inked a memorandum of understanding intended to prevent the misclassification of employees as independent … Continue reading

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Florida Supreme Court Rules That Pregnancy Is Protected By Florida Civil Rights Act

The Florida Supreme Court recently ruled that pregnancy discrimination is prohibited under the Florida Civil Rights Act, the State law barring discrimination in employment.

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