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Employment Law | Legacy September 30, 2014
Chicago Employment Attorney Contrasts Protected Class and Legal Appearance Discrimination for Illinois Workers
Chicago, IL (Law Firm Newswire) September 30, 2014 – Personal grooming choices are not considered “protected” characteristics. “It is not against federal employment law for a company to decline to hire someone whose appearance does not appeal to them. Companies…
Auto Accident Law | Legacy | Personal Injury Law September 26, 2014
Can Nevada’s Education Program Really Curb Texting While Walking?
Austin, TX (Law Firm Newswire) September 26, 2014 – Nevada law enforcement officials are considering an education campaign about the dangers of using smartphones while driving and walking. “It’s a given that using a cellphone while driving is deadly. Law…
Employment Law | Legacy September 26, 2014
In Many States, Smoking Habits Can Affect Job Potential
Chicago, IL (Law Firm Newswire) September 26, 2014 – Employers in some states may legally refuse to hire a smoker. Some employers will screen job candidates during the hiring process, and some include a nicotine test. At such companies, a…
Elder Law | Estate Planning Law | Legacy September 25, 2014
Begley Law Group’s Ethan Ordog Receives 2014 Robert W. Criscuolo Award from the Burlington County Bar Association
Moorestown, NJ (Law Firm Newswire) September 25, 2014 – On September 23, Begley Law Group attorney Ethan Ordog received this year’s Robert W. Criscuolo Award at the Burlington County Bar Association’s annual State Bar Night at Indian Spring Country Club….
Criminal Defense Law | Legacy September 25, 2014
Police Arrest 236 Alleged Drunk Drivers During Fourth of July Crackdown
Flint, MI (Law Firm Newswire) September 25, 2014 – During the Fourth of July period, a crackdown on drunk driving led to 236 arrests for alleged drunk driving, according to officials with the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning (OHSP)….
Employment Law | Legacy September 24, 2014
California Caregivers File Class Action for Failure to Pay Overtime and Minimum Wage
Sacramento, CA (Law Firm Newswire) September 24, 2014 – California caregivers have filed a class action lawsuit against Kindred Healthcare, Inc. for the company’s failure to pay minimum wage and overtime. “The charges include rest and meal break violations among…