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2 hrs ago | Missourian
The Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent with a ruling Tuesday that gives greater legal protections to injured workers who subsequently are fired from their jobs.
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6 hrs ago | Amy Ridenour
It appears that the second greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing lots of Americans that they had a free-market health care system prior to ObamaCare.
10 hrs ago | JD Supra
We have written a few times about the EEOC's closer inspection of background checks and the use of criminal records in employment decisions because of their potential adverse impact on classes of applicants.
Whistleblowers are an important part of the IRS tax compliance program, and can receive substantial awards if the IRS uses their information.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced an agreement with the city of Dubuque, Iowa , that effectively settles allegations that the city discriminated against African Americans applying for the Housing Choice Voucher Program.
Famed financial adviser Donald Gene DeWaay Jr. has reached a settlement with the Labor Department to pay $341,487 to 68 retirement plans following federal investigations into some of his firm's sales.
During her trial, the only time the public heard from Chelsea Manning was when she made statements in court.
On April 8, Southern W.Va. Community and Techncial, Unilin NA LLC, Robert C. Byrd Institute and the U.S. Department of Labor/Office of Apprenticeship ... On Tuesday, April 8, Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College announced a new agreement with Unilin NA LLC, Robert C. Byrd Institute and the U.S. Department of Labor/Office of ... (more)
Dictionary.com offers two definitions for scapegoat: "1. A person or group made to bear the blame for others or to suffer in their place; 2. Chiefly biblical.
Hope Cancer Institute Inc. and owner Dr. Raj Sadasivan have agreed to pay $2.9 million to the U.S. government to settle claims that the organization defrauded federal health care programs.
North Carolina is digging out of $1.6 billion in debt after making major mistakes with unemployment benefits.
It could be weeks or months before federal workplace safety investigators release their findings on the death of two utility workers killed Saturday when a truck tipped on its end, causing the aerial lift they were in to crash to the ground off the Scenic Highway.
Ms. Angel and Ms. Natal will share a combined 16 percent of the government settlement for their role in the case.
The webpage on the Center for Workforce Research and Information site displays data such as the age, education, gender and statewide distribution of Mainers with impairments.
A new lawyer for convicted leaker Army Pfc. Chelsea Manning is railing against the Obama Administration's use of the Espionage Act in a wave of cases charging individuals with releasing classified information to the press or public.
To better account for hundreds of millions of grant dollars, Baltimore finance officials have a plan to overhaul city policies, train staff and keep records in a centralized database.