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  1. Employees Bound by Non-Compete Agreement When They Clicked...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Two employees who clicked "accept" on an online form in order to receive a bonus were bound by additional language that included an agreement to not compete in the future. Messrs.

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  2. Third Circuit Upholds Subgroup Disparate Impact Claims Under the ADEARead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    The Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently created a circuit split when it disagreed with prior decisions from the Second, Sixth, and Eighth Circuits regarding the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 . In Karlo v.

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  3. Trump Taps Alex Acosta for New Department of Labor SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... from Harvard Law School, he clerked for Judge (now Supreme Court Justice) Samuel Alito on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He has also served as a member of the National Labor Relations Board, head of the U.S. Department of Justice's Civil Rights ...

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  4. Employees Bound By Non-Compete By Clicking On Box To Accept Stock GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    Employees at payroll processing giant ADP were held to the terms of a non-compete contained in online stock award documents when they clicked the "I have read and agreed" button in order to receive stock grants. On February 7, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, in ADP, LLC v.

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  5. School district agrees to remove Ten Commandments monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Education Week

    A Pennsylvania school district has agreed to remove a granite Ten Commandments monument from outside a high school and pay $164,000 in legal fees to settle a federal lawsuit. The Freedom From Religion Foundation said it received a signed settlement Tuesday from the New Kensington-Arnold School District saying it will relocate the 6-foot-high monolith from near the gym entrance at Valley High School within 30 days.

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  6. Second Amendment fight brewing in RamseyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    A developer's proposal to build a 60,000-square-foot firing range has sparked both fierce opposition and support from gun rights advocates. Second Amendment fight brewing in Ramsey A developer's proposal to build a 60,000-square-foot firing range has sparked both fierce opposition and support from gun rights advocates.

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  7. Third Circuit Upholds Dismissal of Indirect Purchaser Class in Auto...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JD Supra

    On February 9, the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit upheld a ruling by the US District Court for the District of Delaware in In re: Class 8 Transmission Indirect Purchaser Antitrust Litigation that indirect purchasers of Class 8 transmissions did not meet the requirements for class certification. The Third Circuit found that only the individual claims may proceed in the case, overturning the district court's dismissal of those claims.

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  8. Tokyo Dispute Resolution & Crisis Management Newsletter - February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    The current position in the US on the rules governing price competition is uncertain, and even prices above cost may create antitrust risks. Recent decisions by the influential US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit are at the center of this debate, and the most recent has seen Eisai's US subsidiary take action alleging that a competitor's volume discounts violated US antitrust laws.

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  9. Going Nuclear: New Jersey's Last-Ditch Option for Legalizing Sports BettingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | JD Supra

    The U.S. Supreme Court's recent invitation for the Solicitor General to weigh on New Jersey's sports betting case may give new life to the Garden State's efforts to expand its gambling portfolio. But in the event that the Court ultimately decides not to hear New Jersey's case, it is worth examining what a last-ditch effort at legalizing sports betting could look like in New Jersey and potentially across the U.S. New Jersey already has come up short on its first wager on sports betting.

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  10. Searching for the motive behind the myth of widespread voter fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Philly.com

    Chris Brennan writes about people, power and politics . He was previously the political editor for the Daily News.

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  11. New Secretary of Labor DesigneeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | JD Supra

    The President announced that Alex Acosta, currently Dean of the Florida International School of Law will be the next nominee for Secretary of Labor following the withdrawal of Andrew Puzder. Acosta is a native of Miami, Florida.

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  12. R. Alexander Acosta Picked to Head Department of LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | JD Supra

    President Donald Trump has nominated R. Alexander Acosta to be Secretary of Labor. His nomination comes one day after Andrew Puzder, Trump's first pick to lead the Department of Labor, withdrew his nomination.

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  13. Five things you should know about Alexander Acosta, Trump's new pick for labor secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Washington Post

    Labor groups, unions and lawmakers in both political parties are still getting to know R. Alexander Acosta, President Trump's latest pick for labor secretary. Acosta, 48, is the dean of the Florida International University's law school and was a member of the National Labor Relations Board from 2002 to 2003.

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  14. Dole Food Had Too Many SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bloomberg

    Matt Levine is a Bloomberg View columnist. He was an editor of Dealbreaker, an investment banker at Goldman Sachs, a mergers and acquisitions lawyer at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and a clerk for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

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  15. Who Is Alexander Acosta, and Will He Be the New Labor Secretary?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | JD Supra

    Within less than 24 hours following the withdrawal of Andrew Puzder, President Trump's first choice to fill the position of Secretary of Labor, the president announced at a press conference on Thursday, February 16 that his new choice for U.S. Secretary of Labor is Alexander Acosta of Miami, Florida. Acosta has served in several positions in government, including at the National Labor Relations Board, where he authored over 125 decisions, and at the U.S. Department of Justice and later as U.S. Attorney.

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  16. Alex Acosta, Former NLRB Member, Nominated as Secretary of LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | jdsupra.com

    President Trump announced yesterday that he intends to nominate R. Alexander Acosta as the Secretary of Labor. Mr. Trump's initial nominee for the position, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his candidacy Wednesday.

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  17. 4 Things To Know About Alexander Acosta, Trump's New Pick For Labor SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Benzinga

    The Trump administration appears to be standing on a sticky wicket, as controversies, one after another, rock it. On Wednesday, Trump's nominee for the post of the Labor Secretary Andrew Puzder threw in his towel for reasons more than one.

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  18. FCI workers deny harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Altoona Mirror

    Three employees of the Federal Correctional Institution at Loretto have denied in response to a lawsuit that they intentionally harassed an inmate in 2009 because of his religion. Charles Mack, 56, of Philadelphia has been engaged in a lengthy court battle, contending the harassment eventually led to his dismissal from a job in the prison commissary and the loss of his $100 monthly stipend.

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  19. Trump names Alexander Acosta as labor secretary pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Star Tribune

    Acosta served as an assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's civil rights division under President George W. Bush and is a former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Florida. He also previously served on the National Labor Relations Board and is now the dean of the law school at Florida International University.

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  20. Trump Taps Alexander Acosta for Department of Labor SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Eater

    In the wake of Andrew Puzder's withdrawal from consideration for a cabinet appointment in the U.S. Department of Labor, President Donald Trump has a new pick for labor secretary . Alexander Acosta , the current dean of Florida International University's College of Law and a former member of the National Labor Relations Board, is Trump's new choice to head the department.

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