Tag Archives: workplace discrimination

The South Carolina Pregnancy Accommodations Act: A Step Toward Gender Equality

I believe Angela Davis may have said it best, “No march, movement, or agenda that defines manhood in the narrowest terms and seeks to make women lesser partners in this quest for equality can be considered a positive step.” In … Continue reading

Posted in Articles Worth Reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

February 10, 2012 4th Circuit published opinions

Boitnott v. Corning, Inc. Plaintiff alleged employer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by refusing to allow him to work 8 hour shifts instead of 10 or 12 hour shifts. The panel held ability to work 40 hours a week, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

1/26 and 1/27 Fourth Circuit Opinions

Minor v. Bostwick Laboratories Intracompany oral complaints that satisfy the Kasten standard trigger antiretaliation provisions of Fair Labor Standards Act: US v. Gaines Suppression order affirmed. Assault on officers after illegal pull over of car and search of passenger was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment