- Accommodation Does Not Prove 'Regarded as' Claim. Danaher, Maria Greco // HR Magazine;Feb2005, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p115
Focuses on the outcome of a case about accommodating a longtime employee's medical impairments filed by Connie Cigan against the Chippewa Falls School District with the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Wisconsin. Details of the case; Reason of Cigan for filing a lawsuit against the school...
- RAISING THE BAR. Agron, Joe // American School & University;Jun2005, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p6
Comments on the lawsuits filed to win increases in funding for schools in the U.S. Failure of the proposal of the Texas Legislature for increasing spending for education; Inability of he New York City Education Department to equalize budgets; Concern on the adequacy of budget allocated for...
- CIRCUIT ROUNDUP. Mack, Debbie // Corporate Legal Times;Sep2003, Vol. 13 Issue 142, p60
Reports development of several cases in the circuit courts as of September 2003 in the U.S. Denial of the New York federal court for a corporate defendant access to confidential documents; Dismissal of a local telephone service provider's antitrust claim against Verizon Virginia Inc.; Details...
- No Child Brings Every Lawyer Out. Pascopella, Angela // District Administration;Apr2003, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p7
Reports on the increasing number of lawsuits from parents of schoolchildren filed against the school districts in the U.S. Result of the No Child Left Behind federal mandate; Failure of the school to properly notify parents on the performance of the school district; Need for the improvement of...
- Honor Bound. // Teacher Magazine;Jan2000, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p11
Reports on the settlement for the law suit filed by Somer Chipman Hurston and Chasity Glass filed against Grant County, Kentucky school officials in 1998. Why the school district denied their National Honor Society applications; Terms of the settlement.
- Crucial Court Ruling. // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor;Jun2005, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p4
Presents information on the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruling over the freeze of defaulted debt of the government of Argentina. Background of the case; Impact of the case on bond swap activities; Outlook for the ruling of the case.
- FLSA and Elevator Operators. // Labor Law Journal;Jul73, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p446
This article reports on the ruling given by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on U.S. Fair Labor Standards Act benefits that should be received by elevator operators. The Court held that the applicability of the Act depends not upon the character of the employer's business, but upon the nature...
- RETHINKING COPYRIGHT MISUSE. Judge, Kathryn // Stanford Law Review;Dec2004, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p901
Focuses on copyright misuse. History of copyright misuse; Examination of several circuit court cases in the U.S. in which a defense of misuse has prevailed; Actions to be taken to remedy misuse.
- FINANCING RELIGIOUS EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS WITH TAX-EXEMPT PUBLIC BOND PROCEEDS. Hall, Jason M. // Boston University Law Review;Jun2003, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p685
Examines the Sixth Circuit's decision in the Steele versus Industrial Development Board of Nashville case, in an attempt to analyze the law concerning the establishment of religion in the U.S. History of Establishment Clause jurisprudence; Status of Establishment Clause law after the Zelman...