TITLE

Recent legal decisions affect you

AUTHOR(S)
Hatch, D. Diane; Hall, James E.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Aug98, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with several court cases on employee benefits in the United States such as Anderson versus AT&T Corp. and Griffin versus Washington Convention Center. Results of the cases; Its implication to human resource community.
ACCESSION #
943089

 

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