TITLE

Courts Debate Rehiring Substance Abusers

AUTHOR(S)
Flynn, Gillian
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);May2003, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court case Raytheon Company v. Fernandez, that resolves whether a company can refuse to rehire former alcohol and substance Joel Hernandez after he has been terminated. Overview of the case of Joel Hernandez; Policy of the company on the rehiring of employees; Ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth District on the case; Definition of disability under the American with Disabilities Act.
ACCESSION #
9670587

 

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