Facts don't clarify, stories clarify. So, here are 10 scenarios of client frustration with the law and lawyers, plus 10 stories that the general counsel can use to educate, ease and explain
...of the entitlement and retaliation provisions of the Family Leave Medical Act (FMLA.) In its answer filed Dec. 29, 2010, Compass denied the...
...of U.S. employees are covered by the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), which requires employers with 50 or more workers are to offer 12...
Originally Published: Corporate Counsel
General counsel must engage in high-stakes, emotionally charged conversations; tell uncomfortable truths; and pry open the story beneath the surface, writes Michael P. Maslanka. He offers four keys t
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, in her writing to illuminate the high court's denial of a petition for writ of certiorari in a Texas case, issued a statement to dispel any doubt that her
Cases decided by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama are rarely the subject of this column. But the recent case of Jernigan v. Dollar General, vividly illustrates a core conc
Originally Published: The Legal Intelligencer
...Disabilities Act ("ADA") and Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") claims.*fn1 For...
...a "problem employee." She took leave under the Family Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") for approximately twenty days due to this injury, and again took FMLA...
...on legitimate business reasons. She had demonstrated poor performance prior to her FMLA leave, and she resigned voluntarily to pursue a new career path as...
Michael P. Maslanka wants to talk legal etiquette — the real deal, though. No platitudes on returning phone calls promptly, promising to adhere to a budget or proclaiming knowledge of the clien
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