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Week Ending 2/5/16: Washington v. Board of Review

Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending February 5, 2016 By Alan Schorr Washington v. Board of Review, 2016 N.J. Super. Unpub.  LEXIS 218 (App. Div., February 3, 2016) A rare reversal of an unemployment disqualification for voluntarily leaving work without good cause attributable to the work merits discussion as this week’s Case…
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Week Ending 1/29/16: In re Williams

Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending January 29, 2016 By Alan Schorr In re Williams, ___ N.J. Super. ___, 2016 N.J. Super.  LEXIS 15 (App. Div., January 25, 2016) In a case of first impression in New Jersey, the Appellate Division held that employers may not require an employee to undergo a…
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Week Ending 1/22/16: Hansen v. Rite Aid

Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending January 22, 2016 By Alan Schorr     Hansen v. Rite Aid Corp., 2016 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 107 (unpublished) (App. Div. 2016) This week, the Appellate Division addressed the issue of discovery of other claims of discrimination.  While New Jersey Courts have repeatedly ruled that other…
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Week Ending 1/15/16: Borough of Bogota v. Tasca

Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending January 15, 2016 Borough of Bogota v. Tasca, docket no. BER-L-9178-12, $2.5 Million Settlement announced January 6, 2016. By Alan Schorr A lawsuit for repayment of wages against a terminated employee backfired in a big way, resulting in a $2.5 million settlement in favor of the…
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Week Ending 1/8/16: Morgan v. Raymours Furniture Company

Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending January 8, 2016 Morgan v. Raymours Furniture Company, Inc., 2016 N.J. Super. LEXIS 1 (App. Div. January 7, 2016) By Alan Schorr Two years ago, Schorr & Associates started their year with a federal district court victory in Raymours v. Rossi in which the Court refused…
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