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  • Ashley Passero Named to the 2019 Virginia Rising Stars℠ List for Employment Law
    Ashley Passero Named to the 2019 Virginia Rising Stars℠ List for Employment Law

    Attorney Ashley Passero has built her reputation as a trusted and tenacious employment lawyer across her career. She uses a straightforward approach to casework that avoids unnecessary delays and ...

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  • Workers Can Sue Employer for Failing to Protect Personal Data
    Workers Can Sue Employer for Failing to Protect Personal Data

    In a ruling that should make employers everywhere sit up and take notice, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently decided that workers could bring a negligence claim (in other words, a lawsuit ...

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  • Beware the careless employee review
    Beware the careless employee review

    Annual or semi-annual employee reviews can be helpful in documenting worker issues to justify actions you might take, and in protecting yourself against potential lawsuits by disgruntled workers. They ...

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  • Case highlights importance of protecting secret documents
    Case highlights importance of protecting secret documents

    Does your company have important trade secrets it wants to protect? If so, be sure to take affirmative steps to actually maintain the secrecy of these documents. That can help you if you need to take ...

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  • Employers take note: Harassment claims were on the rise last year
    Employers take note: Harassment claims were on the rise last year

    Last fall, nearly a year after the #MeToo movement emerged as a major social force, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission released findings that sexual harassment claims had risen sharply during ...

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  • Employer's delay waives right to arbitration
    Employer's delay waives right to arbitration

    If your employees have signed an agreement to arbitrate any employment disputes, you need to act fast if you really want to keep the case out of court. If you sit on your rights, you might lose them. ...

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