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The Life Span of the Employment Relationship: Hiring, Disciplining and Firing

Posted in Employment Contracts and Agreements, Labor Law, Retaliation and Wrongful Termination

Summary of Program The Labor and Employment Group at Weintraub Tobin is pleased to offer this informative seminar that will discuss recent cases to help business owners, human resource professionals, and managers avoid liability and effectively hire employees as well as carry out disciplines and terminations. This seminar will cover: • Lawful and effective job… Continue Reading

Space Still Available for Upcoming Seminar: Avoiding Retaliation, Whistleblowing and Wrongful Termination Claims

Posted in Labor Law, Retaliation and Wrongful Termination

Summary of Program Exposure to retaliation claims in the workplace today is like exposure to second-hand smoke in the workplace in the 1960s – It’s everywhere but few people understand the danger. The Labor and Employment Group at Weintraub Tobin is pleased to offer this very important training session that will help business owners, human… Continue Reading

Upcoming Seminar: Avoiding Retaliation, Whistleblowing and Wrongful Termination Claims

Posted in Labor Law, Retaliation and Wrongful Termination

Summary of Program Exposure to retaliation claims in the workplace today is like exposure to second-hand smoke in the workplace in the 1960s – It’s everywhere but few people understand the danger.  The Labor and Employment Group at Weintraub Tobin is pleased to offer this very important training session that will help business owners, human resource professionals,… Continue Reading

At Will Agreement Defeats Termination Claim: Bernard v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance

Posted in Employment Contracts and Agreements

In Bernard v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance, plaintiff sued his employer for constructive discharge and "breach of covenant of good faith and fair dealing," claiming it misrepresented its sales program requirements. Plaintiff claimed the company had a termination for cause only policy. However, he had signed the following at will agreement: "You or State… Continue Reading