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Employment Law
 
Category:   Section Meetings
Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2011 / 12 noon
Location: Anchorage / Bar office, 550 W. 7th Avenue, Suite 1900
 

Recent Employment Case Updates:  Two recent cases from the U.S. Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court will be addressed.  Natalie Cale of Turner & Mede, P.C. will discuss the U.S. Supreme Court decision Staub v. Proctor Hospital (decided 3/1/11), which analyzed the so-called “cat’s paw” theory of discrimination.  Tom Janunen of Perkins Coie, will discuss the Ninth Circuit decision in Sanders v. City of Newport (decided 3/17/11), which addressed the party bearing the burden of proof on issues involving reinstatement under the Family and Medical Leave Act.  1 General CLE Credit.  

Please note:  This is the section’s last meeting until the fall.  They will not meet in May due to the annual convention in Fairbanks.

Fairbanks Members:  You can attend Employment Law meetings at Cook Schuhmann & Groseclose, Inc., 714 4th Avenue, Suite 200.

For more section information, please contact co-Chairs Gregory Fisher at gregoryfisher@dwt.com or 907-257-5335; Danielle Ryman at dryman@perkinscoie.com or 907-263-6927.



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