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December 2013 Archives

Former Manhattan prep school teacher sues for discrimination

A former teacher a prep school on Manhattan’s Upper West Side has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the school. The lawsuit includes a variety of issues, but generally alleges unlawful discrimination based upon gender and sexual orientation.

New York US Senator proposes paid FMLA leave

A United States senator from New York has introduced a bill to modify how family and medical leave is handled on a national level. The Family and Medical Leave Act has provided eligible workers with job protection for qualifying family and medical reasons when taking leave from work to address the issues.