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Audio: LA County supervisors move ahead on crackdown against immigration consultant fraud | 89.3 KPCC

Los Angeles County officials will draft an ordinance to license local immigration consultants as a way of better regulating them. Source: Audio: LA County supervisors move ahead on crackdown against immigration consultant fraud | 89.3 KPCC

Teenagers And D.C. Circuit Agree: Internet Service Is A Utility – Will Bankruptcy Courts Follow?

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  The topic of net neutrality has continued to be at the forefront of public discourse over recent years.  This is the result of the FCC’s repeated attempts to impose regulations designed to Source: Teenagers And D.C. Circuit Agree: Internet … Continue reading

2 laid-off ITT Educational employees file federal lawsuit | Jobs & Employment | pilotonline.com

CARMEL, Ind. (AP) — Two employees laid off by the parent company of for-profit college chain ITT Technical Institute have filed a lawsuit claiming the company violated federal law by Source: 2 laid-off ITT Educational employees file federal lawsuit | … Continue reading

Employee suit ruling could be win for Uber

The ruling is on a credit report suit but could have broader legal implications. Source: Employee suit ruling could be win for Uber

Immigrants sue for college admission

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Three Georgians who have received a special reprieve from deportation are suing the University System of Georgia over its policy of barring them from attending five of the state’s top universities. Source: Immigrants sue for college admission

Waiting List Placements May Violate ADA – Disability Scoop

Being on a waiting list for community-based services may be evidence enough that an individual with disabilities is at risk for institutionalization, the U.S. Department of Justice says. Source: Waiting List Placements May Violate ADA – Disability Scoop

New law equalizes injury damages for unauthorized immigrants

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When Los Angeles County businessman Jesus Rodriguez was injured in a 1979 traffic accident, he sued the driver who caused the crash and was awarded $99,000 in damages, based partly on his lost earn… Source: New law equalizes injury damages … Continue reading

Employees who routinely made hiring, firing recommendations came under FLSA executive exemption | Employment Law Daily

By Matt Pavich Employees who routinely made hiring and firing and disciplinary recommendations, which their employer frequently accepted, were executive Source: Employees who routinely made hiring, firing recommendations came under FLSA executive exemption | Employment Law Daily

Univision Wins Bankruptcy Auction for Gawker Media for $135 Million

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Univision Communications Inc. won a court-administered auction for Gawker Media Group on Tuesday, outbidding Ziff Davis for control of the 14-year-old digital media pioneer that was forced into bankruptcy by a costly legal battle with former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. … Continue reading

Fred Thompson’s Widow Asks Judge To Dismiss Estate Claim – Story

The widow of Fred Thompson has asked a court to dismiss a claim filed against his estate by his two adult sons. Source: Fred Thompson’s Widow Asks Judge To Dismiss Estate Claim – Story