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Catch up on important updates—new this edition

  • Title VII’s application to LGBTQIA issues
  • EEOC’s proposed guidance on retaliation
  • Pregnancy and sex discrimination
  • McDonnell Douglas and Nassar “but-for” causation
  • Statements to harasser to stop conduct
  • Causal connection to Sarbanes-Oxley cases
  • Abuse of discretion
  • Requirement of objective evidence in disability cases
  • Wrongful discharge
  • Whistleblowing
  • Uniform Written Obligations Act
  • Violation of employer’s rules, sleeping on the job
  • Two-prong Derk test

Make your job easier with expert analysis & practice tools

  • Detailed breakdown of key state and federal statutes
  • Systematic scrutiny of pivotal Pennsylvania & Third Circuit decisions—over 2000 cases cited!
  • Tips for handling workplace investigations and 6 ways to attack the investigation
  • Sample interrogatories and document requests
  • Checklist for employers to avoid discrimination and other claims

Summary of Contents

  1. Statutory Discrimination (EEO) Protections
  2. Theories of Discrimination
  3. Other Sources of Statutory Employment Claims
  4. Common-Law Rights and Protections
  5. Interviewing and Hiring
  6. Terms and Conditions of Employment
  7. Termination of Employment, Reductions in Force
  8. Employer Defenses
  9. Retaliatory Discharge and Whistleblowers
  10. Post-Employment Restrictions
  11. Remedies
  12. Avoiding Discrimination and Other Employment-Related Claims
  13. Unemployment Compensation

Index of Cases
Index of Statutes
Subject Index

Page Count: 714

Additional Documents

Winner of the 2013 ACLEA* Award for Outstanding Achievement in Publications! 

*Association for Continuing Legal Education Administrators

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Product Information
Product Date:
July 01, 2016
Pennsylvania Employment Law Deskbook, Third Edition (Includes Thumb Drive)
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John C. Artz, Esq.
Joel S. Barras, Esq.
Jennifer C. Bell, Esq.
Jeffrey Campolongo, Esq.
Thomas J. Cole, Jr., Esq.
Jennifer L. Craighead, Esq.
John A. DiNome, Esq.
Janeen Olsen Dougherty, Esq.
Peter J. Ennis, Esq., Editor
Paul C. Evans, Esq.
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Mark A. Fontana, Esq.
Clare M. Gallagher, Esq.
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William M. Hassan, Esq.
Robert Samuel Hawkins, Esq.
Adam K. Hobaugh, Esq.
Christopher A. Macey, Jr., Esq.
Gerard M. Mackarevich, Esq.
William O. Mandycz, Esq.
Erin J. McLaughlin, Esq.  [ view bio ]
John W. Murtagh, Jr., Esq.
Thomas I. Plotkin, Esq.
Thomas D. Rees, Esq.
Tanya Adrienne Salgado, Esq.
Debbie Rodman Sandler, Esq.
Joshua L. Schwartz, Esq.
Ralph R. Smith 3rd, Esq.
Marc H. Snyder, Esq.
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