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Michael Joseph Davey

Michael Davey’s Legal Guides

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  • Madonna said "Papa don't preach." U.S. Supreme Court says "Preacher can't sue."

    Yesterday, in the case ofHosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC, the U.S. Supreme Court, for the first time, adopted and sanctioned the "ministerial exception" rule that has been utilized by the Federal Courts of Appeals for 40 years, which provides that the...

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  • Split Happens: Supervisors at public agencies can be held personally liable for FMLA violations

    Yesterday, in the case ofHaybarger v. Lawrence County Adult Probation and Parole, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals determined, for the first time in this Circuit, that supervisors who work at public agencies can be heldpersonallyliable for violations of the Family and Medical L...

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