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Employment Law and Employment Discrimination: Essential Terms and Concepts
     

Employment Law and Employment Discrimination: Essential Terms and Concepts

by Rebecca Hanner White
 

EMPLOYMENT LAW AND EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION: Essential Terms and Concepts has more depth than the 'dictionary-type' references, but is intended for use alongside any of the leading casebooks. This succinct but substantive overview will be welcomed by students and instructors alike for its:

  • concise and practical account of employment law and
  • Overview

    EMPLOYMENT LAW AND EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION: Essential Terms and Concepts has more depth than the 'dictionary-type' references, but is intended for use alongside any of the leading casebooks. This succinct but substantive overview will be welcomed by students and instructors alike for its:

  • concise and practical account of employment law and employment discrimination
  • lucid explanations of essential terms, concepts, and doctrines
  • helpful examples that clarify important concepts
  • realistic hypotheticals Organized to parallel current casebooks, the book covers:
  • basic concepts, such as job security, privacy interests, health and safety, wages, hours and benefits, employees' obligations, and preemption of state law claims
  • the Employment-at-Will doctrine, as well as contract erosions and tort law erosions of the doctrine
  • other tort claims arising from employment, such as fraud, the intentional infliction of emotional distress, defamation, and negligent hiring
  • federal statutory protection against on-the-job discrimination
  • The National Labor Relations Act: Collective Rights — Occupational Safety and Health Act arbitration. This comprehensive overview supplies enlightening explanations of a wide range of subjects — from implied-in-faith contracts to trade secrets and everything in between—without getting lost in the complexities of the details of cases and legislation.

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781567066999
    Publisher:
    Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Publication date:
    05/28/1998
    Pages:
    256
    Product dimensions:
    7.08(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.52(d)

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