Labor Law

Author: Michael H. Harper
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454860761
Release Date: 2015-01-30
Genre: Law

A rigorous, analytical, modern, and practical approach to the issues and challenges of labor law and labor policy.

Labor Law

Author: Michael C. Harper
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 0735529124
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Law

Labor Law: Cases, Materials, and Problems, Fifth Edition, takes a rigorous, analytical, modern, and practical approach to the issues and serves as the foundation of an enlightening course. These features make the casebook an appealing choice for instructors who are looking for a new teaching tool:comprehensive and thoughtful coverage eviews issues of regulation, reform, economic and labor theory, labor-management relations, and the respective roles of the MLRB, the courts, and Congressthe highly respected author team draws on their experience in scholarship, and practice, and teachingthe book is designed for accessibility, with streamlined case editing; lucid explanatory text on economics, comparative law, and related topics; and clear and pointed narratives notes, and questions throughout the textintroductory text, excerpted agancy and court decisions, Notes & Questions, and axcerpts from related publications and documents serve as helpful aids to learning The Fifth Edition has been strengthened and improved by:the addition of new co-author Joan Flynn, who has worked for the National Labor Relations Board both as a field attorney and as staff counsel to a Board memberfull treatment of significant new Supreme Court, NLRB, and circuit court casesnew coverage of issues such as card check and neutrality agreements and restrictions on employee use of e-mail in the workplace; greater integration of NLRB and judicial procedure and NLRA remedies into discussion of the substantive law; and substantially revised coverage NLRB representational issues

Cases and Materials on Employment Discrimination

Author: Michael J. Zimmer
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454892199
Release Date: 2017-09-13
Genre: Law

The ninth edition of the best-selling Cases and Materials on Employment Discrimination blends cases, notes, and problems into an integrated pedagogy that balances scholarly and practice perspectives. The authors build a conceptual framework for understanding how discrimination is defined and proven in litigation. The text allows professors to explore particular interests more deeply and permits them to take not only a litigation approach but also explore the compliance, investigation, and counseling perspectives that are characteristic of modern practice. The broad coverage integrates scholarship with legal doctrine drawn from statutes and judicial decisions. The useful Statutory Supplement is available for separate purchase. Key Benefits: Young v. UPS (reconceptualizing pregnancy discrimination). Nassar v. Uni. of Texas Sw. Med. Ctr. (requiring but-for causation for Title VII retaliation claims) Vance v. Ball State Univ. (narrowing the definition of supervisor for purposes of employer liability for sexual harassment) EEOC v. Abercrombie & Fitch (reconceptualizing claims of religious discrimination). New circuit court decisions on sexual orientation discrimination under Title VII. Streamlined coverage. Materials have been reworked, thus reducing page count by 100 pages.

Employment Law

Author: Glynn
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
ISBN: 073559791X
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Law

Now there is a way to teach a comprehensive yet efficient course in employment law. By presenting a thematically and organizationally coherent view of employment law through the lens of private ordering, this refreshing new casebook avoids overwhelming students while enabling instructors to cover a wide range of content. The authors make their book accessible and teachable by: organizing the book around the theme of private ordering -- the rights and duties that flow between parties in an agreement -- and the laws that seek to balance contractual freedoms and market forces with countervailing social interests using this framework to comprehensively cover varied topics taught in the employment law survey course providing thorough thematic and doctrinal coverage of each area presenting cases that are rigorously edited for brevity but include detailed discussions of the facts using brief, accessible notes and questions to address the cases and stimulate critical thinking supplying problems and exercises that require students to apply the doctrine in a particular context and to think creatively about how to protect the interests of workers or their firms developing students' transactional lawyering skills -- such as planning, drafting, advising, and negotiating -- in the context of the employment relation The casebook is part of a complete teaching package that includes: a comprehensive Teacher's Manual that explains the selection of materials, discusses how the authors present the materials to their students, lists the questions they ask students, and provides answers and suggested comments for the problems and exercises in the book a helpful website -- updated monthly -- where professors and students will find newspaper and magazine stories, sample practitioner materials, new cases, updates, additional problems, PowerPoint slides, and employment law examinations

Sports Law and Regulation

Author: Matthew J. Mitten
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
ISBN: 1454810726
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Law

Suitable for use as a primary text in either a two- or three-credit general sports law course, Sports Law and Regulation explores both amateur and professional sports as well as issues common to both industries. A comprehensive collection of cases and materials provides balanced perspective and flexible coverage. Sports Law and Regulation: Cases, Materials, and Problems, features: landmark historical cases and significant recent cases that reflect the current law regulating the sports industry insightful discussion of the developing law governing amateur and professional sports industries helpful introductions and clear exposition Notes and Questions that suggest philosophical, sociological, psychological, and economic policy issues and themes hypothetical problems skill-building exercises in client counseling, negotiation, and drafting a contract flexible organization supports different teaching objectives--for example, a focus on amateur sports or professional sports law detailed Teacher's Manual* that includes sample syllabi and answers to all of the questions and problems in the casebook Updated throughout, the streamlined Second Edition includes: updates to principal cases to reflect recent developments in Sports Law discussion and materials that reflect the globalization of sports additional review problems With a balance of text, cases, materials, and skill-development problems, Sports Law and Regulation presents an interdisciplinary perspective on the law governing amateur and professional sports. Flexible and comprehensive, this casebook supports and complements your teaching objectives and preferences. *A Teacher's Manual may be available for this book. Teacher's Manuals are a professional courtesy offered to professors only. For more information or to request a copy, please contact Aspen Publishers at 800-950-5259 or [email protected]

Labor law

Author: United States
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: STANFORD:36105063715655
Release Date: 2003-06
Genre: Law


Insurance Law and Policy

Author: Tom Baker
Publisher: Aspen Pub
ISBN: 0735569312
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

Insurance Law and Policy: Cases and Materials, Second Edition, authored by Tom Baker, a well-known and highly regarded figure in insurance law teaching and scholarship, is a contemporary text that stresses the big-picture role of insurance in American business and society. Thoroughly revised for currency in its second edition, this highly regarded casebook continues to be interesting and eminently teachable. Among the features that made this casebook a success: Coverage that focuses on the big picture of federal-state regulatory roles in addition to the traditional insurance coverage topics Extensive use of statutory materials, presented through problems Manageable assignments, most structured to contain one major case followed by informative notes and questions and a problem Interesting, well-edited, up-to-date cases on topics such as the World Trade Center attack, Katrina, and the latest Supreme Court decisions on punitive damages and employment-based insurance benefits A comprehensive Teacher's Manual that contains an introductory essay for teachers new to insurance law; case briefs and suggestions for how to teach the cases; descriptions of the commercial backgrounds of selected cases; simple diagrams that help explain complex issues; and answers to questions and problems A web site-- www.aspenlawschool.com/baker2--that features links to supplemental reading, updates, and other materials Revised and completely updated, the Second Edition: Now organizes liability insurance coverage into separate units for different kinds of liability insurance and includes new units on auto and professional liability insurance Includes a new unit in the property insurance section on Katrina Moves regulation to the back of the text, reflecting the judgment that students appreciate and understand that topic best once they have learned about insurance through the traditional insurance coverage topics Simplifies and updates ERISA materials and incorporates them into the units on health and disability insurance so that students learn about ERISA in context Incorporates extensive feedback from satisfied adopters of the first edition Concise and problem-oriented, Insurance Law and Policy: Cases and Materials, Second Edition, is an excellent choice for those teaching insurance law for the first time as well as for seasoned teachers of insurance law. Don't wait any longer - request your examination copy today. An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/baker2

Business Organizations Keyed to Soderquist

Author: Casenotes
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735556331
Release Date: 2006-01-20
Genre: Business & Economics

For over two decades, Casenote Legal Briefs have helped hundreds of thousands of students prepare for classes and exams year after year with unparalleled results. Known throughout the law school community as high-quality legal study aids, Casenotes popular series of legal briefs are the most comprehensive legal briefs available today. With over 100 Casenotes published today in all key areas, ranging from Administrative Law to Wills, Trusts, and Estates each and every Casenote offers: professionally written briefs of the cases in your casebook coverage that is accurate and up-to-date editor's analysis explaining the relevance of each case to the course coverage built on decades of experience the highest commitment to quality

Child Family and State

Author: Robert H. Mnookin
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 0735540608
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Law

A pioneering casebook, Child, Family, and State was one of the first books to explore the full range of legal questions relating to children -- not just custody issues, but also the economic relationship within a family, abuse and neglect, medical treatment, state-enforced limitations on liberty, and juvenile delinquency. Meticulously revised from cover to cover, this Fifth Edition serves as the foundation of an enlightening course. Longtime users will recognize these popular features: provides readable, thought provoking, and comprehensive coverage of both children's rights and the juvenile court system includes social and historical perspectives uses down-to-earth hypotheticals to illustrate issues clearly facilitates classroom discussion through stimulating questions in every chapter designed for maximum flexibility in sequencing the material The Fifth Edition presents new material on a wide range of issues: protection of children from pornography on the Internet (Ashcroft v. ACLU) software filtering in public libraries (United States v. American Library Association) regulation of sexually explicit and violent materials in movies, music, and video games sex offender registration juvenile confession (Yarborough v. Alvarado) juvenile death penalty (Roper v. Simmons) fetal homicide victims (Unborn Victims of Violence Act) child abuse implications of Crawford v. Washington custody implications of Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow custody relocation controversies custody/adoption aspects of same-sex marriage adolescent health risks partial birth abortion ban and minors' abortion rights minors' First and Fourth Amendment rights school vouchers curfew violations In addition, this through revision: is shorter than its predecessor covers recent and pending Supreme Court cases discusses new federal and state legislation is accompanied by a Teacher's Manual that supplies answers to the questions and problems, and offers teaching suggestions

Casenote Legal Briefs

Author: Aspen Publishers
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735545267
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Law

For over two decades, Casenote Legal Briefs have helped hundreds of thousands of students prepare for classes and exams year after year with unparalleled results. Known throughout the law school community as high-quality legal study aids, Casenotes popular series of legal briefs are the most comprehensive legal briefs available today. With over 100 Casenotes published today in all key areas, ranging from Administrative Law to Wills, Trusts, and Estates each and every Casenote offers: professionally written briefs of the cases in your casebook coverage that is accurate and up-to-date editor's analysis explaining the relevance of each case to the course coverage built on decades of experience the highest commitment to quality And don't forget Aspen's other popular study aids: Click here to buy all your study aids

Employment Discrimination

Author: Joseph A. Seiner
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454869634
Release Date: 2015-08-28
Genre: Law

This streamlined, straightforward casebook offers a fresh perspective on employment discrimination law, presenting a procedural-based approach (lacking in other texts) to the topic with interactive materials throughout the text. While still providing the traditional employment discrimination casebook coverage, this text emphasizes the importance of procedural issues in workplace cases. It includes a unique best practices chapter which discusses the most effective ways to address workplace discrimination, from both a theoretical and legal perspective. Numerous exercises and problems foster classroom discussion. Practice tips situate students in the role of a practicing lawyer. Cases are modern and cutting-edge, demonstrating the importance of employment discrimination law. Each chapter includes a chapter-in-review, and summary charts and graphs are used throughout the text to further student comprehension. Text boxes within cases, historical notes, and news events are all effectively used to help bring the material to life in an innovative new way. Features: Streamlined and straightforward organization offers hands-on approach for students Comprehensive coverage addresses core statutory and regulatory provisions (including discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, disability and age). Recent Supreme Court cases (including UPS, Abercrombie & Fitch, Ricci, Wal-Mart, and Ledbetter) emphasize skills-based approach to learning Best Practices chapter examines ways to address workplace discrimination, from both theoretical and legal perspective Interactive problems at the start of each chapter introduce important concepts and are followed up throughout the chapter to expand on the material Visual aids such as photos, graphs, tables, and flow charts help enliven the presentation and clarify the concepts Post-case notes/questions (including Historical and Newsworthy notes) offer additional insight Class exercises help foster group discussion Practice tips and procedural points situate the student in the role of a practicing lawyer Chapter-in-Review allows students the opportunity to verify their understanding of material The purchase of this Kindle edition does not entitle you to receive 1-year FREE digital access to the corresponding Examples & Explanations in your course area. In order to receive access to the hypothetical questions complemented by detailed explanations found in the Examples & Explanations, you will need to purchase a new print casebook.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Author: Therese Maynard
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454818960
Release Date: 2014-10-30
Genre: Law

Mergers and Acquisitions: Cases and Materials--known for its cases, references to state and federal statutes, and ample problems--underscores the importance of modern fiduciary duty law. Its real-world, skills-based approach to transactions from Main Street to Wall Street emphasizes the ethical responsibilities of both lawyers and corporate managers who are responsible for implementing those transactions. Notes in the Appendix demonstrate the necessity of understanding where the money (or whatever serves as the acquisition consideration) is going. The Third Edition features a new chapter on "Going Private" (eliminating all public shareholders,) and focuses on changes in Delaware laws. More note materials help students put cases and developments into context, particularly on structuring acquisition transactions and fiduciary duty law. New cases discussed include Vantagepoint Venture Partners 1996 v. Examen, Inc. and En re: Topps Company Shareholders-- Litigation. New cases replace some older ones and several cases are more tightly edited. The text reflects all recent securities law and rule changes. Features: cases, references to state and federal statutes, and ample problems real-world, skills-based approach covers transactions from Main Street to Wall Street emphasizes the ethical responsibilities of both lawyers and corporate managers responsible for implementing transactions underscores the importance of modern fiduciary duty law demonstrates the importance of understanding where the money (or acquisition consideration) is going diagrams in the Appendix for the student and teacher to refer to throughout the semester alternative approaches to teaching suggestions for shortening reading assignments topics to be deleted to accommodate a two- or three-credit course sample syllabi detailed analysis and answers to all problems in the casebook author-hosted website PowerPoint slides of all diagrams included in the Appendix suggestions for using each slide answers to all problems and questions in the casebook updates and links to related materials ideas for integrating current events into classroom discussion Thoroughly updated, the revised Third Edition presents: a new chapter on "Going Private" (eliminating all public shareholders) focus on changes in Delaware laws more note materials to put cases and developments into context, particularly on structuring acquisition transactions and fiduciary duty law more note material associated with the problems new case discussions Vantagepoint Venture Partners 1996 v. Examen, Inc. En re: Topps Company Shareholders' litigation