Labor & Employment Law

Huyen Pham, When Immigration Borders Move

61 Fla. L. Rev. 1115 (2009) | | | | ABSTRACT :: With recent immigration enforcement efforts, we have created a completely new paradigm of moving borders: laws, enacted at all levels of government, that require proof of legal immigration status in order to obtain a driver’s license, a job, rental housing, government need-based assistance, […]

Timothy Zick, Clouds, Cameras, and Computers: The First Amendment and Networked Public Places

59 Fla. L. Rev. 1 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: It seems to be a common assumption that physical places like parks, sidewalks, and public squares, and “cyber-places” like the Web, constitute separate locations of communication. In reality, however, the intersection and collision of these two spaces is imminent. In some respects it […]

Lindsay Roshkind, Employment Law: An Adverse Action Against Employers: The Supreme Court's Expansion of Title VII's Anti-Retaliation Provision

59 Fla. L. Rev. 707 (2007) | | | | TEXT :: State law required Petitioner to maintain workers’ compensation coverage for his freight trucking business. Petitioner contracted with Respondent to provide this insurance. After Petitioner canceled the policy and filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Respondent, in an amended claim, asserted that the unpaid premiums […]

Lisa M. Fairfax, Easier Said than Done? A Corporate Law Theory for Actualizing Social Responsibility Rhetoric

59 Fla. L. Rev. 771 (2007) | | | | ABSTRACT :: Post Enron has witnessed renewed concern regarding corporations’ failure to behave responsibly, both in terms of their ethical responsibility and in terms of their responsibilities to advance issues beyond financial matters, such as those that impact employees, customers, and the broader community. Many […]

Alex B. Long, The Troublemaker's Friend: Retaliation Against Third Parties and the Right of Association in the Workplace

59 Fla. L. Rev. 931 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “To retaliate against a man by hurting a member of his family is an ancient method of revenge, and is not unknown in the field of labor relations.” NLRB v. Advertisers Manufacturing Co. Individuals who complain about workplace discrimination are frequently labeled as […]

Carole J. Buckner, Due Process in Class Arbitration

58 Fla. L. Rev. 185 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The ubiquity of arbitration clauses in consumer and employment agreements and the Supreme Court’s plurality opinion in Green Tree Financial Corp. v. Bazzle, which implicitly permitted class arbitration, marked the beginning of a new era in class arbitration. Although it is well-established that […]