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Employment discrimination law after the deluge

Employment discrimination law after the deluge

the practice of employment discrimination law after the Supreme Court"s 1988-89 term.

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Published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education in Boston, MA (20 West St., Boston 02111) .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsMassachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3464.Z9 E475 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 590 p. ;
      Number of Pages590
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2224039M
      LC Control Number89062824

      has been accepted for inclusion in Faculty Scholarship Series by an authorized administrator of Yale Law School Legal Scholarship Repository. For more information, please @ Recommended Citation Donohue, John and Siegelman, Peter, "The Changing Nature of Employment Discrimination Litigation" ().Faculty Scholarship. Back pay is the amount of wages, benefits, bonus and commissions lost as a result of the discrimination by the employer. The amount of Back pay is subtracted by the amount of compensation the Plaintiff received after being terminated by the employer. This is referred to as “mitigation” and a Plaintiff is required to try.


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