Administrative Hearings. Legal news and articles for April 24 - 25, 2017

Officials defend proposed judicial streamlining - Taipei TimesJudge Upholds OSHA Citations | Fall Prevention ConstructionJudge upholds penalty against roofing firm, owner vows appealState board of education hears arguments in Karen Harshman caseConvicted killer may get new trial after judge's affair revealedNearly 100 assisted living centers closed or put on probation by state in past yearOSHA Judge Rules That MA Companies Operated As Single Employer At Worksite Where 3 Workers FellNeomi Rao Nomination A Win For Constitutional ConservativesOPM Disability Retirement: The persistent tinnitus of lifeOfficials work to heal from Billerica Fire Dept. scandalRead This Before Calling Your Boss A 'Nasty Motherf**ker'NYC TLC worker guilty of recording co-workers in the bathroomBillerica officials work to heal from Fire Dept. scandalCourt upholds damages against Pan Am Railways in Waterville caseNLRB Judge Says Hard Rock Employee Gave Up Right To Rep

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Officials defend proposed judicial streamlining - Taipei Times
Taipei TimesApril 25, 2017

Judicial Yuan officials yesterday defended a proposal to streamline the upper echelon of the judiciary, by drastically reducing the number of Supreme Court ...more »

Judge Upholds OSHA Citations | Fall Prevention Construction
EHS TodayApril 25, 2017

Three employees were performing roofing work on a ladder jack scaffold when the wooden plank on which they were standing snapped, causing them to fall 20 ...more »

Judge upholds penalty against roofing firm, owner vows appeal
The Salem NewsApril 25, 2017

WENHAM — An administrative law judge has upheld most of the fines leveled against a well-known North Shore roofing company over a 2014 scaffold collapse in Wenham that left one man with a broken neck and at least one other person injured. The fines ...more »

State board of education hears arguments in Karen Harshman case
Herald-Mail MediaApril 25, 2017

A tentative decision by the nine-member state board is expected to be reached soon on whether Harshman should be removed on administrative charges of misconduct and willful neglect of duty, according to attorney Leslie R. Stellman, who is representing ...more »

Convicted killer may get new trial after judge's affair revealed
Detroit Free PressApril 25, 2017

A convicted murderer's attorney is seeking to set aside that conviction based on circumstantial evidence that the trial judge had an affair with a lead witness. Peter Van Hoek of the state's appellate defender office is seeking to set aside Jerome ...more »

Nearly 100 assisted living centers closed or put on probation by state in past year
The San Diego Union-TribuneApril 25, 2017

The hearing on whether Elmcroft of La Mesa would lose its operating license was originally scheduled for Aug. 29. Records show the session was delayed twice before an administrative law judge at the state Office of Administrative Hearings heard the ...more »

OSHA Judge Rules That MA Companies Operated As Single Employer At Worksite Where 3 Workers Fell
WorkersCompensation.com (press release)April 25, 2017

Boston, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - An administrative law judge with the independent Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission has ruled that two Massachusetts contractors - A.C. Castle Construction Co. Inc. and Daryl Provencher, doing ...more »

Neomi Rao Nomination A Win For Constitutional Conservatives
ConservativeHQApril 25, 2017

The selection of a well-respected administrative law expert further suggests the administration recognizes the need to be attentive to legal constraints on administrative action and that meaningful reforms require more than issuing a few executive ...more »

OPM Disability Retirement: The persistent tinnitus of life
Lawyers.com Blog (blog)April 25, 2017

... by recognizing the distinction between truth and falsity, between objective facts and inaccurate innuendoes; for, in the end, the medical disability retirement application must contain the facts to persuade, the evidence to establish, and the legal ...more »

Officials work to heal from Billerica Fire Dept. scandal
Lowell SunApril 25, 2017

Four members were placed on paid administrative leave pending disciplinary hearings. It's a "disappointing situation," Selectman Mike Rosa said Monday night. "I think it's important to point out that there are a lot of guys who do a good job, and are ...more »

Read This Before Calling Your Boss A 'Nasty Motherf**ker'
Huffington PostApril 25, 2017

“The [Administrative Law Judge] specifically credited employee testimony that Chef [Philip]DeMaiolo and [Robert] McSweeney cursed at employees on a daily basis including screaming phrases such as 'What the fuck are you doing?,' 'Motherfucker' and 'Are ...more »

NYC TLC worker guilty of recording co-workers in the bathroom
New York Daily NewsApril 25, 2017

Prosecutors said he planted a small USB camera under a sink in a unisex bathroom last summer at a building on 47th Ave. in Long Island City, Queens, that houses offices for the TLC and the Office of Administrative Hearings and Trials, or OATH. An OATH ...more »

Billerica officials work to heal from Fire Dept. scandal
Lowell SunApril 25, 2017

Four members were placed on paid administrative leave pending disciplinary hearings. It's a "disappointing situation," Selectman Mike Rosa said Monday night. "I think it's important to point out that there are a lot of guys who do a good job, and are ...more »

Court upholds damages against Pan Am Railways in Waterville case
Press HeraldApril 25, 2017

The appeals court ruling affirms a judge's award of $250,000 to a worker injured and cites evidence of 'a corporate culture more focused on retaliation than on ...more »

NLRB Judge Says Hard Rock Employee Gave Up Right To Rep
Law360 (subscription)April 24, 2017

Law360, New York (April 24, 2017, 7:09 PM EDT) -- A National Labor Relations Board judge on Friday ruled that the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas did not illegally attempt to dissuade an employee from standing firm on his right to union ...more »

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