Employment Contracts. Legal news and articles for April 26 - 29, 2017

Is Your China Contract Worthless?CCSD infighting possibly weighing on district's reorganization effort'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trialAdvocate general: flight attendants' employment contracts based in jurisdiction where most obligations carried outThe Nevada Independent - Controversial proposal puts trustee in ...Clark County school board trustee, superintendent clash over proposal on employee contractsUber Fights to Arbitrate Waymo's Trade Secrets ClaimsCCSD trustees pull controversial proposals targeting termination of ...CCSD trustee's proposal targets terminating some employee contractsPennsylvania Court Rules That Switch To At-Will Work Doesn't End Restrictive CovenantThe zero-hours contract debate: is the end in sight? | Dentons ...Regent to approve school, amend athletic contracts | News ...

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China Employment Law: The Questions We Get
China Law Blog (blog)April 4, 2017

For us to help you here we would first need to review all relevant employment documents (such as this person's employment contract and your rules and regulations) and then review local laws and regulations and maybe even talk with the local labor ...more »

The Evidence Against Uber Keeps Looking Worse
Vanity FairApril 4, 2017

Google employment contracts prohibit employees from recruiting co-workers right after leaving Google, according to TechCrunch. The company brought arbitration against Levandowski and another Otto co-founder, who, based on the work history provided in ...more »

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Is Your China Contract Worthless?
China Law Blog (blog)April 29, 2017

Many times no contract at all is better than a bad contract. China has its own laws and its own official languages and its own court system and its own way of doing things, just like every other country in the world. So if you are going to do business ...more »

CCSD infighting possibly weighing on district's reorganization effort
KLAS-TVApril 29, 2017

Consultants hired to oversee the restructuring of the school district have had some scathing comments about the situation. Paul, a consultant, helping with the school district reorganizing effort told 8 News NOW some trustees are playing political ...more »

'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial
Yahoo FinanceApril 28, 2017

Google's policy forcing its employees to resolve grievances with the company in private arbitration, rather than in the public courts, could be about to come back and bite it. That's because Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo is in a high-stakes ...more »

'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial
Yahoo FinanceApril 28, 2017

Google's policy forcing its employees to resolve grievances with the company in private arbitration, rather than in the public courts, could be about to come back and bite it. That's because Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo is in a high-stakes ...more »

'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial
Business Insider NordicApril 28, 2017

Uber is trying to keep the case from ever going to a jury trial, and its main justification is the mandatory arbitration clause in Google's employment contract. The judge in the case appears to be relishing the rich irony of the situation, telling the ...more »

'Poetic justice': Why a common part of employee contracts could keep the Google-Uber case from going to trial
Business InsiderApril 28, 2017

Google's policy forcing its employees to resolve grievances with the company in private arbitration, rather than in the public courts, could be about to come back and bite it. That's because Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo is in a high-stakes ...more »

Advocate general: flight attendants' employment contracts based in jurisdiction where most obligations carried out
Out-Law.comApril 28, 2017

In his non-binding opinion on the case, the advocate general said that the CJEU should apply settled case law on contracts of employment performed in more than one EU country, and rule that the court with jurisdiction is the court of the "place where ...more »

The Nevada Independent - Controversial proposal puts trustee in ...
The Nevada IndependentApril 28, 2017

Clark County School Trustee Chris Garvey yanked controversial agenda items regarding employment contracts from Thursday's board meeting, hours after the ...more »

Clark County school board trustee, superintendent clash over proposal on employee contracts
KTNV Las VegasApril 28, 2017

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - It was tension-filled Clark County School District Board of Trustees meeting Thursday evening. An item related to firing employees was yanked off the agenda causing further tension between the superintendent and trustees as there ...more »

Uber Fights to Arbitrate Waymo's Trade Secrets Claims
Courthouse News ServiceApril 27, 2017

On Thursday, Uber attorney Michael Jacobs told Alsup that Waymo is legally obligated to arbitrate its claims because they arise out of two employment agreements Levandowski signed with Waymo in 2009 and 2012 that contained arbitration clauses. And ...more »

CCSD trustees pull controversial proposals targeting termination of ...
Las Vegas Review-JournalApril 27, 2017

Clark County School Board trustees on Thursday pulled controversial proposals from the agenda that would terminate confidential employees at the end of their ...more »

CCSD trustee's proposal targets terminating some employee contracts
Las Vegas Review-JournalApril 27, 2017

Clark County School Board trustees are expected to discuss a proposal Thursday night that would terminate confidential employees at the end of their contracts — a move perceived by some as a way to effectively oust Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky and ...more »

Pennsylvania Court Rules That Switch To At-Will Work Doesn't End Restrictive Covenant
JD Supra (press release)April 27, 2017

On April 19, 2017, a Pennsylvania appeals court ruled that conversion to at-will employment after the end of a contract does not relieve employees of a non-solicitation provision. This opinion overturns a trial court decision against Metalico ...more »

The zero-hours contract debate: is the end in sight? | Dentons ...
JD Supra (press release)April 27, 2017

It was reported yesterday that McDonald's is set to offer employment contracts containing fixed hours to its 115000 employees employed under zero-hours ...more »

Regent to approve school, amend athletic contracts | News ...
College Heights HeraldApril 26, 2017

The Board of Regents will vote to approve the consolidation of several Ogden College departments, amendments of several athletic department employee ...more »

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