Daily Archives: February 9, 2012

LII: Uniform Business and Financial Laws Locator | Helpful Legal Resources | Vinh P. Su, Esq | 2/9/12

Below is a sampling of the Uniform Business and Financial Law compiled by LII / Legal Information Institute – Cornell University: Uniform Arbitration Act Uniform Consumer Credit Code (1968 Act) Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act (1968 Act) Uniform Federal Tax … Continue reading

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TX Federal Judge Nixes EEOC Breast Milk Pumping Case, Finds No COA re ‘Lactation Discrimination’ | ABA Journal | Martha Neil | 02/8/12

A federal judge in Texas says a mother was not protected by law from losing her job even if it’s true she was fired for asking to pump breast milk at work for her baby. “Lactation is not pregnancy, childbirth, … Continue reading

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No Child Left Behind: 10 States Receive Waivers From Education Law’s Sweeping Requirements | Huffington Post | Kimberly Hefling & Ben Feller | 2/9/12

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will free 10 states from the strict and sweeping requirements of the No Child Left Behind law, giving leeway to states that promise to improve how they prepare and evaluate students. The 10 states to … Continue reading

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