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$7.9 M lawsuit award worth employers' attention

There’s a common saying that, in business, if you’re not growing, you’re dying. Some dispute the truth of the saying. Other’s stand as hard and fast believers. Wherever you happen to fall, there is one thing that most everyone… Read More
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What can get an EPLI policy claim denied?

The spotlight is on claims of sexual harassment in the workplace these days. Many point to the allegations by women against film producer Harvey Weinstein as the snowball that grew into the so-called #MeToo movement. A sidebar is that business owners… Read More
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Categories: Employment Disputes

Terminating an Employee on FMLA

The Family and Medical Leave Act provides 12 weeks of unpaid leave to eligible employees who work for a company that employs 50 or more people. The Act also provides certain protections for eligible employees who avail themselves of the leave. What h… Read More
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Categories: Employment Disputes

Justified employee policies to enjoy greater weight, says NLRB

We continue now with our series of deeper dives into a wave of recent decisions by the National Labor Relations Board. As we noted in one recent post, the NLRB reversed a number of rules, specifically targeted were policies that employer advocates fe… Read More
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Categories: Employment Disputes

Importance of local counsel for non-Pittsburgh litigants

The legal profession is notable for having a language all its own. Actually, it’s not so much that it has its own language as that it continues to rely on a language (Latin) that is not in widespread use. There’s even a little irony in th… Read More
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Kim Kisner, ESQ

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Kim Kisner is a Partner with Leech Tishman, and a member of the firm’s Employment, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Litigation and Real Estate Practice Groups. Based in Leech Tishman’s Pittsburgh office, Kim focuses her practice primarily on assis…

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