WIRTW #360 (the “one shining moment” edition)

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March Madness is now if full swing, with 20 games down, and 47 to go (at least as this post goes live). How’s your bracket doing? The always awesome Rhett Miller feels your pain (in song).

WIRTW #355 (the “paraskevidekatriaphobia” edition)

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via Robin Shea’s Employment & Labor Insider DOL Interactive Map Highlights State-by-State Protections for Pregnant and Nursing Women — via Joe''s HR and Benefits Blog Three Observations about the New EEOC Statistics — via Dan Schwartz’s Connecticut Employment Law Blog Social Media & Workplace Technology How Not to Start a New Job — via San Antonio Employment Law Blog Who CAN you fire for their social media activity? —

WIRTW #358 (the “appreciation” edition)

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via In House Transgender Discrimination is Illegal — via Cleveland Employment Law Blog Social Media & Workplace Technology Is Big Brother Watching? o your employees feel appreciated? Today is Employee Appreciation Day.

WIRTW #349 (the “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, y’all” edition)

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via Eric Meyer’s The Employer Handbook Blog Do You Hear What I Hear? via Fitzpatrick on Employment Law The GOP Effect on the EEOC — via HRE Online Is Retaliation The New Discrimination?? — With the end of the year drawing nigh, today’s post will be my last of 2014 (barring any hot-off-the-presses breaking news). I wish all of my readers a joyous holiday season (whatever your December celebration of choice), and a happy New Year. I’ll see everyone back in 2015.

WIRTW #350 (the “bad reputation” edition)

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Allow me to take off my law blogger hat for a moment, and switch to my concert promoter hat. Both shows are at The Music Box , 1148 Main Ave., via Employment Discrimination Report Do the ADA and FMLA Provide Protections to LGBT’s in the Workplace? —

WIRTW #356 (the “rock hall” edition)

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Since Joan Jett is one of this year’s inductees, the Rock Hall has invited my daughter’s School of Rock band for an encore performance of last month’s Joan Jett show — April 11, at 5 pm , on the big stage at the Rock Hall.

WIRTW #348 (the “blackheart” edition)

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And then Norah took the stage with Joan Jett’s Crimson and Clover : If you''re in Cleveland, you can see Norah perform this (and other Joan Jett songs) with her full band on Sunday, January 18 and Saturday, January 24, at the Music Box Supper Club.

WIRTW #347 (the “bad santa” edition)

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Here’s what I read this week (and last week): Discrimination Cancer and the Workplace: Tips for Employers and A Thanksgiving to Remember: When Cancer Strikes — via Dan Schwartz’s Connecticut Employment Law Blog Do you have a “ super” anti-harassment contract with your employees? — via The Tim Sackett Project Fitbit Data May Become Evidence in the Courtroom — via Ride The Lightning The Newest Field of E-Discovery: You — via Above the Law Is Your Company on Instagram?

WIRTW #357 (the “proud papa” edition)

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via Mike Haberman’s Omega HR Solutions Cabbie’s Fear of Dogs Doesn’t Trump Requirement to Allow Service Dogs — via Dan Schwartz’s Connecticut Employment Law Blog Is Non-Pregnancy a BFOQ for Exotic Dancers? — via Employer Advocate Legal Ethics and Social Media: What Pre-Litigation Advice May an Attorney Provide to His or Her Client? — My kids go to an amazing school.

WIRTW #362 (the #rockweek2015 edition)

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Our urban renaissance continues at warp speed. At 2:30 pm, School of Rock will perform a set of music by 2015 inductee Joan Jett, featuring (among others) Norah Hyman on guitar and vocals. A video posted by Jon Hyman (@jonhyman) on Jan 24, 2015 at 9:33am PST Here’s the rest of what I read this week: Young v. UPS — via Dan Schwartz’s Connecticut Employment Law Blog Discrimination Tim Cook: “Religious Freedom” laws are pro-discrimination — via TiPb Transgender Discrimination?