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What Should I Do If I Experience Gender Discrimination at Work?

According to Rueters, two former female employees of Goldman Sachs have filed a lawsuit against the bank for gender discrimination and are seeking class action status for the case. The news outlet reported that the case is seeking status…
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Can I Get a Divorce Without a ‘Get’?

An Orthodox Jewish woman has launched a social media campaign to help her obtain a ‘get,' or religious divorce from her husband. According to CBS New York, Rivky Stein has created a Facebook page in which she accuses her husband of emotional…
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Teacher Charged in DUI Crash that Critically Injures Police Officer

A Lodi High School teacher in New Jersey was charged last month in connection to a drunk driving accident that left a Bergen County police officer critically injured. NorthJersey.com reported that Michael Ettz, 36, a math teacher and coach,…
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Who Is Responsible For Student Loan Debt Following a Divorce?

The Wall Street Journal reported recently that college students and alumni are now more in debt than ever because of student loans, with students who earned bachelor’s degrees in 2012 having an outstanding loan balance of $29,400. Those with…
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Man Dies in NYC Scaffolding Accident

A construction worker fell to his death in a scaffolding accident in Midtown NYC on April 2. According to CBS New York, the accident occurred around the Dream Hotel, at 210 W. 55th St., near Broadway. The Department of Buildings told CBS that…
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Former Olympian Johnny Weir Involved in Bitter Divorce Battle

Former Olympic figure skater and color commentator Johnny Weir and his husband are involved in a tumultuous divorce battle. According to NJ.com, the couple, who have reportedly vacated their Lyndhurst, N.J. home, have filed pleadings before…
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Can a company be sued for libelous statements posted on its computer bulletin board?

An anonymous user of a computer bulletin board posted defamatory statements about a securities investment banking firm. The statements claimed that the firm's president had engaged in fraudulent and criminal conduct concerning a particular offering,…