Third Circuit Rules in Favor of Philadelphia Ordinance Banning Inquiry Into the Wage History of Job Applicants

Posted on February 28, 2020 in Employment Law by

On February 6, 2020, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued a unanimous opinion siding with the City of Philadelphia in favor of a 2017 Ordinance that prohibits an employer from asking about a prospective employee’s wage history (“the Inquiry Provision”) and from relying on wage history […]

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NJ Supreme Court Issues Opinion in Balducci Case

Posted on January 29, 2020 in Employment Discrimination by

On Wednesday, October 24, 2019, the New Jersey Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Balducci v. Cige, a case concerning lawyer retainer agreements. Attorney Benjamin Folkman argued the case on behalf of the New Jersey Association for Justice, the state’s principal plaintiffs’ bar group, as amicus.  The Balducci case concerned lawyer retainer […]

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