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LAW 5290: Employment Law - 2191

Employment Law
Class Term:
Fall Term 2018-2019
Catalog Number:
5290
Class Number:
30467
Class Schedule:
Thursday
2:00 pm
3:15 pm
Room:
LAW G12
Professor(s):

Professor

Type:
Lecture
Credits:
3 (3 Contact, 0 Field)
Priority:
General Enrollment Course
Full Year Course:
No
Category:
Standard Courses

Additional Information

This course surveys select employment laws in a non-union setting. They include legal principles governing at-will employment, employee privacy, employee duties and promises, and post-employment restrictions.

Grading Details

Open-book in-class final exam.

Description

Legal regulation of work and the workplace in a non-union environment. The course will cover the expansion of employee rights against unjust dismissal, invasion of privacy and defamation, and will explore government regulations of the workplace in areas of health and safety, wages, hours, and benefits; it will also briefly survey employment discrimination law.

Employment Law