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September 2011 Archives

PBC Atty. Avi Berk Interviewed By Fox 11 Regarding WI Supreme Court Rules Proposal

PBC attorney Avi Berk was interviewed by Fox 11 regarding proposed rules by the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The rules, if adopted, would try to make the WI Supreme Court more transparent to the public, and improve civility on the Court. The proposed rules would, among other new changes, allow the public to watch the justices deliberate cases.

PBC Atty. Avi Berk Interviewed By Fox 11 Regarding WI Supreme Court Rules Proposal

PBC attorney Avi Berk was interviewed by Fox 11 regarding proposed rules by the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The rules, if adopted, would try to make the WI Supreme Court more transparent to the public, and improve civility on the Court. The proposed rules would, among other new changes, allow the public to watch the justices deliberate cases.

Good WFEA Case Decision re Retaliation Based on Good Faith Complaint of Discrimination

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals issued a decision involving the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act (WFEA) decision,which is good for WI employees alleging retaliatory discharge under WFEA discrimination law.
The decision was in favor of an employee-complainant who complained of "discrimination" generally to a manager (without specifically referencing the type/protected class basis) shortly before being fired.

Do NOT Email An Attorney About Personal Matters from Your Employment Email Address

I am an attorney, and every so often, a new potential client will email me, and will do so using their employment email address. When this happens, often the person's email will contain negative information about his or her employer, or other information the person would not want the employer's management to read.

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