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Fall 2012
5343 Employment Law - MOOHR- 12568

Professor(s): Geraldine Moohr (EMERTI)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Employment and Labor Law 

Time: 6:00p-7:30p  MWLocation: 209  BLB

Course Outline: This course provides an overview of employment in non-unionized, private sector workplaces by examining common law doctrines and statutes that regulate the employment relationship. Specific topics include employment at will, wrongful discharge, breach of contract, discrimination, privacy, wages and hours, workplace injury, post-employment issues, and arbitration.

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First Day Assignments: For the first class, please read and be prepared to discuss:

All of Nickel & Dimed, by Barbara Ehrenreich and
Pages 1-32, 53-57, 64-72 in the assigned casebook, Rothstein & Liebman, Cases and Materials in Employment Law (7th ed. 2011).

Final Exam Schedule: 12/17 6 -9pm  240 BLB    

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No