5343 Employment Law - MOOHR- 12568
Geraldine Moohr (EMERTI)
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.
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
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No