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Paperbacks To Podcasts: Expand Your Civil Rights Library, Vol. 1

Dirty Linen: How Women Sued the Reader's Digest and Changed History, by Elaine Auerbach Dirty Linen is an everywoman manifesto and a gentle tutorial on fundamental civil rights activism by the working mom next door. Set in Westchester County, New York in the 1970’s, Reader’s Digest was, at the time, a staple in every household and [...]

2021-09-24T08:30:53-05:00By |Categories: Civil Rights|0 Comments

California Law Revived: Ninth Circuit Partially Upholds Ban on Mandatory Arbitration 

In 2019, California Governor Newsom signed bill AB-51 into law. The new law effectively allowed employees to bring employment-related claims to court instead of mandated arbitration. One year later, when certain business groups attempted to challenge the law, U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller issued a preliminary injunction against enforcing the law. She held that the [...]

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G&E Obtains Favorable Ruling in Wrongful Death and Disability Discrimination Case

In a recent decision, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia held that Plaintiff’s claims for wrongful death and disability discrimination under the Rehabilitation Act can proceed. This follows a motion to dismiss by defendant CoreCivic, Inc., who operates the Stewart Detention Center in Georgia. The plaintiff filed the lawsuit in July [...]

2021-07-09T10:59:51-05:00By |Categories: Civil Rights, Discrimination, Rights of Inmates in Prisons and Jails|Comments Off on G&E Obtains Favorable Ruling in Wrongful Death and Disability Discrimination Case

Delaware Law Weekly Profiles G&E’s Civil Rights Litigator Kimberly Evans 

Firm Principal Kimberly Evans leads civil rights cases all over the country, representing individuals whose rights have been violated. In an interview with Delaware Law Weekly, Ms. Evans shares how her caseload has increased since the start of COVID-19, and how the pandemic has impacted the way she litigates her cases. Adapting to a virtual world [...]

2021-09-13T18:56:21-05:00By |Categories: Civil Rights|Comments Off on Delaware Law Weekly Profiles G&E’s Civil Rights Litigator Kimberly Evans 

Principal Kimberly Evans Named to Top 10 in Civil Rights and Women’s Rights in Delaware

The National Trial Lawyers has selected Grant & Eisenhofer principal Kimberly Evans for inclusion to the Top 10 Civil Rights Trial Lawyers Association as well as the Top 10 Women’s Rights Trial Lawyers Association. The honor of membership is bestowed upon only a select group of attorneys in each state who have exhibited superior leadership skills [...]

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