Why the Pandemic has Women Leaving the Work Force at Disproportionate Rates

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Women are losing or quitting their jobs disproportionately as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Although the pandemic is throwing whole households into chaos, women are bearing the brunt of it, losing the most jobs. Prior to the pandemic, women …

Five Correia & Puth, PLLC lawyers named to 2021 Best Lawyers® in Washington, D.C. list


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Correia & Puth, PLLC is pleased to announce that five lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in Washington, D.C. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their …

US Court of Appeals for D.C. reverses D.C. district court’s dismissal of hostile work environment retaliation claim

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On September 15, 2020, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia reversed the D.C. district court’s motion to dismiss the Plaintiff Cassandra Menoken’s Title VII and disability discrimination claims against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Menoken …

Federal Judge Blocks LGBTQ Health Discrimination Rule

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On August 17, 2020, Judge Frederick Block of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York blocked the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from implementing a rule that allowed health-care providers and insurers to discriminate …

Teacher Health Concerns Over Returning to School this Fall

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As many schools decide to resume in-person classes this fall, teachers may worry not only about the health implications of a possibly pre-mature opening for their students, but also for themselves. Teachers recognize the student motivation, participation, internet access and …

Lawsuits Challenging Secretary DeVos’s New Title IX Rules

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With the August 14 deadline approaching for colleges and universities to implement Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s new campus sexual assault regulations, education groups, women’s rights groups, and 18 states are suing the Department of Education in hopes of stopping the …