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U.S. Supreme Court Considers Pregnant Employees’ Rights to Accommodation

U.S. Supreme Court Considers Pregnant Employees’ Rights to Accommodation

In 2006, a female United Parcel Service (UPS) driver named Peggy Young became pregnant with her first child. On her doctor’s orders, she was not to lift more than 20 pounds during her pregnancy. Because Peggy’s shifts usually involved delivering letters and small packages, it didn’t seem like the restriction would have a huge impact on her job. But when Peggy told her supervisor about the 20-pound restriction, she was told that heavy lifting was an essential part of her…

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“What would you say ya do here?”

“What would you say ya do here?”

A lot goes into a web site, particularly one that’s trying to provide as much useful information as Nolo does.  But all of that information doesn’t do anyone any good unless they can get to it. If you have a question about a legal matter (or most anything, these days), what’s the first thing you do?  You probably head to the greatest repository of free information the world has ever seen: the internet. Whether you use Google, Yahoo, Bing, AOL,…

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