Southern Poverty Law Center Becomes Subject of Attack by Family Research Council

Southern Poverty Law Center Becomes Subject of Attack by Family Research Council

Ever since the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) named the Washington, D.C.-based Family Research Council (FRC) a hate group, the FRC began a concerted effort to delegitimize the organization. Now, it contends, the time is ripe to raise money for its anti …
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Cindy D. Sackrin is an Exclusive Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney

(MENAFN Editorial) For more than three decades, this attorney’s law firm has handled a wide range of marital and family law cases in the city of Hollywood, supported by its incredible legal staff and its available resources. The Law Offices of Cindy D.
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No public mandate to change abortion law – Family First NZ

Family First NZ says that the Labour government has no mandate to weaken abortion laws and the public has no appetite for the abortion laws to be liberalized. “The Abortion Supervisory Committee complains that nobody is listening. That is the way it should be.
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Filipino Family Awarded Nearly $400K For Forced Labor

Law360 (February 15, 2018, 5:00 PM EST) — A Filipino family who entered the United States as legal permanent residents won a $387,621 verdict on Wednesday when a Colorado federal jury found they had been forced to work without wages for a family member …
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Barren, Metcalfe have new family court judge

“As most of you know, I was a court-designated worker, I was a social worker, I was a prosecutor and then I was a family law attorney,” Peppers said. “And now I have my dream of becoming a family court judge.” She thanked those who came for being …
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N.J. Family Planning, Women's Health Bill on Pace to Become Law

On Thursday, February 15th, the Assembly in Trenton approved $7.5 million in spending for family-planning and women’s health. It’s a small fraction of the state’s nearly $35 billion budget, but the legislation had taken on political significance during …
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I’m Teaching a Weekend Employment Law Course

I’m Teaching a Weekend Employment Law Course

In a moment of insanity, I agreed to teach a weekend long crash course in Employment Law to help prepare HRM professionals for the new mandatory legal knowledge exams required to obtain the CHRP/CHRL designations. The course will be held at York …
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2018 California Employment Law Update

If there’s one area of the law that has a direct impact on the construction industry nearly as much as new construction laws, it’s new employment laws. For a rundown of the new California employment laws that hit the books in 2018, including new …
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What are Blockchain’s Implications for Employment Law?

Are you ready for blockchain’s impact in employment law? This seems to be the new equivalent to the buzz a decade ago that social media was going to change the world (it kinda did). Perhaps bigger. At this point in the post, there are probably two …
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Employment Law Reporter January 2018: Employer Alert – Minimum Wage Increases

On January 1, 2018 , the state minimum wage increased to $11.00 per hour for employers with at least 26 employees, and $10.50 per hour for smaller employers. The state minimum wage governs the exempt employee threshold salary, which has increased accordingly.
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Directors Guild Unveils Procedures for Handling Sexual Harassment

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is the government agency responsible for enforcing federal laws that make it illegal to sexually harass anyone in the workplace. According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, there are two …
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One case, two destinations: Arbitration and court!

Here’s a decision that may complicate matters for employers that use arbitration agreements to keep employment disagreements out of federal courts. Recent case: Roberto, a trucker, accepted work as an independent contractor and signed an arbitration …
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Woman grows a ‘hipster beard’ after a decade of shaving her face and finally finds love

Woman grows a ‘hipster beard’ after a decade of shaving her face and finally finds love

This is 26-year-old Nova Galaxia. She’s got polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) which has resulted in excess facial hair growth. For many years, Nova has shaved her face – but after finding love with a model called Ash, she’s found the confidence to …
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Beauty vlogger embraces her 'hipster beard' caused by PCOS

After years of shaving, a woman has turned the excess body hair triggered by her polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) into inspiration for a beauty vlog. Nova Galaxia’s Bearded Babe YouTube channel features makeup and glitter beard tutorials from the …
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Dr Bawa-Garba: Who or what should be blamed when a medical tragedy occurs?

She was literally covering at certain points the jobs of four doctors, covering six wards, spanning four floors, including surgical patients and midwives and taking GP calls, as you mentioned. And the situation she was in was a situation which really was …
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Woman Embraces Extreme Body Hair After Life-Changing Accident!

When Leah Jorgenson was 15 years old, she was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormonal disorder which can cause abnormal, male-pattern hair growth. She says she felt like a freak, resorting to shaving to avoid being bullied at school.
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This Woman Is Embracing Her Beard After 14 Years of Shaving Her Face Every Day

Nova Galaxia is a vlogger who has polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a hormonal imbalance that causes an estimated 10% of women of childbearing age to have a higher proportion of male hormones. One sign of PCOS is excess facial or body hair …
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This Beauty Blogger With PCOS Is Embracing Her "Hipster Beard"

She has an endocrine disorder called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, otherwise known as PCOS, a side effect of which is growing hair all over her body. She spent years being embarassed of her condition, feeling like she needed to shave it to be accepted.
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Berkeley Unified unfairly disciplined teacher for her email use, judge says

Berkeley Unified unfairly disciplined teacher for her email use, judge says

Berkeley Unified broke the law by penalizing an employee for an email that was critical of the district, according to the Public Employment Relations Board. Photo: Kaia Diringer The Berkeley Unified School District violated the law by disciplining an …
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ProPhase Labs, Inc. Announces New Compensatory Arrangement With Chief Executive Officer and Termination of Stockholder Rights Plan

The terms of the new employment agreement with Mr. Karkus provide that the … Except as required by applicable law or regulation, we do not undertake any obligation to update our forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances.
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Building Employment Law knowledge/ Specialist Qualification

Hope you are all having a fantastic week. I have been researching qualifications in this area but am struggling to find the type of resources I need, i’m hoping someone else has already found what i’m looking for! I am currently working at a Head of HR …
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Professional Excellence – Employment Law – Graf & Partner

regular verbal appreciation for the work performed; communication of (achievable) targets and regular surveys whether these targets were achieved and, if not, what the employee could do to improve; installation of a hot line or a contact person through …
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Intelligence Committee and Employment Law Reform

MPs today will set the rules the Intelligence and Security Committee work under and its membership.Intelligence Committee and Employment Law Reform MPs today will set the rules the Intelligence and Security Committee work under and its membership.
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2 Day Course: Employment Law in Practice from Recruitment to Termination (London, United Kingdom – May 23-24, 2018) – ResearchAndMarkets.com

The “Employment Law in Practice from Recruitment to Termination” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Over the two days this course will logically take a journey through the employment lifecycle and consider along the way the key …
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How will law change affect employment tribunal cases?

How will law change affect employment tribunal cases?

In July 2017 the Supreme Court ruled that the employment tribunal fees introduced in 2013 were unlawful and as a result were abolished immediately. In the four years when a fee was required in order to put forward a claim, the numbers overall dropped by 80 …
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Federal Judge Rules GrubHub Driver Is Independent Contractor – Employment Law This Week[PODCAST]

Featured on Employment Law This Week: A California federal judge has ruled that a former GrubHub delivery driver was an independent contractor, not an employee. The judge found that the company did not have the required control over its drivers for the …
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Employment Law Commentary, February 2018, Volume 30, Issue 2 – A Changing Landscape: Unpaid Internships Under the DOL's New Primary Beneficiary Test

As companies begin to think about their summer internship programs, they may want to consider the recent change in the legal landscape surrounding unpaid internships. For good reason, companies have generally been concerned about the legality of unpaid …
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10th Circuit revives former executive's Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower case

A divided federal appeals court on Thursday revived a former pharmaceutical company executive’s whistleblower lawsuit claiming he was fired for writing emails that alleged violations of securities law. In a 2-1 ruling, a panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit …
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Success for HMRC in TV presenter employment status appeal

Employment tax expert Chris Thomas of Pinsent Masons, the law firm behind Out-Law.com, said that the judgment was “not really a surprise in view of the background to this case”. “Given the apparently significant level of control exercised by the BBC over …
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Bill 148: equal pay for equal work

Employment status’ is defined in the act as a difference in … (1) ILO is a premium online legal update service for major companies and law firms worldwide. In-house corporate counsel and other users of legal services, as well as law firm partners …
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Happy Valentine’s Day – Where two once embraced.. Sally Cronin

Happy Valentine’s Day – Where two once embraced.. Sally Cronin

I love variety which is why I called my blog Smorgasbord Invitation and you will find a wide range of subjects. You can find the whole story here. Find out more at https://smorgasbordinvitation.wordpress.com/about-me/
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Email forwarding to multiple address

If I upgrade to the Personal WordPress.com plan and add a Custom Domain Name it says I can set up email forwarding to use the custom domain in my email address https://en.support.wordpress.com/email-forwarding/ On this blog page it says you can set up 5 …
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Change site

Could you please tell me how to do it? Thanks The blog I need help with is manchesteritalianteacher.wordpress.com. Go to My Site → Domains and click on your .wordpress.com address. There, click on Edit Site Address, and you’ll be taken to your WP Admin …
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5 Best WordPress Plugin for Image Optimization and Compression

Creating a blog on WordPress is not a tough task, So we do not think much about it. But, when it comes to its optimization (Image Optimization), themes and WordPress plugins we have to think a little bit about it isn’t? Images Play a vital role in high …
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The full list of 11 players released by Wales back to their regions this week ahead of crunch Six Nations clash with Ireland…

A couple of big names have been allowed to leave the Wales camp this weekend via Wales http://ift.tt/2o6xcYU https://showcavesuk.wordpress.com/2018/02/15/the-full-list-of-11-players-released-by-wales-back-to-their-regions-this-week-ahead-of-crunch-six …
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WordPress SSL Settings and How to Resolve Mixed Content Warnings

You are using SSL or HTTPs secured certification on your website to make your website secure but not successfully seeing that your website is secured or some of the links may not look like secured links because of mixed content warnings. Those mixed …
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8 Server Issues That Affect WordPress (and What to Do About Them)

8 Server Issues That Affect WordPress (and What to Do About Them)

We always have such a laser-trained focus on our WordPress site that sometimes it’s easy to forget that problems with it may not stem from conflicting plugins, a hacked login, or a bloated theme. Sometimes it’s the underlying web server that’s at fault.
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Reblog button: still no answers.

After I asked my question last night about why the reblog button disappeared, I checked the WordPress Forums, and found a thread near the top about it: https://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic/reblog-button-has-disappeared-from-blogs/page/2?replies=42#post …
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Facilis Technology Unveils New Version of Multi-User Shared File Storage System

Facilis, an international supplier of shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks, will introduce the latest version of its multi-user shared storage system at NAB 2018.
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Can't get on to the dashboard

I will suggest you contact your host to resolve this issue as: These forums are for WordPress.com websites hosted here at WordPress.com. For self-hosted websites such as yours, I would suggest asking for help in the volunteer-based WordPress.org forums.
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Pinpointing the 5 Overall Best WordPress Business Themes

Are you interested in starting a website for your business? If so, you’ll need to jump through a handful of hoops. First and foremost, you’ll need to select a domain name. Then, you’ll need to go ahead and select a hosting provider. They’re …
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Daily Deal: Dessign Premium WordPress Themes

Whether you run your own website or build sites professionally, it’s extremely valuable to have a theme library at your disposal. The Dessign Premium WordPress Themes collection features more than 170 fully responsive, beautiful themes designed to make …
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Woman with polycystic ovary syndrome shares how she finally learned to embrace her body hair

Woman with polycystic ovary syndrome shares how she finally learned to embrace her body hair

A common side effect of polycystic ovary syndrome is speedy growth of thick, dark hair on your face and body. It’s not something we often see – hair anywhere below the the eyebrows remains a taboo – and so those with more hair than the norm can feel …
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Now people are proposing with avocados

The winners of the 2018 BBH Birth Photography Contest are absolutely stunning Woman with polycystic ovary syndrome shares how she learned to embrace her body hair Stock images of crying women curled up in pain are fuelling period shame But if a couple …
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Could you have PCOS? Symptoms, signs and causes of polycystic ovary syndrome

Here to provide some clarity on the topic is fertility and PCOS specialist Dr Israel Ortega from world-leading clinic IVI Fertility during PCOS awareness month. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormone-related problem caused by small cysts growing on …
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3 Ways to Get Your Sexy Back After A PCOS Diagnosis

What does it take to feel sexy in a body gone rogue? Women’s health expert, Nicole Granato, is breaking down the battle many women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) experience when it comes to sexual well being… While working with women suffering …
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Is your physician burned out?

That culture persists through residency and into private practice or hospital employment, prompting doctors who help patients cheat death into believing they can fly above the fray. “Physicians tend to believe they’re Superman or Wonder Woman,” said …
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Woman who had to shave her face every day decides to grow a full BEARD – after finding love with a model who gave her the confidence to embrace her facial hair

Bearded lady Nova Galaxia, 26, was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which causes excess facial hair, when she was 15-years-old. She shaved her beard for years, but finding love with a model has given her to confidence to wear her beard with …
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Locum Respiratory Physiologist – London

Locum Respiratory Physiologist – London

In-depth knowledge of the Cardiac Physiology sector We have real knowledge and understanding of every individual medical specialty we supply in to and endeavour to place every candidate into jobs which will best match their skills and experience.
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Still room for human element in workforce

“And there will be lots of people-focused jobs where it’s emotional intelligence that’s very important.” There will continue to be a preference for human doctors, psychologists and sales people, he said. Prof Walsh said an argument exists for replacing …
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Community recruiters could be key to more N.S. doctors

You can reach her at Carolyn.Ray@cbc.ca Ask people in British Columbia to describe the province’s doctor shortage, and they’ll use words like “desperate,” “urgent,” and “a crisis.” So it may come as a surprise to those who live out west that Nova Scotia …
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Brave PCOS sufferer who spent years shaving excess hair from her face and body ditches the razor and embraces her natural look

Leah Jorgensen, 33, has polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormonal disorder which can cause hirsutism, or abnormal, male-pattern hair growth. Leah Jorgensen, 33, has polycystic ovary syndrome which causes abnormal hair growth From the age of 14 she was branded …
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Brave polycystic ovary syndrome sufferer who spent years shaving excess hair from her face and body ditches the razor and embraces her natural look

A WOMAN who shaved her entire body because she felt like a “freak” due to excessive body and facial hair has ditched the razor and embraced her natural look. Leah Jorgensen, 33, has polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormonal disorder which can cause hirsutism …
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Polycystic ovary sufferer embraces body and facial hair by ditching razor: 'I'm empowered'

But at 33-year-old she has made the brave decision to ditch the razor and go au natural. The polycystic ovary syndrome sufferer, said she used to feel like a “freak” due to excessive hair, but is finally comfortable in her own skin. From the age of 14 she …
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How can you determine your website’s authority, and what can you do to improve it?

How can you determine your website’s authority, and what can you do to improve it?

The Domain Authority metric was developed by Moz as a means of quantifying your website’s relative importance as a whole – its authority. Like most SEO metrics, this number fluctuates based on several factors, and to improve your authority, you first need to determine where your website stands among the others online.
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The SEO’s essential guide to web technology

As an SEO professional, it is essential for you to understand the various languages and technologies and technology stacks out there that comprise the web – both for more effective collaboration with developers, and to aid in technical detective work, problem detection and prevention. Web tech can be complex and intimidating, but this guide will help make things a little easier.
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4 local SEO strategies for small and medium businesses

For small and medium businesses who want to compete on the same playing-field as much larger corporations with greater resources at their disposal, having a strong local SEO strategy is crucial.
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Overcoming 4 black hat SEO techniques that spammers and scammers use to harm your search rankings

The dark side of SEO can be crippling to a business if they aren’t aware of how to fight back. Here are four negative (or black hat) SEO tactics to keep a keen eye out for, and how you can protect your site – and your business – from being a victim.
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Pricesearcher: The biggest search engine you’ve never heard of

If you ask Siri to tell you the cost of an iPad near you, she won’t be able to provide you with an answer, because she doesn’t have the data. Until now, a complete view of prices on the internet has never existed. Enter Pricesearcher, a search engine that has set out to solve this problem by indexing all of the world’s prices.
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Three SEO issues that your SEO report needs to include (but you probably overlook)

Good SEO reporting is tough. There’s so much conflicting and outdated advice in our industry that in many cases, SEOs tend to focus on buzz terms rather than good actionable advice.
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