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“Quarantine” named word of the year 2020 by Cambridge dictionary

The Cambridge dictionary has named “quarantine” as the word of the year 2020. The word was named word of the year based on data showing it was one of the most searched words in the Cambridge dictionary this year. “Quarantine was the only word to rank in the top five for search peaks and overall […]

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“A Teacher” is a textbook on a predatory relationship: NPR

Kate Mara as Claire Wilson in A teacher Pamela Littky / FX hide caption toggle legend Pamela Littky / FX Kate Mara as Claire Wilson in A teacher Pamela Littky / FX The FX on the Hulu miniseries, A teacher, sits somewhere between a twisted romantic drama and an uplifting tale of the enduring trauma […]

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Manual reference did not force claims arbitration

A provision in an employee handbook stating that all employees in the company were subject to an alternative dispute resolution program was not, on its own, sufficient to force arbitration in the wrongful termination claim of a former employee, a California appeals court ruled. In 2016, the company launched an alternative dispute resolution program for […]