Posts by Marc Alifanz

Episode 14 – Santa Comes and Murders the Group with an Axe

HWEMND

Many thanks to our good friend Dan Schwartz of Shipman and Goodwin for joining us to discuss bad romance. His Connecticut Employment Law Blog is the grand-daddy gold standard of employment law blogs. F-M-L-A or Fem-La?  Acronym vs. Initialism. The debate of the century! Merry Axemas to all, and to all, a merry Axemas! SUBMIT YOUR STORIES…

Listen to this episode

Episode 13 – Clean the Trailer (While Wearing a French Maid’s Costume)

HWEMND

The case of Jennifer and Dan is Westendorf v. West Coast Contractors of Nevada, Inc. Our case of the vacationing FMLA non-abuser is Jones v. Gulf Coast Healthcare. Only two days left to buy HWE tees and mugs. Get them NOW. Patreon. We still don’t cover our expenses every month. Please support us. Every $…

Episode 12 – So far outside the bounds of decency…

HWEMND

We discuss Ellingsworth v. Hartford Fire Insurance Company, and consider whether sexual orientation claims can be covered by federal discrimination laws. And, our esteemed Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, announced last year that the federal government now takes the position that civil rights laws don’t protect transgender employees. But…based on the Farrier case, it seems the judicial…

Listen to this episode

Episode 11 – Aquagirl

HWEMND

Hey hey peeps. First off, we sincerely apologize for the sound quality of this episode. We’re not sure what happened, but I suspect it has something to do with Dennis’s 1997 laptop with the Intel 386 processor. Now, I know that you love hot dogs. And despite Ann and Dennis’s objections, Rutt’s Hutt really is…

Listen to this episode
1x
0:00
0:00

Episode 10 – I Mean Bombthrowing Figuratively, Of Course

HWEMND

Ann Fromholz joins us. She’s the bomb. Like, seriously. If you’re in California and need help, you should hire her. We discuss the Damore v. Google complaint. It has plenty of words, but actually feels more like a picture book. And still somehow has less substance than most children’s books. Also, you’ve all been bitching…

Listen to this episode