New Merit Systems Protection Board Appointee – FAQ Friday
Published April 13, 2018 by
President Trump recently appointed Andrew Maunz as a new board member to the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB). The MSPB is a judicial agency in the Executive branch that i...
Grimes, Wade and Leischner Recognized in 2018 Super Lawyers for Virginia, Washington D.C.
Published April 23, 2018
Wade Grimes Friedman Meinken & Leischner is pleased to announce this year’s Virginia and Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers honors. Partner . Partners and are named 2018 Rising Stars.
This is the 12th consecutiv...
Workplace Bullying & Harassment – FAQ Friday
Published April 27, 2018 by
A situation involving bullying or harassment in the workplace is not necessarily illegal on it’s own. The legality of the situation depends upon whether it the harassment is tied to a protected class. Employment l...
Independent Contractor vs Employee Status – FAQ Friday
Published May 4, 2018 by
What’s the difference between an independent contractor and an employee? Employment law attorney Andrea Downing explains why worker classification is so important on this week’s FAQ Friday.
Backseat Tragedies: Hot Car Deaths – FAQ Friday
Published May 14, 2018 by
On average, 37 children die each year from heat stroke after being left in a parked car. Criminal defense attorney Rebecca Wade...
In the Media: Attorney Andrea Downing on Uber Prioritizing Sexual Harassment Cases
Published May 18, 2018 by
Salon.com turns to employment attorney Andrea Downing for insights on Uber’s public troubles. The rideshare company will no longer force into arbitration those who claim they have been or harassed by Uber drivers. The move is intended to reduce the cult...