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Administrator Sues Board for ‘Hostile Environment’ (access required)

A former director of special education states a sexual harassment claim against Pulaski County School Board based on a school board member’s persistent requests that plaintiff enter into a sexual relationship with him; the Roanoke U.S. District Court dismisses plaintiff’s ...

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Coworker’s Date Requests Not ‘Harassment’ (access required)

A plaintiff who worked for a contractor that handled defendant Elizabeth Arden’s warehouse business, and then worked for Elizabeth Arden through referral by defendant Action Personnel Inc., loses her Title VII suit alleging sexual harassment and retaliation; the Roanoke U.S. ...

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Seafood Company Used Virginia ‘Stream of Commerce’ (access required)

In a restaurant customer’s products liability suit for damages from eating contaminated oysters at a Roanoke restaurant, a Roanoke U.S. District Court says it can exercise personal jurisdiction over a sixth-party defendant, a Connecticut seafood supplier that placed its products ...

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Faculty Member May Sue for ‘Reassignment’ (access required)

A Virginia Tech professor who alleges he was demoted when defendant university officials “reassigned” him from his position as executive director of the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute to director of VBI’s Medical Informatics and Systems Division may sue for reinstatement based ...

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