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November 29, 2017Philip Gordon
FOX News' Jacqui Heinrich interviews Philip Gordon for feature story, "Man Loses Job Opportunity After Threatening Remarks on Dating App." Gordon explains the pitfalls of online activity for job applicants. A link to that story is included here (View Video) Let me know your thoughts.
August 4, 2016Philip Gordon
Philip Gordon Co-Chairs the panel on class actions at the 37th Annual Labor and Employment Law Spring Conference of Massachusetts Bar Association on May 6, 2016 (View Article)
May 6, 2016Philip Gordon
Often touted as the great disruptor, big data has proven a valuable tool. But in the world of health and disability discrimination, big data may be driving some of the most serious and disturbing employment discrimination epidemics at every level. At its core, discrimination is the use of a known current ...
February 21, 2016Philip Gordon
Philip served on the Faculty for the “18th Annual Employment Law Conference,” Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (December 4, 2015) (View Article)
December 4, 2015Philip Gordon
Has your employer punished you for insisting upon your rights? A recent court ruling makes it harder for courts to dismiss employee claims of retaliation. The case arose from the employment of an African American woman at a resort hotel. Shortly after her initial hire date, she alleges that she ...
May 12, 2015Philip Gordon
The National Committee on Pay Equality named Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Equal Pay Day in an effort to call attention to the inequitable pay gaps that still exist between female and male workers. Each year the organization selects a day to commemorate individuals who are making strides towards pay equality and ...
April 14, 2015Philip Gordon
“Former Professor Suing University Granted Tenure at Tufts,” The Crimson (April 3, 2015) (View Article)
April 4, 2015Philip Gordon
Massachusetts is set to revamp its existing noncompete laws and pass new legislation favorable to employees, as well as companies seeking to grow in Massachusetts. Philip Gordon spoke in front of Senators and Representatives about the proposed legislation, and the bill eventually passed in the Massachusetts Senate by 32 votes ...
July 18, 2014Philip Gordon
Philip served on the Panel for the National Convention of NELA for the program entitled, "Class Actions After Dukes & Genesis HealthCare Corp.: The Ongoing Attack On Representative Testimony In Class Actions,” NELA 2014 National Convention (June 25-28, 2014) (View Article)
June 26, 2014Philip Gordon
A struggle for power at Market Basket will likely lead to more lawsuits, says Philip Gordon of Gordon Law Group LLP. The company CEO Arthur T. Demoulas and several other high up professional employees were fired on Monday by the board – which is controlled by rival cousin Arthur S. ...
June 25, 2014Philip Gordon
One of Gordon Law Group's clients, Harvard professor Dr. Kimberly Theidon, was featured in The Boston Globe this morning. The piece is the latest in a slew of articles and interviews about the Professor, who was denied tenure last spring. Theidon will now take a tenured faculty position at Tufts University. Dr. Theidon ...
June 13, 2014Philip Gordon
A recent survey found that 80% of employers will Google job seekers before inviting them to an interview. Your resume and references alone are no longer enough. Now a quick name search has become routine, and current employers are keeping tabs, too. Although not everyone will have a glowing newspaper article ...
March 5, 2014Philip Gordon
Five years since the Fair Pay Act, women still make just seventy-seven cents for every dollar a man earns for performing the same job according to the Department of Labor. In 2009, President Obama passed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act promising equal pay for equal work. However, women are ...
February 10, 2014Philip Gordon
Philip has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in New England and one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Massachusetts, across all practice areas for 2013. He has been named to the list of Massachusetts Super Lawyers every year since 2004. (View Listing). Super Lawyers ...
October 25, 2013Philip Gordon
The Americans with Disability Act (ADA) protects individuals who are associated with a disabled individual from employment discrimination. However, the ADA only applies to employers with 15 or more workers. The Massachusetts employment discrimination statute is a little more inclusive, covering employers with six or more workers. Under the ruling ...
October 23, 2013Philip Gordon
Drive a truck with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) under 10,000 pounds? Then you are eligible for overtime. Importantly, the GVWR refers to the weight a vehicle can carry, not the weight it is actually carrying. The court decided that GVWR was more important than the ...
August 16, 2013Philip Gordon
Mario Batali is well known as a celebrity chef, educating many in the fine art of cooking. Now he can add to that resume an education in properly paying employees, as he has just settled a class action suit alleging that his restaurants illegally withheld tips from approximately 1,100 ...
March 12, 2012Philip Gordon