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  • Attorney Amanda Farahany contributes in Women's Business Daily article:
    Attorney Amanda Farahany contributes in Women's Business Daily article: "Pregnancy and Your Workplace: Know Your Rights"

    Employment lawyer Amanda Farahany of Atlanta’s Barrett & Farahany was a contributor of Women's Business Daily article: "Pregnancy and Your Workplace: Know Your Rights". “When you learn that you are ...

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  • Attorney Amanda Farahany featured in Business Daily article:
    Attorney Amanda Farahany featured in Business Daily article: "Split 11th Circuit Court Eases Job Discrimination Standard Slightly"

    Employment lawyer Amanda Farahany of Atlanta’s Barrett & Farahany was critical of the court’s conclusion. “The Eleventh Circuit has taken a confusing standard and made it convoluted, and increased the ...

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  • Amanda Farahany acts as local counsel for Transcend Legal Suit against UGA
    Amanda Farahany acts as local counsel for Transcend Legal Suit against UGA

    Worker sues UGA for targeting transgender employees ATHENS, Ga. (CBS46)- There is a federal court battle over healthcare coverage for a transgender employee at the University of Georgia. Transcend ...

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  • Case: Andrews Vs. Obayashi
    Case: Andrews Vs. Obayashi

    Obayashi Construction hired James Andrews as a miner. While Andrews worked daily under the earth creating the Atlanta sewer system, he was harassed by his supervisors and co-workers. On an almost ...

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  • FedEx Settles Worker Misclassification Case for $228 Million
    FedEx Settles Worker Misclassification Case for $228 Million

    FedEx has recently agreed to pay a $228 million settlement to resolve case involving more than 2,000 worker misclassification claims brought against the company by its drivers. The settlement of these ...

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  • United Airlines Settles EEOC Disability Lawsuit for $1 Million
    United Airlines Settles EEOC Disability Lawsuit for $1 Million

    Earlier this month, United Airlines agreed to pay just over $1 million to settle a federal disability lawsuit that has been garnering public attention since 2009. According to the settlement ...

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