The Importance of Workplace Investigations

A recent federal court case from Mississippi underscores the value of workplace investigations in Title VII claims. Davenport v. Nissan N. Am., Inc. (S.D. Miss....

Employer’s Prompt Action Leads to Good Result

Workplace harassment teaching points abound in McCormack v. Safeway Stores, Inc. (D. Ariz. 2014). The court dismissed the case because Safeway lacked notice of an...

The Benefit of Neutral, Third-Party Investigations

A federal court in Connecticut recently rejected an employer’s attempt to introduce evidence of its internal investigation into an employee’s age discrimination complaint at trial...