ABA Journal Top 100 Legal Blogs: An Embarrassment of Riches

Well, it’s happened again.  The Delaware Employment Law Blog was selected as one of the Top 100 Legal Blogs in the country for the fifth consecutive year.  In my world, this is the most prestigious award a legal blogger can receive and it is such an honor to have been selected again.  It is, as the saying goes, truly an embarrassment of riches. Continue reading

Delaware Commission on Law and Technology

Technology effects every workplace.  Readers of this blog know this well enough, as many of my posts address the wide variety of problems faced by employers that arise from employee use of technology, particularly social media.  Lawyers, too, face these problems.  The legal profession is, by no means, immune from the woes of social-media or the difficulties of trying to keep up with changing technology.  Technology’s impact on the legal profession is a topic near and dear to my heart. Continue reading

Why Employers Settle Lawsuits

I’ve spent the past four weeks preparing for and in trial in Delaware’s Court of Chancery.  As evidenced by the absence of any posts in the past several weeks, virtually all of my waking hours have been devoted to the case as we neared the big day at the courthouse.  Now that trial has concluded and we switch gears to focus on the impending post-trial briefing and oral argument, I’ve been able to to catch my breath and to reflect. Continue reading

Everybody Loves a Winner

It’s so nice to get a compliment. And when the compliment comes from the ABA Journal for the fourth year in a row, it’s really, really, really nice. Yes, that’s right, the Delaware Employment Law Blog was selected as one of the Top 100 Legal Blogs in the country in the 6th Annual edition of the Top 100. This is the fourth consecutive year in which we’ve been awarded this incredible honor and, I can assure you, it is no less a surprise or a thrill this year than it was four years ago.aba_badge_sqre_honoree_2012

To those who nominated us for the award, thank you. To all of our readers, thank you. And to all of the many, many, many employment law bloggers whose posts continue to set a very high bar, thank you. Continue reading

YCST Attorneys Present at DELPELRA Conference

DELPELRA logoAttorneys from Young Conaway traveled to Dover today to present at the Annual Training Conference for the Delaware Public Employer Labor Relations Association (DELPELRA).

Tim Snyder presented on the impact of health care reform on public employers. He also gave an overview of what public employers are doing to address the challenges of funding their pension plans. Continue reading