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Trial Magazine

2020 July—Equality and Accountability

Volume 56, No. 7

This month, Trial explores equality and accountability: Read about hurdles in equal pay cases, uncovering pretext when employers retaliate, and holding cruise lines liable for passenger sexual assault. Also: A primer on business interruption insurance claims.

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Theme Articles

  • Dig Deep for Pretext
    Matthew J. Wayne
  • Jumping 5 Hurdles in Equal Pay Cases
    Lori E. Andrus
  • Assault at Sea
    Ira H. Leesfield and Adam T. Rose

Also Featured

  • Helping Business Owners Weather COVID-19
    Patrick Luff

President's Page

  • All In for the Future
    Bruce H. Stern

Good Counsel

  • Navigating the 'Full Catastrophe' With Mindfulness
    Brenda Fingold

Verdicts & Settlements

  • Failure to provide accessible automated external defibrillator
  • Improper placement of crosswalk
  • Failure to activate police lights, siren
  • Negligent supervision of school children at public pool
  • Negligent performance of heart transplant
  • Negligent passing leads to fatal head-on crash
  • Failure to check blood sugar before driving
  • Improper lookout
  • Failure to monitor sex offender living at apartment complex

Question of the Month

  • How are you, your colleagues, and your staff supporting each other during the coronavirus pandemic?

Justice in Motion

  • Trial Lawyers Helping in the Wake of COVID-19

On the Hill

  • Advocacy During a Pandemic
    Susan Steinman


  • Books


  • The lighter side of the law