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Employers Have Broad Leeway To Fire Capitol Rioters

Joyce Smithey Interview by Employment Authority Several businesses have already cut ties with workers who took part in Wednesday's insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, and while sacking someone for something they did outside of work could give...Read More

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Capitol Melee Raises Question Of Worker Pay In Lockdown

Joyce Smithey Interview by Employment Authority Many questions continue to swirl after an armed mob forced a lockdown Wednesday on Capitol Hill, including whether workers should get paid for the time they spent sheltering during the emergency....Read More

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Flynn Law Group LLC, Smithey Law Group LLC Announce Formal Affiliation

Ellen Flynn and Joyce Smithey are excited to announce a formal affiliation between Flynn Law Group, LLC and Smithey Law Group, LLC. Ellen Flynn and Joyce Smithey are excited to announce a formal affiliation between Flynn Law Group, LLC and...

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Joyce Smithey and Donna Rucker to speak at Luncheon Seminar held by MWLEA

“Winning Strategies for 30(b)(6) Depositions” Joyce Smithey, Managing Partner of Smithey Law Group LLC and Donna Rucker, Deputy Managing Partner of Tully Rinckey PLLC, will discuss effective strategies for taking 30(b)(6) depositions including questioning techniques, when to take them, how...

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FenderBender – Overtime Pay: Who Gets It?

Joyce Smithey quoted in article "Overtime Pay: Who Gets It? Read the article here.

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US News – Experts Question Casinos’ Plan to Prevent Sexual Harassment

Joyce Smithey quoted in The Associate Press article "Experts Question Casinos’ Plan to Prevent Sexual Harassment" which was published in US News. (USNews.com- 3/9/2018)

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USNews – Sexual Misconduct Often Part of the Job in Hospitality Work

Joyce Smithey quoted in "Sexual Misconduct Often Part of the Job in Hospitality Work" (USNews.com - 12/10/2017) Read the article here.

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Joyce Smithey Teaming Up with Ellen Flynn for Breakfast Talk

For those interested in learning more about Federal Rule 30(b)(6) depositions, MELA member Joyce Smithey will be teaming up with medical and nursing home malpractice attorney Ellen Flynn next month for a breakfast talk at the Maryland Association for Justice...

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