NJ Court Revives Seasonal Worker's Unemployment Appeal

Law360, New York (August 28, 2013, 3:35 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appeals court ruled Wednesday that state labor officials denied due process to a Spanish-speaking seasonal worker by sending him notices only in English and not giving him a proper chance to appeal its finding that he'd been overpaid unemployment benefits.

A three-judge panel of the New Jersey Superior Court’s Appellate Division ruled that the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development's Board of Review didn’t allow Genaro Alicea, a seasonal roofer for Jottan Inc. in New Jersey who speaks only Spanish and lives...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.