Attys React To High Court's Constructive Discharge Ruling

Law360, New York (May 23, 2016, 7:16 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that the filing period for a constructive discharge claim starts to run when an employee resigns, rather than the time of an employer's last act of bias that prompted the resignation. Here, attorneys tell Law360 why the Green v. Brennan decision is significant.

Janell Ahnert, Bressler Amery & Ross PC

“The court’s decision in Brennan should be of no surprise to employment practitioners. The adoption of a ‘notice rule’ for constructive discharge claims is consistent with the court’s prior rulings. In Del. State College v. Ricks, the court held that the statute of limitations for...

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