Robinson Bradshaw

Author: Ted Hennessey

GINA Is Only Part of the Employment Law Puzzle

Recently the Genomics Law Report discussed a legal action brought by an employee alleging she was dismissed from her job when her employer learned of her genetic test results. The claim is that the employer’s action was in violation of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA), and is the first publicly reported action of its […]

Problems with Problem Employees

Fresh from a top biochemistry Ph.D. program, Beth was your fifth employee. Her technical expertise and ability to charm investors, lenders and prospective customers made her the obvious choice when, as the company burgeoned, you decided to formalize a roster of senior officers. As Executive Vice President for Biotechnology, Beth has since had a hand […]