On June 3, in In Re: Hitz Restaurant Group, a federal bankruptcy court issued one of the first judicial decisions squarely interpreting a force majeure clause in the context of COVID-19. The result suggests that courts will recognize the pandemic as a force majeure event, but also that courts will limit the pandemic-related relief they grant on force majeure grounds.
A former employee for a Fortive Corp. subsidiary says in a federal suit in New York that her boss sexually harassed her from her first day, and the company's top lawyer ignored her complaint.
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