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According to Shereef Akeel, an attorney specializing in employment discrimination, the questions are illegal under the state's Elliot Larsen Civil Rights Act and the U.S. Pregnancy Discrimination Act and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Akeel said those laws prohibit employment decisions that ...
A judge ruled shortly before Christmas Day that an age discrimination lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles would be allowed to continue. An opinion issued on December 18th tossed aside FCA's move to dismiss the suit. Attorneys for the company had hoped to force the four plaintiffs into arbitration, ...

Winfrey and Bravo remain with the company. Attorney Shereef Akeel, who is based in Troy, touted the significance of the decision not to compel arbitration. “It's huge because our clients will have their day in court to have their claims heard before a jury in a public forum,” Akeel said, noting the prevalence of ...
"Folks who have relationships here with the United States are still able to come, whether they're students or doctors or professors - just like they used to," said Shereef Akeel, a civil rights attorney fighting the ban. But that's not good enough for Dawud Walid, local director of the Council on American Islamic ...
For the second time in two months, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been hit with a discrimination class action, this one alleging it mistreats older employees during their performance evaluations and as a result, gives them lower pay and fewer promotions than their younger counterparts. Among the ...
MYRE: That's attorney Shereef Akeel announcing the suit in Washington this afternoon. It claims that while the president's order, quote, "does not apply to all Muslims, the policy only applies to Muslims." Over at the White House, Press Secretary Sean Spicer insisted the restrictions are only about national ...

Attorney Shereef Akeel, at podium, speaks during a news conference at the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Monday in Washington. ... Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg, the lawyer representing the Yemeni brothers and other unidentified plaintiffs who might be facing similar difficulties, said ...
“How much can a person tolerate before they do something,” Troy-based attorney Shereef Akeel said. ... In at least one other incident, Davis' co-workers imitated attorney Johnnie Cochran's infamous line from the O.J. Simpson murder trial from the mid 1990s — “if the glove does not fit, you must acquit,” ...
“It's an easy question to answer but I thought to myself if I should even answer it. Ignorance of the law isn't an excuse. We need to be aware of what is appropriate.” According to Shereef Akeel, an attorney specializing in employment discrimination, the questions are illegal under the state's Elliot Larsen Civil ...
A judge ruled shortly before Christmas Day that an age discrimination lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles would be allowed to continue. An opinion issued on December 18th tossed aside FCA's move to dismiss the suit. Attorneys for the company had hoped to force the four plaintiffs into arbitration, ...
Modlin and Cerjanec also claim wrongful termination. Winfrey and Bravo remain with the company. Attorney Shereef Akeel, who is based in Troy, touted the significance of the decision not to compel arbitration. “It's huge because our clients will have their day in court to have their claims heard before a jury ...
In Washington, prosecutor Patricia Mantoan, a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) attorney representing the ORI, brought the ... Despite being confined to what his lawyer, Shereef Akeel, of Detroit-area firm Akeel & Valentine called an “85 degree” room at the U.S. District Court in Detroit, ...
"Folks who have relationships here with the United States are still able to come, whether they're students or doctors or professors - just like they used to," said Shereef Akeel, a civil rights attorney fighting the ban. But that's not good enough for Dawud Walid, local director of the Council on American Islamic ...
For the second time in two months, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been hit with a discrimination class action, this one alleging it mistreats older employees during their performance evaluations and as a result, gives them lower pay and fewer promotions than their younger counterparts. Among the ...
MYRE: That's attorney Shereef Akeel announcing the suit in Washington this afternoon. It claims that while the president's order, quote, "does not apply to all Muslims, the policy only applies to Muslims." Over at the White House, Press Secretary Sean Spicer insisted the restrictions are only about national ...
When West Bloomfield immigration attorney Farah Al-khersan and her husband went to Canada on Friday night for dinner with her in-laws, they had expected .... Shereef Akeel, a Troy attorney, is cocounsel on a lawsuit planned to be filed on Monday in Virginia by the Council on American-Islamic Relations ...
... harmed in the same way. Her lawsuit seeks to represent all African-American managers who were subjected to the company's evaluation process and received low to medium ratings in 2014 and 2015. “This case is an eye-opener for me,” said Williams' lawyer, prominent plaintiff's attorney Shereef Akeel.

“How much can a person tolerate before they do something,” Troy-based attorney Shereef Akeel said. ... In at least one other incident, Davis' co-workers imitated attorney Johnnie Cochran's infamous line from the O.J. Simpson murder trial from the mid 1990s — “if the glove does not fit, you must acquit,” ...
... Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) attorney representing the ORI, ... Despite being confined to what his lawyer, Shereef Akeel, ...
... to come, whether they're students or doctors or professors - just like they used to," said Shereef Akeel, a civil rights attorney fighting the ban.
Meanwhile, this past September, we reported on Kreipke's first retraction, which his lawyer told us was a retaliatory move from Wayne State ...
For the second time in two months, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been hit with a discrimination class action, this one alleging it mistreats older ...
... if they try to return to see their parents, they can't come back in simply because of their faith," said Shereef Akeel, a Civil Rights lawyer.
MYRE: That's attorney Shereef Akeel announcing the suit in Washington this afternoon. It claims that while the president's order, quote, "does ...
When West Bloomfield immigration attorney Farah Al-khersan and her .... Shereef Akeel, a Troy attorney, is cocounsel on a lawsuit planned to ...
“This case is an eye-opener for me,” said Williams' lawyer, prominent plaintiff's attorney Shereef Akeel. “In my over 21 years of doing this, I have ...
... Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) attorney representing the ORI, ... Despite being confined to what his lawyer, Shereef Akeel, ...
... to come, whether they're students or doctors or professors - just like they used to," said Shereef Akeel, a civil rights attorney fighting the ban.
Meanwhile, this past September, we reported on Kreipke's first retraction, which his lawyer told us was a retaliatory move from Wayne State ...
For the second time in two months, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been hit with a discrimination class action, this one alleging it mistreats older ...
... if they try to return to see their parents, they can't come back in simply because of their faith," said Shereef Akeel, a Civil Rights lawyer.
MYRE: That's attorney Shereef Akeel announcing the suit in Washington this afternoon. It claims that while the president's order, quote, "does ...
When West Bloomfield immigration attorney Farah Al-khersan and her .... Shereef Akeel, a Troy attorney, is cocounsel on a lawsuit planned to ...
“This case is an eye-opener for me,” said Williams' lawyer, prominent plaintiff's attorney Shereef Akeel. “In my over 21 years of doing this, I have ...
For the second time in two months, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been hit with a discrimination class action, this one alleging it mistreats older employees during their performance evaluations and as a result, gives them lower pay and fewer promotions ...
Troy, MI Members of the Michigan Muslim community have launched a lawsuit arguing that the travel restrictions imposed on citizens from seven countries with Muslim majorities is unconstitutional.
We, as attorneys, are foot soldiers of the American Constitution and took an oath to protect all from being targeted by the government because of their faith," Shereef Akeel, an attorney who is co-counsel on the lawsuit, said in a press release. Mr ...
"No one is above the law - not even the president," said Attorney General Bob Ferguson, one of 16 Democratic state attorneys general who vowed Sunday to fight Trump's executive order.
"There was total confusion about who this even applied to," said Liz Budnitz, an immigration lawyer from Brooklyn. Within hours, though, all visa holder were being detained upon arrival at U.S.
"Make no mistake, the First Amendment of our Constitution was attacked last week," said Shereef Akeel, a Troy civil rights lawyer who is one of the attorneys representing the plaintiffs in the lawsuit, which comes as other lawsuits have been filed ...
"There was total confusion about who this even applied to," said Liz Budnitz, an immigration lawyer from Brooklyn. Within hours, though, all visa holder were being detained upon arrival at U.S.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations' (CAIR) suit questions the constitutionality of the controversial executive order signed last Friday that affects immigration and refugees.
MYRE: That's attorney Shereef Akeel announcing the suit in Washington this afternoon. It claims that while the president's order, quote, "does not apply to all Muslims, the policy only applies to Muslims.
... Islamic Relations (CAIR) filed a federal lawsuit in the Eastern District Court of Virginia, while Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson filled a legal action within the District Court for the Western District of Washington to declare ...
"No one is above the law - not even the president," said Attorney General Bob Ferguson, one of 16 Democratic state attorneys general who vowed Sunday to fight Trump's executive order.
U.S. President Donald Trump wasted no time Monday night in firing an acting attorney general who earlier in the day ordered the Justice Department not to defend his executive order temporarily banning travelers from seven mostly Muslim countries.
"Students that have a visa here on a four-year program, if they try to return to see their parents, they can't come back in simply because of their faith," said Shereef Akeel, a Civil Rights lawyer. Nabih Ayad, founder of the Arab-American Civil Rights ...
"There was total confusion about who this even applied to," said Liz Budnitz, an immigration lawyer from Brooklyn. Within hours, though, all visa holder were being detained upon arrival at U.S.
... ban" action is unconstitutional. "Our First Amendment is under attack. We, as attorneys, are foot soldiers of the American Constitution and took an oath to protect all from being targeted by the government because of their faith," said attorney ...
"There's a broad proclamation that our country has issued an edict that it prefers one religion over another," said Shereef Akeel, a civil rights lawyer with Council for American Islamic Relations, referring to Trump's vow that he would prioritize ...


 

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