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MHRM 6301 Legal and Regulatory Environment: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

MHRM 6301 Course Readings

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Becton, J., Walker, H., Gilstrap, J., & Schwager, P. (2019). Social media snooping on job applicants. Personnel Review, 48(5), 1261–1280.

Bisserbe, N. (2018, November 18). France  prepares to get tough on firms that pay women less. The Wall Street Journal.

Blount, J., Wright, C. S., Hall, A. A., & Bliss, J. L. (2016). Social media: Creating student awareness of its use in the hiring process. Southern Journal of Business & Ethics, 8, 202–217.

Carden, L. L., & Boyd, R. O. (2014). Age discrimination and the workplace: Examining a model for prevention. Southern Journal of Business & Ethics, 6, 58–67.

Davison, H. K., Maraist, C., & Bing, M. N. (2011). Friend or foe? The promise and pitfalls of using social networking sites for HR decisions. Journal of Business and Psychology, 26(2), 153–159.

Helfand , M. A. (2019, March 22). A day of rest may get a day in court. The Wall Street Journal.

Lopoo , L. M., & Raissian, K. (2018, July 26). Washington is biased against babies. The Wall Street Journal.

OK to voice concern about age as long as you don’t base termination decision on it. (2016). HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law, 9(11), 3.

Progressive discipline the legal way: 7 steps. (2019). HR Specialist: Employment Law, 49(7), 2.

Terras, K. Leggios, J., & Phillips, A. (2015). Disability accommodations in online courses: The graduate student experience. Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, 28(3), 329–340.

The best way to stop age bias claims: Prove employee was terminated for cause. (2017). HR Specialist: Pennsylvania Employment Law, 12(4), 2. 

The Editorial Board. (2017, March 30). A right-left cure for disabilities torts. The Wall Street Journal.

The Editorial Board. (2018, June 13). The disabilities act often overshoots intended mark. The Wall Street Journal .

Ventrell-Monsees, C. (2019). It’s unlawful age discrimination—not the “natural order” of the workplace! Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, (1), 91.

Wiener, R. L., & Farnum, K. S. (2016). How old is old in allegations of age discrimination? The limitations of existing law. Law and Human Behavior, 40(5), 536–550.

Other Readings

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