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Monthly Archives: May 2019

Fairfax County School District Accused of Violating Right to Due Process in Sexual Misconduct Cases

Title IX By Harvey Binnall PLLC - 2019/05/31 at 02:41pm

In the past few months, three separate federal lawsuits have been brought against the Fairfax County School District (the tenth largest public school system in the country) for mishandling sexual misconduct investigations against accused students, for wrongfully punishing the accused, and for failing to ensure due process of law. By way of example, in one of the cases (that our firm is currently handling), the 18-year old male plaintiff witnessed a female student being slapped on the buttocks while in the school hallways.  The female student filed a complaint, and further accused the plaintiff of having sexually harassed her in […]

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Enforcing Restrictive Covenants in Contractor Teaming Agreements

Litigation By Harvey Binnall PLLC - 2019/05/17 at 02:34pm

Experienced Commercial Litigation Lawyer in Alexandria, VA Teaming agreements often feature restrictive covenants in the form of “no poaching” or “no solicitation” clauses that prohibit the parties to the agreement from directly recruiting employees from one another.  Confusion over the enforceability of such covenants is an ongoing problem leading to commercial litigation. Whether you are attempting to enforce a restrictive covenant embedded in an underlying teaming agreement or attempting to prove that the restrictive covenant is unenforceable and therefore inapplicable to your case, our team at Harvey & Binnall, PLLC can provide comprehensive assistance. Contact us to learn more about […]

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