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2015 Law Reviews
No. 15119 Check out the Law Review Library
No. 15118 Maintain your Domicile on the Indian Reservation To Avoid State Income Tax while on Active Duty
No. 15117 Maintain your Texas Domicile until you Retire and Leave Active Duty
No. 15116 New USERRA Primer
No. 15115 The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Has Moved
No. 15114 Voting by Active Duty Service Members and Severely Disabled Veterans in Presidential Caucuses and Conventions in 2016
No. 15113 The Service Member Has a Constitutional Right to Register and Vote in the Community where He or She Is Stationed
No. 15112 Which Employers Are Exempt from USERRA Enforcement?
No. 15111 Congress Should Amend USERRA To Provide for Enforcement against Indian Tribes as Employers
No. 15110 Unconstitutional for State to Tax Federal Pensions while Exempting State and Local Pensions
No. 15109 Amend the SCRA To Preclude Predispute Binding Arbitration Clauses
No. 15108 NDAA 2016 Fixes USERRA Glitch
No. 15107 Section 4311 of USERRA Protects Veterans as well as Currently Serving Reserve Component Members
No. 15106 Section 4311 of USERRA
No. 15105 Army Reservist Survives Summary Judgment in Section 4311 Case
No. 15104 Navy Reservist Survives Employer’s Motion for Summary Judgment but then Loses Jury Trial
No. 15103 Coast Guard Reservist Alleges USERRA Violations by Drug Enforcement Administration
No. 15102 What Is the Escalator Principle?
No. 15101 Location Is an Aspect of Status
No. 15100 The French Company Fired my Wife!
No. 15099 Under USERRA, the Employer Can Be Required To Pay the Prevailing Service Member’s Attorney Fees and Costs, but under no Circumstances Can the Service Member Be Required To Pay the Employer’s Fees and Costs
No. 15098 SSGT Baldo Bello’s USERRA Lawsuit against the Village of Skokie
No. 15097 As an Employer, New York City Mistreats Marine Corps Reserve Officer
No. 15096 Thou Shalt Not Politick while on Active Duty
No. 15095 Military Voting in 2016
No. 15094 Unfavorable Sixth Circuit USERRA Case
No. 15093 Having a National Guard Member as an Employee Is a Pain, But you Can Handle it.
No. 15092 2015 New Jersey Military Law Symposium
No. 15091 The National Guard Makes up more than Half of Reserve Component Strength
No. 15090 Does my Mother Lose her Military Widow Benefits if she Remarries?
No. 15089 Proposals to Improve USERRA
No. 15088 Does USERRA Provide for the Recovery of Nonpecuniary and Punitive Damages? No
No. 15087 Seventh Circuit Reverses Unfavorable District Court USERRA Decision
No. 15086 Sixth Circuit Reverses Unfavorable District Court USERRA Decision
No. 15085 Purchasing Federal Civilian Retirement Credit for Active Military Service before You Began Your Federal Civilian Career
No. 15084 Sometimes You Get Federal Employee Retirement Credit for Military Service, and Sometimes such Credit Is Precluded
No. 15083 Yes, You Can Purchase State Public Employee Retirement Credit for Service Academy Time, at Least in California
No. 15082 You Must Stay within the Five-Year Limit To Obtain Civilian Pension Credit for Military Service Time
No. 15081 You Must Leave Active Duty and Apply for Reemployment to Obtain Civilian Pension Credit for your Military Service Time
No. 15080 New NLRB Decision Points the Way to Stronger USERRA Enforcement
No. 15079 Unlawful for Federal Agency to Fire Employee for Contacting Congress
No. 15078 State Budget Crisis Does Not Excuse USERRA Violation
No. 15077 If You Sign a Vehicle Lease while not on Active Duty and then Go on Active Duty during the Term of the Lease, You Have the Right to Terminate the Lease
No. 15076 SCRA Precludes Oregon from Making you Pay State Income Tax in Oregon while you are Serving there in the PHS
No. 15075 USERRA Applies to Voluntary as well as Involuntary Military Service
No. 15074 Descending Escalator or Employer’s Changed Circumstances?
No. 15073 Recent Favorable USERRA Case from Massachusetts
No. 15072 Being a Nurse Practitioner, rather than simply a Registered Nurse, Is Part of the “Status” to which You Are Entitled upon Reemployment
No. 15071 New Air Force Memorandum on USERRA’s Five-Year Limit
No. 15070 What Happens when your Probationary Period Is Interrupted by a Call to the Colors?
No. 15069 It Is Unlawful for an Employer To Deny Initial Employment Based on Unavailability on the Start Date, When the Unavailability Is Based on Active Military Service.
No, 15068 ROTC and JROTC—What Is the Difference?
No. 15067 The Reemployment Statute Turns 75
No. 15066 Calling you an Independent Contractor Does Not Make you one.
No. 15065 It Is not your Responsibility To Document your Physical and Psychological Readiness To Return to Work
No. 15064 The MSPB Adjudicates Claims that Federal Executive Agencies Have Violated USERRA
No. 15063 New Favorable Case on Section 4311 of USERRA
No. 15062 Update on Angiuoni v. Town of Billerica
No. 15061 The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act only Protects Service Members
No. 15060 Beware of Asserting Inconsistent Claims
No. 15059 Does USERRA Provide for Disparate Impact Liability?
No. 15058 What Is “Chevron Deference?”
No. 15057 Returning to Police Officer Job with PTSD
No. 15056 What Is “Service in the Uniformed Services” for USERRA Purposes?
No. 15055 You Must Apply for Reemployment—Part 7
No. 15054 You Must Apply for Reemployment—Part 6
No. 15053 USERRA 101 Final Exam
No. 15052 Service Members Law Center–Six Years of Accomplishments and Continuing
No. 15051 Delaware Falls Short in Accommodating Deployed Service Members and Military Spouses
No. 15050 Reemployment Rights as an ANG Technician
No. 15049 Disability and Division of Benefits with Ex-Spouse
No. 15048 Military Service, Civil Service, Settlement and Sabotage
No. 15047 A Teaspoon of TSP
No. 15046 You Must Apply for Reemployment—Part 5
No. 15045 Reemployment Rights with the Successor in Interest
No. 15044 Does Section 4311 of USERRA Outlaw Employer Discrimination Based on a Service-Connected Disability?
No. 15043 Yes, You Have the Right to Vote under UOCAVA
No. 15042 USERRA Applies all over the World to U.S. Government, U.S. Companies, and Foreign Subsidiaries of U.S. Companies
No. 15041 Seniority for PHS Officers within the BOP Medical System
No. 15041-Update Seniority for PHS Officers; updated September 2015
No. 15040 You Must Apply for Reemployment—Part 4
No. 15039 Federal Law Protects Students Called to the Colors during a Semester, But it Does not Help the Student who Must Miss a few Days for Drills or Annual Training
No. 15038 Federal and State Laws Protect Students whoseEducational Careers Are Interrupted by Military Service
No. 15037 Reemployment Rights for Wounded Warriors
No. 15036 Time off from Work for Short Periods of National Guard Training
No. 15035 USERRA’s Five-Year Limit and the Initial Period of Obligated Service
No. 15034 Terminating Leases and Contracts when Entering Active Duty
No. 15033 Relationship between USERRA and Tennessee Law for Corrections Officers
No. 15032 State Law Protections for National Guard Members on State Active Duty
No. 15031 Santander Consumer USA Required To Pay $9.35M for Illegally Repossessing the Vehicles of Service Members
No. 15030 You Have the Right to Time off from your Teaching Job for Military Service, under both State and Federal Law
No. 15029 Judge Bucklo Gets it Wrong on USERRA
No. 15028 Why Aren’t Young Women Required to Register for Selective Service?
No. 15027 Under Current Law, not every Reservist Is a Veteran, But that Should Change
No. 15026 Missouri TAG Settles Case Alleging USERRA Violation
No. 15025 The Clean Hands Doctrine Applies in Reemployment Cases
No. 15024 Military Voting under UOCAVA
No. 15023 Please Don’t Take away my LQA!
No. 15022 Bill in Texas Legislature Would Provide Additional Benefits for State Employees Returning to State Employment after Military Service
No. 15021 Evans v. MassMutual Financial Group—Update
No. 15020 Call it the Escalator Principle, not the Elevator Rule
No. 15019 North Carolina Judge Reprimanded for Flouting SCRA
No. 15018 Computing the Five-Year Limit under USERRA
No. 15017 USERRA Applies to Local Police Department as Employer
No. 15016 Carter v. Siemens Update
No. 15015 Proving a USERRA Discrimination Case. Is it Lawful To Require the unsuccessful USERRA Plaintiff to Pay Court Costs?
No. 15014 Is it Lawful for the Employer to Make me Use Vacation Days for my Military Training and Service?
No. 15013 Yes, You Have 90 Days to Apply for Reemployment
No. 15012 Bill Introduced to Give Sick Leave Bonus to Wounded Warriors who Are new Federal Employees
No. 15011 Alabama School Districts Do Not Have 11th Amendment Immunity, Eleventh Circuit Holds
No. 15010 H.R. 22—The Hire More Heroes Act of 2015—Would it Help Unemployed Veterans to Find Jobs?
No. 15009 Applicability of USERRA to the Legislative and Judicial Branches
No. 15008 Congress Fixes the Fiscal Year Barrier Problem, but the Fix Is not Retroactive
No. 15007 To Get Pension Credit for Military Service, You Must Return to your Pre-Service Civilian Employer
No. 15006 Right to Reinstatement of Civilian Health Insurance upon Returning from Period of Uniformed Service-Continued
No. 15005 USERRA and Health Insurance
No. 15004 EEOC Obtains Great Settlement in ADA Case for Disabled Veteran
No. 15003 TAXES AND MILITARY PENSIONS
No. 15002 Is the NOAA Commissioned Corps a Uniformed Service for Purposes of USERRA?
No. 15001 What Is an Application for Reemployment?
2014 Law Reviews
No. 14102 USERRA in the New Mexico Supreme Court
No. 14101 We’re so Productive that We Are Being Sent Home Early
No. 14100 Sometimes Arbitration Does Work for USERRA Plaintiffs
No. 14099 My Colleagues Received a Bonus while I Was on Active Duty, and I Missed Out—Help!
No. 14098 A Great New Case on the Escalator Principle
No. 14097 OSC Honors Three VA Whistleblowers with “Public Servant of the Year Award”
No. 14096 USERRA Rights of RC Members Employed by University Police Department
No. 14095 Right to Health Insurance Reinstatement under USERRA
No. 14094 You Have 90 Days To Apply for Reemployment
No. 14093 USERRA Forbids Discrimination Based on Having Performed Uniformed Service or on Having Sued To Enforce USERRA
No. 14092 Working at Civilian Job during Drill Weekend
No. 14091 Harassment, Hostile Work Environment and Available Damages or Equitable Relief under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
No. 14090 Erickson v. United States Postal Service—The Saga Continues
No. 14089 Captain Wright Teaches NJ Lawyers about USERRA
No. 14088 UCMJ Reforms in the National Defense Authorization Act
No. 14087 DOJ Gets Serious about Suing States that Disenfranchise the Brave Young Men and Women Who Are away from Home and Prepared To Lay Down their Lives for our Country
No. 14086 Why two Absentee Ballots in 2014? When Can I Expect To Receive my State Ballot?
No. 14085 Please Contact your Local Election Official
No. 14084 The Period of Service, not the Period of Absence, Is Subject to the Five-Year Limit under USERRA.
No. 14083 Terminating an Apartment Lease upon PCS Orders
No. 14082 If I Am Selected for AGR Tour, Can I Get out of my Apartment Lease?
No. 14081 Does my Active Duty Time Count toward my Five-Year Limit under USERRA? Does the Time help me Qualify for Early Receipt of Reserve Retirement? That Depends....
No. 14080 The Supreme Court’s Recent Hobby Lobby Decision Is Unlikely to Present a Significant Problem in USERRA Enforcement.
No. 14079 MILITARY DIVORCE: NOT JUST ANY ATTORNEY…
No. 14078 “Good to Go” (and Return!) Part 1: Unraveling the Rules
No. 14077 Judge Orders Navy Sailor on Sub in Pacific to Appear at Court Hearing in Michigan—Can She Do that?
No. 14076 DOJ Sues Adjutant General of Missouri for Violating USERRA and Survives Motion to Dismiss
No. 14075 Why Does the Service Members Law Center Provide Information to Persons Who Are Not ROA Members?
No. 14074 Right to Use Vacation Days for Military Service
No. 14073 After 42 Days of IMA Duty, How Long Do I Have to Report back to my Civilian Job?
No. 14072 Don’t Quit your Job if you Want to Sue under USERRA
No. 14071 USERRA Protections for National Guard Personnel
No. 14070 United Airlines Settlement Sets New USERRA Record
No. 14069 DOJ Reaches Settlement with Penske on USERRA Violations
No. 14068 Equal Civilian Retirement Credibility for all Branches of ROTC
No. 14067 Iowa Expands Benefits for Military Retirees
No. 14066 Military Leave and State University Policy
No. 14065 What Does "Employment at Will" Mean?
No. 14064 I Can't Find a Job Because of my Reserve Service
No. 14063 Federal Laws Restricting Post-Government Employment
No. 14062 Civilian Salaries, Military Compensation and the Impacts of Terminal Leave
No. 14061 That Promotion was Mine
No. 14060 How is my Civilian Pension Computed After Military Service?
No. 14059 EEOC Sues Employer for Firing Disabled Veteran
No. 14058 Calling Up Reserve Units During Domestic Emergencies - USERRA Impacts
No. 14057 New Recall Authority for Selected Reserve Units
No. 14056 Does SCRA Protect us from Non-Renewal of a Lease?
No. 14055 DOJ Sues Con-Way Freight for Violating USERRA
No. 14054 Three New Georgia Laws for Service Members
No. 14053 Progress for Service Members & Veterans in Indiana
No. 14052 I am Being Mobilized - Help!
No. 14051 DoD Proposes USERRA Amendments
No. 14050 USERRA, the Five-Year Limit, and Regular Army Service
No. 14049 USERRA and State Sovereign—Good News from Tennessee
No. 14048 Traumatic Service Group Life Insurance: The Basics
No. 14047 State and Local Government Employees Need Effective USERRA Protections
No. 14046 Marine Corps Reservist Sues Village of Skokie for Violating USERRA
No. 14045 What is an Application for Reemployment?
No. 14044 South Carolina Department of Corrections Fails to Reinstate Health Insurance Coverage of Returning National Guard Member
No. 14043 Do Not Use Your Employer's Computer to Complain About Your Employer
No. 14042 USERRA Rights of Reservist During Drill Weekend
No. 14041 New Legislation in New Mexico for Service Members
No. 14040 Is the Service Member Required to Keep the Employer Informed of Extensions of the Active Duty Period?
No. 14039 Protect Your Rights By Understanding Them
No. 14038 Is the Statute of Limitations Tolled When I am on Inactive Duty Training?
No. 14037 A Political Subdivision is not a State for 11th Amendment Purposes
No. 14036 Setback in Effort to Enforce USERRA against States as Employers
No. 14035 Is my Case Governed by VEVRAA or USERRA?
No. 14034 What is the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act?
No. 14033 Why Did I Receive this COBRA Notice?
No. 14032 New USERRA Case from the 8th Circuit
No. 14031 Veterans' Preference for State Employees in Washington
No. 14030 One Week of Excused Absence for Federal Employee Returning from Mobilization
No. 14029 DOJ Sues Missouri Adjutant General under USERRA
No. 14028 I Volunteered for Active Duty—Am I Elligible for Differential Pay as a Federal Civilian?
No. 14027 I am a Disabled Veteran and a Federal Employee—Am I Entitled to Leave Without Pay for a Medical Condition that is not Service-Connected?
No. 14026 USERRA's Five-Year Limit—Why is it so Complicated?
No. 14025 SCRA Interest Rate Reduction Does Not Mean Taxable Income
No. 14024 The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act and the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
No. 14023 Military Voting Rights in South Carolina Primary
No. 14022 Make-Up Contributions to Your Defined Contribution Pension Plan
No. 14021 The 20-20-20 Rule and Nonregular Service
No. 14020 New Jersey Teachers Must be Credited for Military Service Time for Purposes of Layoffs and Recalls from Layoff
No. 14019 New Jersey Teachers Receive Seniority Credit for Wartime Military Service, Even if it was before Start of Teaching Career
No. 14018 Required Refund on Canceled Vehicle Lease
No. 14017 Statute of Limitations and the NYPD Class Action USERRA Lawsuit
No. 14016 Class Action USERRA Lawsuit against American Airlines Concerning Insufficient Pension Contributions for Pilots Returning to Work after extended Military Leave
No. 14015 Civilian Pension Credit for Long Period of Military Service
No. 14014 National Guard Member Works in another State - Is Her Job Protected When She Is on State Active Duty?
No. 14013 DD-214 Delay Could Delay Retirement from Civilian Career
No. 14012 Returning to Work with Two Bad Shoulders
No. 14011 What Sort of Documentation Must I Provide?
No. 14010 Requirement to Provide Documentation to Employer only Applies after Periods of Service of 31 or More Days
No. 14009 Reserve Component Leadership Should Take on the Burden of Notifying the Civilian Employer when Military Duty Will Take the Reservist away from the Civilian Job
No. 14008 SCRA and Disability Income Replacement Insurance
No. 14007 Electronic Voting for Overseas Military Voters
No. 14006 A New Election Year Has Begun, Submit a New FPCA
No. 14005 Abandonment Doctrine Rests on Slender Reed
No. 14004 Sergeant Major Erickson's Saga Continues
No. 14003 Enforcing USERRA against the State of Missouri
No. 14002 Ethan Allen is still Rolling over in his Grave
No. 14001 More than 1000 Articles about USERRA and other Law that are Especially Pertinent to Reserve Component Members
2013 Law Reviews
No. 13169 Military Pension Division: The Warrant Officer and the Wingman
No. 13168 Interest Rate Reduction upon Mobilization
No. 13167 SCRA Rights to Terminate Apartment Lease
No. 13166 Reserve Component Opportunities for Individuals Leaving Active Duty Short of Retirement Eligibility
No. 13165 What Happens if I Fail to Report for Duty?
No. 13164 When Does the UCMJ Apply to Reservists?
No. 13163 Disability Benefits for Officers of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Public Health Service (PHS)
No. 13162 Predatory Lending: Service Members Get New Protections from some Loan Practices
No. 13161 DHS Clarifies Immigration Benefits for Family Members of Select Reserve and Veterans
No. 13160 Significant Development Regarding Differential Pay for Federal Employees Mobilized Under "Voluntary" Authority
No. 13159 CFPB Enforces Rules on Military Payday Loans
No. 13158 Why are Service Members Treated Differently?
No. 13157 The Physical Disability Board of Review for Medical Retirement Reevaluation
No. 13156 Counties and Other Political Subdivisions are not Immune - Western District of Virginia gets it Wrong
No. 13155 Where Am I to Vote?
No. 13154 Remove the "Race" Question from the FPCA Form
No. 13153 Is it Unlawful for my Civilian Employer to Contact the Commanding Officer of my National Guard Unit?
No. 13152 The Service Members Civil Relief Act Does Not Bar all Lawsuits Against Active Duty Service Members
No. 13151 I Think that my Employer Must Make both the Employer and the Employee Contributions to my Pension Plan
No. 13150 Credit for Military Time for Leave Accrual Purposes as a Federal Employee
No. 13149 DOL Must Comply with USERRA with respect to its own Employees if it is to be Effective with other Employers
No. 13148 Federal Agencies Must Train Supervisors on USERRA
No. 13147 OSC Effectiveness in Enforcing USERRA against Federal Agencies as Employers
No. 13146 Detroit Bankruptcy and USERRA
No. 13145 Important New USERRA Case in Fifth Circuit
No. 13144 The SCRA and USERRA - Protecting the Civil Rights of Service Members in the 21st Century
No. 13143 I Signed a Contract and Received a Corporate Signing Bonus, and Now I Have Joined the Army
No. 13142 Texas Teacher Retirement System PDF Gets USERRA Wrong
No. 13141 Is the Defendant on Active Duty? Can I Obtain a Default Judgment?
No. 13140 You’re in the Army now, your First Amendment Rights Are CircumscribedNo. 13139 How Much Must I Pay to Obtain State Pension Credit for my Year of Active Duty?