Joseph D. Whelan
Contact Informationjwhelan@wckslaw.comWhelan, Corrente, Kinder & Siket, LLP
Joseph Whelan is a partner at Whelan, Corrente, Kinder & Siket, LLP, where his practice is focused primarily in the areas of employment litigation, labor law, and commercial litigation.
LAW.819Employment DiscriminationClick to Open
An analysis of selected problems in the law of employment discrimination. Topics will be selected that address the historical, economic, and social dimensions and implications of the problem of employment discrimination. Included will be coverage of federal statutory prohibitions of discrimination in employment, the procedures for enforcement, standards of proof, and remedies for violation of applicable law.
Course DegreeJuris DoctorMaster of Studies in Law
LAW.820Employment LawClick to Open
This course will examine government regulation of the relationship of the individual employee and his or her employer. The propriety of regulating particular areas of the employment relationship and the efficacy of alternative regulatory schemes will be recurring themes. Areas of coverage may include employment at-will, wrongful termination, employment discrimination, regulation of compensation, workplace health and safety, unemployment compensation, and pensions.