Thursday, October 02, 2008
Ind. Decisions - "Courts are tending to side with faculty members who seek unemployment payments when their contracts are terminated through no fault of their own"
The Indiana Supreme Court's June 17th decision in the case of Indiana State University v. William C. LaFief and IDWD (Review Bd.) - see ILB entries here and here, is the subject of a commentary by Nicolas M. Manicone in The Chronicle of Higher Education that begins:
A case that the Indiana Supreme Court recently ruled on dealt with the question of whether a professor whose fixed-term contract expires becomes unemployed on a voluntary or involuntary basis.
Posted by Marcia Oddi on October 2, 2008 10:50 AM
Posted to Ind. Sup.Ct. Decisions