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Lowe’s Agrees to Pay Iraq War Veteran $45,000 in Damages After It Fired Him in Violation of USERRA

November 8th, 2011 · Comments Off

  The Department of Justice (DOJ) recently settled a lawsuit against Lowe’s, a major hardware department store chain, citing violations of the Uniform Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). USERRA mandates employers to rehire employees returning from a military deployment and not to terminate their employment for at least one year. The DOJ determined […]

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