Tag: Navy

Navy Says Use of Hemp, CBD Still Prohibited

By on August 11, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Navy Says Use of Hemp, CBD Still Prohibited

Despite a new law legalizing hemp and CBD products, the Navy warned that it is still prohibiting use of these products.

Continue Reading »

Revoked Security Clearance Leads to Indefinite Suspension

By on May 30, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Revoked Security Clearance Leads to Indefinite Suspension

An employee who lost his required security clearance and was indefinitely suspended as a result lost his appeal challenging the agency’s action.

Continue Reading »

IG: Navy Official Vacationed In Hawaii, Billed Government, Belittled Staff

on April 9, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The head of the Navy's sexual assault prevention programs took family vacations to Hawaii in the winter, billed the government for personal travel, belittled her staff and retired abruptly after investigators demanded answers, according to findings from the Pentagon's Inspector General.

Continue Reading »

Positive Drug Test Following Crane Accident Results in Removal

By on May 30, 2018 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Positive Drug Test Following Crane Accident Results in Removal

A Navy supervisor whose team caused an accident resulting in $30,000 damage to a building failed the subsequent drug test and was removed as a result.

Continue Reading »

Navy Furlough of Civilian Employees Following Sequester Upheld by Court

By on October 4, 2015 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

A challenge by several civilian Navy employees to their furlough by the agency in response to the 2013 automatic budget cuts resulting from sequestration has been rejected by the appeals court.

Continue Reading »

No Constitutional Tort Suit Against Former DoD Secretary Rumsfeld

By on July 31, 2012 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

A U.S. citizen claiming to have been victimized by extraordinary detention and interrogation in Iraq will not be able to sue the former Defense Secretary personally for violation of his constitutional rights according to this recent appeals court decision.

Continue Reading »

Threats Against Co-Workers Lead to Navy Employee's Removal

By on May 14, 2012 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

A Navy employee is unable to get the court to overturn his removal for making threats against coworkers and dissing his supervisors.

Continue Reading »

All in the Family

By on April 6, 2010 in Court Cases with 0 Comments

An employee of the Navy who accessed a crime database by running a criminal history on her husband ended up being fired. She said that she would never again do such a thing other than for “family” considerations. A federal court upheld the removal decision.

Continue Reading »

The Navy Ran This One The Right Way

By on January 6, 2005 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

Does an employee have a right to the highest graded vacant job available when demoted because of a RIF action?

Continue Reading »

An Expensive Combination: Asbestos, Money, Lawyers and the U.S. Navy

By on November 18, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Proposed trust fund would serve as a way to fund payment of asbestos litigation cases.

Continue Reading »

Top