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The Oxford Comma Case Proves We Need New Employment Laws, Not Better Grammar

Evil HR Lady

What ensued in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and in a 29-page court decision handed down on Monday, was an exercise in high-stakes grammar pedantry that could cost a dairy company in Portland, Me., You’ve probably heard about the company in Maine that will end up shelling out around $10 million due to the lack of an Oxford comma.

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