What To Do If You Are Discriminated Against At Work Due To The Coronavirus

March 10, 2020

While coronavirus has killed and infected far fewer people than influenza, it has most of the world in a panic. People are falling for misinformation and targeting anyone who looks Asian and Italian as having the disease. It'...

Do Employment Attorneys Work on a Contingency Basis? What Does That Mean?

March 3, 2020

You should not let your personal finances keep you from contacting an attorney. If you need legal assistance with an employment law matter, you need to turn to an experienced attorney for help. The problem is that many people...

I Wasn’t Hired Because of a Disability. What Should I Do?

February 25, 2020

Men and women with disabilities cannot be discriminated against when it comes to access to many public buildings or in terms of education, employment, or housing. While the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 protects peo...

I’m Being Forced Out of Work Due to My Pregnancy. What Should I Do?

February 6, 2020

Under both the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA), pregnant women are protected against discrimination or harassment. Any employer with 15 or more employees cannot treat you unfai...

Are Sexual Jokes by a Boss or Coworker Grounds for a Lawsuit?

February 1, 2020

People think of sexual harassment as a clear cut case where a work associate makes an advance or treats you in a certain way that makes you uncomfortable. Some of the situations that come to mind include:

Top New Employment Laws of 2020

January 20, 2020

With a new year come new laws. This year, there are dozens of federal and state laws joining or changing existing employment laws. California saw one major change that affects anyone who works as a contractor rather than an e...

When Is Harassment at an Office Christmas Party Against the Law?

January 2, 2020

Office Christmas parties and similar gatherings pose an issue for employees. It's inevitable that alcoholic beverages will be part of the festivities. That can lead to some loosening up a little too much and engaging in unexp...

Does My Employer Have to Let Me Take Pregnancy Leave?

December 2, 2019

When it comes to pregnancy, laws do protect your rights to be treated like other workers. You are allowed to take leave when needed. If your employer denies your request for pregnancy leave, it's often against the law. Here's what you need to know ab...

What Should I Do If My Employer Fired Me When Pregnant?

November 21, 2019

You've been fired while you're pregnant. This may have been an illegal act. Depending on the situation, your employer may have done so illegally. The Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) makes it illegal for companies to fire you for one of these reaso...

Key Tips on Workplace Rights & Family Leave

October 10, 2019

Source http://lababyshow.com/key-tips-on-workplace-rights-family-leave Being pregnant and having a baby is one of the most joyous events in a person’s life, but it can be stressful when it comes to notifying your employer of your pregna...