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Aug 8, 2022

What Rights Do Employees Have During Layoffs?

No one wants to be laid off from their job. However, this is sometimes unavoidable and...


Jul 27, 2022

Is a Mandatory Retirement Age Discriminatory?

Retirement is a goal that many people work hard to get to. While saving up for...


Jul 20, 2022

Are Out-Of-State Workers Protected by NYC Employment Laws?

Today, it’s extremely common for employees to work remotely from their homes instead of going into...


Jul 13, 2022

What is National Origin Under Title VII?

It’s illegal to discriminate against employees based on their membership in a protected class. One of...


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Nov 23, 2021

What is a Discriminatory Workplace Dress Code?

It’s common for a workplace to have some sort of dress code that employees are required...


Nov 17, 2021

Is Favoritism in the Workplace Illegal?

Favoritism in the workplace can be terrible for employee morale. When it’s obvious that an employer...


Nov 9, 2021

Do You Need an Employment Discrimination Lawyer?

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) reported nearly 70,000 charges filed with them during the 2020...


Nov 5, 2021

Common Signs of Age Discrimination in the Workplace

After spending years in the workplace, you’ve gained a significant amount of experience, which you believe...


Oct 28, 2021

What is a Violation of the Equal Pay Act?

You want your compensation to be based on the value you have as an employee, meaning...


Oct 19, 2021

What to Know About Being an At-Will Employee

Have you ever wondered what your rights as an at-will employee are? Maybe you’re new to...


Oct 14, 2021

Are You Allowed to Talk to Coworkers About Your Wages?

Many of us have always been taught not to discuss our finances with others. This is...


Oct 6, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Non-Compete Agreements

At the start of a new job, you expect to receive a few different documents from...


Sep 30, 2021

How Does Suing for Emotional Distress Work?

Our work environments can have a big impact on our lives, especially when our experiences are...


Sep 24, 2021

What is the Difference Between Direct and Indirect Discrimination?

Discrimination in the workplace can often be harder to understand than people might expect. Some might...


Sep 17, 2021

How to Protect Yourself After Experiencing Discrimination at Work

Many of us face challenges during the workday, and this is to be expected in any...


Sep 10, 2021

Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Employees

If you’ve tried to learn more about your rights as an employee, you may have noticed...

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