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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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Sep 2, 2021

What is a Violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act?

There may be times where your health or a loved one’s can require you to miss...


Aug 26, 2021

Are Non-Competes Enforceable for Independent Contractors?

There are many great reasons to be an independent contractor. You can have the flexibility that...


Aug 20, 2021

What Can an Employment Discrimination Lawyer Help With?

Believing that your employer or coworkers have discriminated against you can cause you to feel vulnerable...


Aug 13, 2021

What Evidence is Needed in a Sexual Harassment Case?

Over recent years, many people have become more aware of how rampant sexual harassment in the...


Aug 4, 2021

Common Forms of Wage Theft and What You Can Do About It

If someone broke into your house or took money from your bank account, you wouldn’t doubt...


Jul 29, 2021

What Compensation Can You Recover for Employment Discrimination?

If you’ve faced discrimination in your workplace, taking legal action is extremely important. Employment discrimination is...


Jul 26, 2021

Subtle Signs of Discrimination in the Workplace

Whether or not discrimination is occurring isn’t always obvious. This could leave you questioning if you...


Jun 29, 2021

Just Cause Provision for NYC Fast Food Workers Challenged

In January, the Fair Workweek Law was amended, prohibiting fast-food restaurants from firing workers or removing...


Jun 17, 2021

New York Times Accused of Unfair Labor Practices

The New York Times is being accused of unfair labor practices by forbidding workers from showing...


Jun 2, 2021

Gig Workers Hope For Unionization–But What Will That Entail?

Amidst the push for gig workers to unionize, lawmakers, labor unions, and tech companies are getting...


May 21, 2021

Judge Nixes ‘No Rehire’ Provision In NY BBQ Chain FLSA Deal

As it appeared in Law360. By Max Kutner A New York-based barbecue restaurant chain's settlement agreement...


May 11, 2021

What You Need To Know About New York’s Salary History Ban

One of the most common reasons women continue to fall behind in pay scale to their...

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