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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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Oct 9, 2020

Unwanted Workload Reduction and Pregnancy

In the new work from home era, many working mothers are facing workplace discrimination. But for...


Sep 30, 2020

Stages of Preventing Sexual Harassment

While state and federal laws work to protect employees from sexual harassment, the reality is that...


Sep 23, 2020

Off-The-Clock Work: Is it Legal?

You go above and beyond in your work to impress your boss. But when you’re working...


Sep 17, 2020

American Business Women’s Day Reminds Us That Discrimination Occurs at All Levels

September 22 is American Business Women’s Day, and we at Brown Kwon & Lam know the...


Sep 10, 2020

Hair Discrimination in the Workplace

Studies have shown that in many American workplaces, there is a bias shown against those who...


Jul 31, 2020

How to Deal With Wage Discrimination

If you are a victim of wage discrimination in the workplace, you likely feel as though...


Jul 17, 2020

Overtime Lawsuits in New York For Hospital Workers

As the novel coronavirus continues to plague the United States, those who serve on the frontlines...


Jul 10, 2020

Do I Need A Lawyer For a NYC Tip Theft Claim?

According to the U.S. Bureau Of Labor Statistics, in 2017, 161,720 individuals were employed as waiters...


Jul 2, 2020

Four Main Forms of Workplace Discrimination

Workplace discrimination can happen to anyone, of any creed, at any age. While we know that...


Jun 26, 2020

Age Discrimination: A Major Problem For Women

When you look at women’s issues in the workplace, we often see an emphasis on sexual...


Jun 19, 2020

Supreme Courts Ruling Protects LGBTQ Employees

In a Supreme Court Ruling this month, federal civil rights law has been expanded to protect...


Jun 12, 2020

Race Wage Gap Demands Closure

Across the nation, many corporations have pledged their support for those fighting in the frontlines of...

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