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    What is Veteran Status Discrimination?

    Submitted by eric on Wed, 12/28/2022 - 09:42

    If you are a veteran and experiencing veteran status discrimination in the workplace, you may be able to file a claim for discrimination. Being a veteran is something that you should be proud of, not something that should stand in your way when it comes to finding a good job.

    Employers are not allowed to discriminate against service members or veterans. If you’ve been a victim of veteran status discrimination you have the right to hold that employer accountable.

    New California Employment Laws For 2023

    Submitted by eric on Wed, 12/28/2022 - 09:37

    California employment laws are stronger than the laws protecting workers in many other states, and they’re about to get stronger. Starting in January of 2023 new employment laws in California will shore up the rights of workers.

    California is one of only a handful of states that have passed comprehensive worker’s rights laws to make sure that workers are treated fairly by employers. The new labor laws taking effect in January that workers in California should know about are:

    Who Can File an EEOC Complaint?

    Submitted by eric on Fri, 12/09/2022 - 09:48

    Any employee who believes their employment rights were violated can file a discrimination complaint with the EEOC. This includes job applicants, current employees and past employees.

    You don’t need to be employed full time in order to file a complaint, as temporary, part-time and seasonal employees may also file a job discrimination complaint with the EEOC.

    Steps Immigrants Can Take if they are Experiencing Discrimination in the Workplace

    Submitted by eric on Mon, 08/29/2022 - 15:59

    If you’re an immigrant to the United States and you’re working you are protected against discrimination and harassment by an employer. Your legal status doesn’t matter. You still have a right to work without being threatened, harassed, or discriminated against in any way.

    How Long Does a Discrimination Case Take?

    Submitted by eric on Fri, 07/29/2022 - 13:45

    The length of your case will depend on the skill and experience of your workplace discrimination attorney as well as the specific details of your case, and whether your claim must be filed with a government agency before you file a lawsuit against your employer. There are several factors that come into play when determining how long it will take to resolve your discrimination case.