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2014

Can I Express My Religious Beliefs at Work?

Can I Express My Religious Beliefs at Work? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Many of today’s employees have questions about the ability to express religious beliefs at work. Not being informed about your company’s policy could put your career on the line, and…

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Can My Employer Force Me to Retire When I Reach a Certain Age?

Can My Employer Force Me to Retire When I Reach a Certain Age? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Retirement is a big decision and it’s an area that unfortunately can involve a good bit of unfair age discrimination as well. Employees should be aware of their rights and…

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What Type of Behavior Can Make an Employer Liable for Harassment?

What Type of Behavior Can Make an Employer Liable for Harassment? 150 150 Shegerian Law

One of the worst experiences that a worker can have at work is dealing with harassment while on the job. Harassment is especially damaging when an employer is aware of…

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How is the Value of an Employment Discrimination Case Determined?

How is the Value of an Employment Discrimination Case Determined? 150 150 Shegerian Law

When considering the dynamics of an employment discrimination case, you may wonder how the value is determined. How much can you expect to be awarded if the case is successful?…

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I’m Being Harassed By a Client/Customer – Do I Have A Case?

I’m Being Harassed By a Client/Customer – Do I Have A Case? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Today’s workplace can get hectic, not simply because of the busyness of the day, but because of unruly clients and customers. Everyday, employees around the country are forced to deal…

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Can I Be Fired For Complaining About Harassment at Work?

Can I Be Fired For Complaining About Harassment at Work? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Complaining about harassment at work can be tricky. Many employees are reluctant to bring up issues of workplace abuse and harassment for fear of losing their jobs, damaging their careers…

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Attorney Carney Shegerian Comments on Recent EEOC Settlement in Genetic Information Case

Attorney Carney Shegerian Comments on Recent EEOC Settlement in Genetic Information Case Shegerian Law

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has settled a discrimination lawsuit against three Southern California seed and fertilizer providers for $187,500. The class action suit represented a class of applicants allegedly subject…

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Key Facts to Know When You’ve Been Forced to Resign

Key Facts to Know When You’ve Been Forced to Resign 150 150 Shegerian Law

Being forced to resign can be a serious blow to one’s career and self-esteem, but it doesn’t have to mean forfeiting your rights. In some instances, being forced to resign…

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What Type of Disability Accommodation Am I Entitled To At Work?

What Type of Disability Accommodation Am I Entitled To At Work? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Working with a disability can be challenging. Add to that the discrimination that some disabled employees face, and the scenario gets even more difficult. That is why U.S. federal law…

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What Can I Do If I Suspect I Wasn’t Hired Because of Discrimination

What Can I Do If I Suspect I Wasn’t Hired Because of Discrimination 150 150 Shegerian Law

One form of discrimination with growing prevalence in the today’s employment industry is definitely hiring discrimination, but employees who experience it may be at a loss for successful solutions. How…

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