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2014

How Long Does an Employment Discrimination Case Take From Start to Finish

How Long Does an Employment Discrimination Case Take From Start to Finish 150 150 Shegerian Law

Employment discrimination cases can get complicated, and complications take time. Just how long does an employment discrimination case take from start to finish? As is often the case, the answer…

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What is Wage Discrimination and How Can I Prove It?

What is Wage Discrimination and How Can I Prove It? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Receiving adequate compensation is perhaps the most important aspect of employment in today’s workplace. When discrimination enters the picture, wages become an even larger area of sensitivity for employees, and…

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Hiring Discrimination Based on Your Name: What You Can Do

Hiring Discrimination Based on Your Name: What You Can Do 150 150 Shegerian Law

We may think that we live in a day and age where a name doesn’t make or break your chances of getting a job, but sadly the opposite is the…

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What is the EEOC and How Does it Handle Discrimination Charges?

What is the EEOC and How Does it Handle Discrimination Charges? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Any employee experiencing discrimination must know about the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). It’s the agency responsible for enforcing nearly every employment discrimination law on the books. In addition, the…

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Obama’s Executive Order Banning LGBT Workplace Discrimination

Obama’s Executive Order Banning LGBT Workplace Discrimination 150 150 Shegerian Law

Gay rights has made great strides since 1924 when the Society for Human Rights in Chicago became the earliest known supporter in the United States. Much of that progress has…

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I Work In a Hostile Work Environment What Can I Do?

I Work In a Hostile Work Environment What Can I Do? 150 150 Shegerian Law

Without a doubt, reporting to a hostile work environment every day can be a grueling ordeal, but it doesn’t have to go on without recourse. Specific employment discrimination laws at…

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5 Common Causes of Disability Discrimination

5 Common Causes of Disability Discrimination 150 150 Shegerian Law

At first, it may seem daunting to pin down the causes of disability discrimination. This particular type of discrimination is seemingly a fixture in modern society, with instances popping up…

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10 Tips for Employers to Foster a Discrimination Free Workplace

10 Tips for Employers to Foster a Discrimination Free Workplace 150 150 Shegerian Law

A discrimination free workplace is not guaranteed. Though there are laws prohibiting certain types of discrimination at work, not every employer complies. In fact, specific kinds of discrimination, such as…

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Is Your Reason For Termination The Truth? Getting To The Bottom Of Why You Were Fired

Is Your Reason For Termination The Truth? Getting To The Bottom Of Why You Were Fired 150 150 Shegerian Law

One of the main concerns after getting fired is always, ‘Why was I fired?’ Moreover, employees may be inclined to question the truth and validity of reasons for termination offered…

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Wrongful Termination – Statute of Limitations In California

Wrongful Termination – Statute of Limitations In California 150 150 Shegerian Law

Legal dictionaries define the statute of limitations as specified time periods allotted for filing certain types of lawsuits. Each type of legal action has a specific time period that must…

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