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2019

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Flight Attendant Claims She Was Fired Because of Her Age

Flight Attendant Claims She Was Fired Because of Her Age 250 250 Shegerian Law
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Examples of Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Examples of Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace 300 300 Shegerian Law

In 2018, there were 2,790 complaints of pregnancy discrimination filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and $16.6 million in monetary benefits were paid out with these claims. Even…

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Gender Discrimination in the Workplace: The Laws and What to Do

Gender Discrimination in the Workplace: The Laws and What to Do 300 300 Shegerian Law

California’s employment laws protect workers of all genders from workplace discrimination. Discrimination takes many more forms than simply hiring and firing decisions — you may be a victim of discrimination…

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What You Need to Know About Disability Discrimination

What You Need to Know About Disability Discrimination 300 300 Shegerian Law

If you have suffered an injury that lead to permanent disability, you may fear discrimination by employers. Luckily, there are laws to protect people with disabilities against discrimination. If you…

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What to Know About a Hostile Work Environment

What to Know About a Hostile Work Environment 300 300 Shegerian Law

Not everyone loves their job, but even if you adore what you do, a hostile work environment can make you hate going to work. Whenever you put a group of…

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4 Signs for Women of Workplace Sexual Harassment

4 Signs for Women of Workplace Sexual Harassment 300 300 Shegerian Law

You love your new job and anticipate a successful, fulfilling career in your field. If you follow the news, you’re probably aware of the possibility of sexual harassment in the…

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4 Signs of Workplace Age Discrimination

4 Signs of Workplace Age Discrimination 300 300 Shegerian Law

Age discrimination is illegal across the nation. In some cases, people can experience the negativity of age discrimination without realizing it or knowing what they can do about it. Some…

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Burbank Unified School District Renews Contract With Family Services Agency of Burbank

Burbank Unified School District Renews Contract With Family Services Agency of Burbank 250 250 Shegerian Law

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Burbank Unified School District, (“BUSD”), has renewed its contract with mental health services provider Family Services Agency of Burbank. The…

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Shegerian & Associates: Activision Blizzard Pregnancy Apps Sharing Employee Data With Employers

Shegerian & Associates: Activision Blizzard Pregnancy Apps Sharing Employee Data With Employers 250 250 Shegerian Law

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Activision Blizzard is now facing scrutiny after it was discovered the company paid pregnant employees for access to the data…

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EEOC Finds Sexual Harassment Claims on the Rise

EEOC Finds Sexual Harassment Claims on the Rise 250 250 Shegerian Law

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — According to data from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, there was a significant increase in sexual harassment charges of…

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