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Understanding equal pay parameters

Most people who are employed today have come into the workforce after the 1963 enactment of the Equal Pay Act and may therefore assume that …

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State and federal laws prohibit ageist employment discrimination

Many Americans are living longer and participating in the workforce well after the traditional retirement age. However, too many employers continue to discriminate against “older” …

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Sexual harassment victims often face retaliation, termination

Sexual harassment occurs in just about every industry across California and the United States, and research shows that many who experience it face additional hardships …

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Does the state minimum wage automatically increase?

Since minimum wage laws vary by state, how much you may earn in minimum wage will vary depending on which state you live in. Also, …

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What rights do you have as a pregnant woman in the workplace?

Pregnancy discrimination laws exist to give pregnant women, or women experiencing pregnancy-related health issues, certain rights and protections while at work. As long as you …

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Sexual harassment a pervasive problem in health care

Sexual harassment affects people from all walks of life, and it is also an issue in virtually every type of work environment. While sexual harassment …

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Pros and cons of NDAs for employees

Over the last couple of decades, more and more employees in the U.S. have been asked to sign nondisclosure agreements as part of their standard …

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California’s whistleblower protections

From individuals within the federal government on down to employees of local businesses, there seems to be an unending arena in which a person may …

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Know how to identify wrongful termination

When people lose their jobs, they may sometimes feel blind-sided because they thought everything was going just fine. It is important to remember that there …

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How can veterans protect against job discrimination?

If you are a veteran of the United States Armed Forces, you gave of yourself and sacrificed for your country. Returning to civilian life requires …

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