September 2018

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Posted by Legal Team On September 26, 2018

Bystanders have the power to halt sexual harassment

What can you do to stop sexual harassment if you’re neither the harasser nor the victim? Plenty. Sexual harassment is something that frequently arises out of a company’s culture. It won’t stop until there’s a cultural shift that makes abusers realize that such actions simply are not…

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Posted by Legal Team On September 20, 2018

What does ‘privilege’ mean in terms of discrimination?

There’s a lot of conversations going on about the concept of privilege in America. Unfortunately, there isn’t always a clear understanding of what privilege means. People who are told that they are privileged because they are white, heterosexual, cisgendered, male or anything similar often react with frustration…

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Posted by Legal Team On September 13, 2018

Can you be fired while out on sick leave?

Is it illegal for an employer to fire you while you’re sidelined from the job due to an illness or injury? Unfortunately, no. At least, not exactly. Your disability doesn’t protect you against all causes for termination. Generally speaking, your employer can let you go for any…

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Posted by Legal Team On September 7, 2018

How to tell if you’ve been wrongfully terminated from work

Wrongful termination is still a problem at places of employment throughout California and the rest of the country. Even though there are laws banning different reasons why employers can fire their employees, companies still thin their payroll by using these reasons. Let’s take a look at the…

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