Know how to react to losing your job
Know how to react to losing your job On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWrongful Termination on Monday, January 26, 2015. Being dismissed from your job is never a pleasant experience. However, as many workers in California know, it can happen all too easily, particularly if you get on the wrong side of your employer. There are several reasons that you …
New employment laws come into effect in 2015
New employment laws come into effect in 2015 On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Keeping up with the changes in state legislation can be difficult and this is no different in California. As such, you may not always be as informed about your rights as you might hope. For example, according to the California …
Sexual harassment is never acceptable
Sexual harassment is never acceptable On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inSexual Harassment on Monday, January 12, 2015. It is a growing problem in California that workers are subjected to unwanted sexual comments and advances from their colleagues and superiors. Sadly, too few employers take steps to combat this issue, while the employees subjected to this unfair treatment …
Are you entitled to overtime pay?
Are you entitled to overtime pay? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWage & Hour Law on Monday, January 5, 2015. For many employees in California, the working week is more than enough. It can be hard to find time to run a home and hold down a job. There are simply too few hours in the day. Yet all too …
Recognize discrimination in your workplace
Recognize discrimination in your workplace On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Friday, January 2, 2015. The amount of unfair treatment to which employees in California are exposed is unacceptable. Sadly, it is the same throughout the United States. While many employers are fair and diligent, all too many remain who are unable to show any …