House committee to debate bill regarding LGBT workplace rights
House committee to debate bill regarding LGBT workplace rights On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Saturday, July 16, 2016. The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform plans on taking up a new bill that addresses LGBT rights in the workplace. The debate is planned on July 12th and it is widely expected to pass Committee. The bill, the …
Homecare workers have same wage rights as other employees
Homecare workers have same wage rights as other employees On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Saturday, July 16, 2016. One of those most over-worked and under-appreciated occupations are home care workers. These workers are at the forefront of ensuring that the oldest and weakest Americans are properly cared for. The United States will grapple with unprecedented demographic shifts in …
“Deflate-gate” decision implicates larger employee rights
“Deflate-gate” decision implicates larger employee rights On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Saturday, July 16, 2016. Yes, this story is as ridiculous as it sounds. For those of you that do not remember, Tom Brady, the Patriot’s star quarterback, was suspended by the NFL for four games because league officials determined that he played a role …
Some tips to avoid the heat while working
Some tips to avoid the heat while working On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inEmployee Rights on Saturday, July 16, 2016. This summer is set to be one of the (if not the) hottest on record. Unfortunately, summer isn’t all beaches and tanning. Working outdoors in extreme heat can be incredibly dangerous. The human body needs to maintain a certain temperature, …
Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson files harassment lawsuit
Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson files harassment lawsuit On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inSexual Harassment on Sunday, July 10, 2016. Sexual harassment is not limited to the stereotypical positions, although it happens there as well, it happens in every job to everyone. As a recent news story illustrates, it can even happen to news anchors at prominent television networks. According …