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Anti-Semitic Discrimination Increases across United States
Anti-Semitic Discrimination Increases across United States On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Now that we are in 2018, you may think that people are, on the whole, more enlightened and, therefore, less likely to indulge in discriminatory behavior. Sadly, as you may already be aware, this is not the case. In fact, …
More Women in California Pursue Entrepreneurship (But Should Be Suing Former Employers For Discrimination)
More Women in California Pursue Entrepreneurship (But Should Be Suing Former Employers For Discrimination) On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Friday, January 26, 2018. The #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have finally drawn the public’s attention to the countless challenges faced by women in the workplace, most notably sexual harassment and gender discrimination, and now women in California are taking action. While taking legal action …
Discrimination, retaliation and intimidation alleged at CFPB
Discrimination, retaliation and intimidation alleged at CFPB On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Friday, August 18, 2017. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been accused of retaliation and workplace discrimination by an employee, and the accusations reveal a workplace that is fractured and hostile. According to the employee, who is a lawyer in the CFPB’s enforcement division, …
Gender Pay Gap And Salary Transparency
Gender Pay Gap And Salary Transparency On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Thursday, August 17, 2017. Any California worker who has been on the job hunt knows that it is not always easy to negotiate starting pay. For women, who are often socialized to be less demanding, their gender can work against them in these negotiations, …
Interns and volunteers protected by anti-discrimination laws
Interns and volunteers protected by anti-discrimination laws On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Historically, anti-discrimination and workplace harassment laws only protected wage employees. Interns and volunteers could be subjected to this behavior without any recourse. Not so in California. Last year California extended anti-discrimination and workplace harassment protections to unpaid interns, volunteers and …
Costco to pay $8 million in sex discrimination case
Costco to pay $8 million in sex discrimination case On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Friday, August 11, 2017. Discrimination of any kind is both unpleasant and unnecessary and it certainly has no place in the workplace. If you do your job and follow the rules, why should you be treated any differently to anyone else doing the same …
What Is Disparate Impact?
What Is Disparate Impact? On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Monday, August 7, 2017. Residents and workers in California just like you have the right to live and work where you are comfortable, uninhibited by race, creed, religion, and other personal decisions or labels. However, you should also be aware of disparate impact and …
Employers sued for discriminating based on sexual orientation
Employers sued for discriminating based on sexual orientation On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Thursday, August 3, 2017. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (or “EEOC”) filed two lawsuits in the beginning of March. These two lawsuits allege employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. Specifically, that these two employers allowed a pattern of hostile actions and harassment …
California And Federal Age Discrimination Laws
California And Federal Age Discrimination Laws On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. The workforce in California is made up of employees of almost all ages, from teens to octogenarians. Every person who wants to work should have the opportunity, and in many cases, it is against the law for companies to make …
Gender And The Issue Of Workplace Discrimination | The Kaufman Law Firm
Gender And The Issue Of Workplace Discrimination | The Kaufman Law Firm On behalf of The Kaufman Law Firm posted inWorkplace Discrimination on Monday, July 17, 2017. Employees of any age, race, sex, gender identity, religious beliefs and physical or mental disability, under law, should receive fair and balanced treatment in all regards. However, discrimination in the workplace occurs all over the country, including California. Many argue …