Protecting your rights in the workplace.

Month: July 2023

How to Identify Racial Discrimination in the Workplace
Posted in Discrimination,Employment Litigation on July 28, 2023

The workplace should be a haven of equal opportunities and fair treatment for all employees, regardless of race or ethnicity. Unfortunately, racial discrimination still persists in some organizations, undermining diversity, inclusion, and the overall productivity and well-being of the workforce. Recognizing and addressing racial discrimination is crucial for fostering a positive and harmonious work environment….

What To Do When Workplace Relationships Lead To Harassment
Posted in Sexual Harassment on July 21, 2023

When workplace relationships cross the line into harassment, it can be a distressing and challenging issue. However, it is crucial to address it promptly and effectively to maintain a healthy work environment. Here is what you can do to handle this situation with sensitivity and professionalism. Stay Calm and Document the Incidents If you experience…

Myths About Workplace Harassment
Posted in Employment Litigation,Sexual Harassment on July 14, 2023

In recent years, workplace harassment has become a prominent topic of discussion, shedding light on the uncomfortable realities many employees face. Unfortunately, misconceptions surrounding this issue can perpetuate a toxic work environment and deter victims from coming forward. Debunking the common myths about workplace harassment can help raise awareness and foster a safer and more…

Can Whistleblowers Break NDA
Posted in Whistleblower on July 7, 2023

While Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) are crucial for protecting sensitive information, the interests of the public and the need to expose unlawful practices should not be overshadowed. As a result, California law generally favors whistleblower protection over the enforceability of NDAs in cases involving the reporting of illegal activities. Whistleblowing and NDAs The intersection of whistleblowing…