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Month: April 2024

Differences Between At-Will Employment and Wrongful Termination
Posted in Employment Litigation,Wrongful Termination on April 25, 2024

While at-will employment and wrongful termination may seem similar, there are crucial distinctions between the two and how they impact the workplace. Key Differences The primary distinction between at-will employment and wrongful termination lies in the circumstances surrounding the employee’s dismissal. While at-will employment allows for termination without cause, wrongful termination occurs when the termination…

How To Prove Workplace Retaliation
Posted in Employment Litigation,Retaliation on April 17, 2024

Workplace retaliation occurs when an employer takes adverse action against an employee for engaging in protected activities, such as reporting illegal conduct, filing a complaint, or asserting their legal rights. Proving retaliation can be challenging, but with careful documentation and strategic action, employees can effectively demonstrate that they have been subjected to unlawful retaliation. Keep…

Signs of Microaggressions in the Workplace
Posted in Discrimination on April 8, 2024

Microaggressions are brief, everyday exchanges that communicate derogatory or negative messages to individuals based on their membership in marginalized groups. Recognizing and addressing these subtle behaviors is crucial for creating a truly inclusive workplace. Microaggression Signs Here are some signs of microaggressions to watch out for: Stereotyping Microaggressions often involve the use of stereotypes or…

What Is Religious Discrimination in California?
Posted in Discrimination on April 1, 2024

Religious discrimination is a form of bias that occurs when individuals are treated unfairly or unfavorably in the workplace because of their religious beliefs or practices. In California, as in many other jurisdictions, laws exist to protect employees from religious discrimination and harassment in the workplace. Legal Protections Against Religious Discrimination in California California’s Fair…