employment attorneys los angeles

Nationwide Protests Against Wage Theft

    Before the California Wage Theft Prevention Act came into effect at the beginning of 2012, many new hires didn’t get any kind of written documentation stating precisely what dollar amount or exactly when they were supposed to be compensated for...

Is Your Employer Discriminating Against You Based on National Origin?

It is illegal for your employer to discriminate against you based on your place of birth, ethnicity, ancestry or any other issues related to ethnicity, such as your surname, cultural identity, and accent. The problem with discrimination against national...

Filing a Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit: Here’s What You have to Prove

Every year, thousands of allegations of pregnancy discrimination are filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which has led to the EEOC announcing that this particular issue has become a priority for them. The fact is that many women are...

Can You File a Lawsuit Outside Workers’ Compensation?

If you’ve suffered an injury at work, you might think that the only compensation you will get is from the insurance policy covering your employer for workers’ compensation. Generally, this is true, but there are certain situations in which you could...

Religious Discrimination in the Workplace

So you visit a company out in town where you want to work, walk into the Human Resources department, and grab an application. Most of them are the same. They usually start out with asking you for your personal information (name, address, phone number...