Q&A

For additional information about the following topics see our Practice Areas page.

Wages and Overtime
Employment Contracts and Severance Agreements
Discrimination
Wrongful Termination
Sexual Harassment
Whistleblower Protection
Non-Competition Agreements
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

 

Hiring and Classification

Looking for a new job? Wondering if the questions you were asked at the interview were legal? This section addresses some of the most common issues you may encounter in the hiring process, and how you are classified as a worker may affect your workplace rights. Please select one of the following topics for further information.

Termination and Unemployment

Whether you were suddenly fired, laid off, or asked to resign, you’ll want to know what happens now that you are out of a job. Please select one of the following topics for further information.

Privacy & Workplace Surveillance

Is somebody watching you? It just might be your employer. Find out here what rights to privacy in the workplace you do and do not have. Please select one of the following topics for further information.

Health and Safety/Workplace Injuries

Is your workplace unsafe? Are you worried about getting hurt at work? Wondering what to do about it? Have questions about the workers’ compensation system? Select one of the following topics for further information.

Unions and Collective Action

Facing an organizing campaign at work (or want to get involved in one)? Already a union member but don’t understand how things work? Fired for organizing or joining a union? This section covers information about your rights to organize and be in a union, and how unions work.