Category: Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Wal-Mart Faces Discrimination Lawsuits for Denying Benefits to Same-Sex Spouses

In recent years, advocates for the LGBT community have helped make great strides against employment discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender and marital status. Nonetheless, there is still...

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Fri Aug 28, 1:59pm

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

NYC Mayor Implements ‘Undercover Applicant’ Initiative to Combat Employment Discrimination

The concept of employment discrimination covers a broad range of acts across the entire employment process – from initial application to termination and appeal. Employment discrimination is...

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Wed Jun 24, 10:11am

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Detecting Discrimination in a Non-Compete Agreement – What Can You Do About It?

A non-compete or non-competition agreement is a contract between an employer and his employee that limits the potential business activities of the employee upon the conclusion of the employment...

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Wed May 27, 9:23am

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Employee Credit Checks: How Does New York Score?

According to statistics, nearly half of all U.S. employers rely on the information contained within a candidate’s credit report when making hiring decisions, regardless of whether the position...

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Wed Mar 25, 8:41am

Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

The Basics of Language Discrimination Following Recent NYC Transit Authority Lawsuit

In a recent lawsuit filed by five non-English speaking plaintiffs against the New York City Transit Authority, allegations of unlawful discrimination and unequal treatment have highlighted an emerging...

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Wed Mar 11, 8:37am

For Our Clients, Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

Election of Remedies in Discrimination Cases

Perhaps one of the most important decisions you and your Westchester County discrimination lawyer can make is which forum to pursue your employment discrimination case. There are, generally, two...

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Mon Jul 28, 11:00am

For Our Clients, Sexual Harassment and Discrimination

What Damages are Available in Employment Discrimination Cases

One of the most common questions asked by people who have been unfairly discriminated against by their employer is “what damages can I recover in my case?” There are variety of damages that can be...

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Sat Jul 5, 8:29pm