Employee Rights in the Workplace Archives - Shegerian Law
  • Breach of Contract: A Guide to Why It Should Be Avoided

    April 19, 2022

    Most prospects search for jobs that pique their interests and align with their specific skill sets and experience. Once they find a job that fits the criteria, they apply and get notified if the company is interested. However, the hiring process is long and arduous, often requiring examination and a series of interviews. Once the […]

  • Gender and Neo Pronouns: A Guide to Using the Correct Term

    April 6, 2022

    There has been progress in the legal landscape, the realm of social opinions, and attitudes towards sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression. Nonetheless, discrimination is still rampant in all areas of public and private life, including the workplace.  In fact, 8–17% of gay and transgender workers report being passed over for a job or fired […]

  • Got Laid Off or Furloughed? Here Are Your Legal Rights

    September 16, 2020

    Regardless of the circumstances, losing your job is never a good thing. However, the landscape of business operations has been shaken by the COVID-19 pandemic.  With businesses shutting down or rapidly downsizing to better brace for losses, the number of unemployed workers continues to rise. To date, 22 million Americans had lost their jobs, with […]