In California, state and federal laws protect workers from discrimination and harassment in the workplace. Yet, such treatment still frequently occurs. If you believe you are being victimized by unfair employment practices, our legal team can help.
Serving clients located through the Northern California region, the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. evaluates your situation and vigorously defends your rights when you suffer workplace discrimination or harassment.
Discrimination takes a number of forms. If you are denied employment, refused promotion and other opportunities offered to similarly qualified workers or lose your job due to a factor such as gender or race, you may be a victim of discrimination.
In California, laws protect you against discrimination if you are a member of a protected class. Along with gender and race, protected classes in our state include the following:
While discrimination results from inappropriate workplace policies and actions, harassment occurs when you are subjected to inappropriate or hostile behavior. You may suffer harassment at the hands of a co-worker, supervisor or employer. Consider the following points about sexual harassment:
All California employers have a responsibility to take action to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. If you believe you are being harassed while on the job, it may be time consider taking legal action.
Taking appropriate steps when you experience problems in the workplace can sometimes stop the discriminating and harassing behaviors. When you have employment questions or are damaged by the actions of your employer or others at the workplace, talk to our legal team at the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your case and can accommodate your schedule with flexible office hours. Call 510-588-1000 or contact us online today to learn more about our services. Hablamos español.
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