Employment Blog

Employer Sabotaging Your Job Search? What You Need To Know
Termination

Having a hard time at work is bad enough. It’s even worse when your office troubles are the result of your employer acting unlawfully towards you. Maybe you’re the victim of sexual harassment or age discrimination. Perhaps you blew the...

Read More View All
Compensation Clawback Policies: How They Can Affect Your Discrimination Claim
Discrimination

Compensation clawback policies started to gain traction in the early 2000s following the fallout of a series of accounting scandals. Remember hearing about Enron and WorldCom? Thanks to the financial misconduct of executives at those and many other companies, Congress...

Read More View All
Who Is Covered by the DC Human Rights Act?
Discrimination

When it comes to employment rights, Washington, D.C. has one of the most employee-friendly laws in the country. Many of these workplace protections come from the DC Human Rights Act (DCHRA). For example, the DCHRA recognizes more protected characteristics than...

Read More View All
Coronavirus Employment Rights for Virginia Teachers
Uncategorized

On January 21, 2021 President Biden issued an Executive Order on Supporting the Reopening and Continuing Operation of Schools and Early Childhood Education Providers. And on February 5, Governor Northam called on Virginia schools to make in-person learning possible for...

Read More View All
Trade Secrets and How They Are Used Against High-Level Employees
Employment Agreements

Since the advent of the employer-employee relationship, there has been a power struggle between these two sides of a company. This balance of power has been in constant flux throughout modern history, depending on the industry and country. For example,...

Read More View All
Top 3 Critical Mistakes Employees Make When Filing Cases Against Their Employer
Advice

When your employer has clearly violated employment law, it may seem like an open-and-shut case from your point of view. Unfortunately, the law isn’t that simple. There are plenty of pitfalls along the way to filing and winning a case...

Read More View All
Radicalization In The Workplace: Rights And Duties In The Private Sector
Advice

The January 6, 2021 assault on the U.S. Capitol revealed a lot about the United States, including the fact that there is far more violent political radicalization in this country than many of us thought. Perhaps you think there’s nothing...

Read More View All
5 Signs Your Loved One is Treated Illegally at Work
Advice

A large majority of people rely on their full-time job as their sole source of income; consequently, it’s hard for many to speak up. They’d rather weather the poor treatment than become jobless. With that in mind, someone in your...

Read More View All
Load More