What Is Unlawful Retaliation?

What is unlawful retaliation?   Retaliation claims must be specifically allowed under a particular law.  For example, the following laws prohibit retaliation against a person for exercising their legal rights:  The Age Discrimination in Employment Act Title VII of the Civil Rights Act The Family and Medical Leave Act     To prove a retaliation […]

10 Mistakes That Employers Should Avoid

Here are some common mistakes that many businesses make with respect to employee relations (in no particular order): 1.  Not Following Your Employee Handbook A good employee handbook sets the tone for a workplace.  It should provide information that employees need to know including company policies, benefits, and consequences for violations of the handbook provisions. Employee handbooks […]