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Asking for Trouble

Hiring a new employee is full of decisions with legal significance, like whether or not to conduct a background check or whether to review the applicant’s social media pages. While these are certainly important issues, it is also important to consider the questions you may or may not ask during the interview process. It is…

Anatomy of an EEOC Charge

When an employee believes he or she has been discriminated against at work because of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information under a number of federal laws, they can file a Charge of Discrimination with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. All of the laws enforced…