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  • Recent Appellate Decision Expanding Emotional Distress Award In a Discrimination and Retaliation Case
    Recent Appellate Decision Expanding Emotional Distress Award In a Discrimination and Retaliation Case

    The First Department, an appellate court located in New York City, just issued a significant decision that supports larger awards for emotional distress damages in discrimination cases. In Madrigal v. ...

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  • Fighting Employer Retaliation in the Wake of the #MeToo Movement
    Fighting Employer Retaliation in the Wake of the #MeToo Movement

    When the Weinstein scandal exploded in 2017, actress Alyssa Milano famously encouraged social media users to spread the hashtag #MeToo in an effort to demonstrate just how many men and women ...

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  • Woman Says She Was Fired Because of Obligations to Her Autistic Child
    Woman Says She Was Fired Because of Obligations to Her Autistic Child

    Woman Says She Was Fired Because of Obligations to Her Autistic Child Company misinformed staffer about her rights under the FMLA It’s sad but true: many companies take advantage of the fact that ...

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  • Male Employees Fired for Opposing Harassment of Female Coworkers
    Male Employees Fired for Opposing Harassment of Female Coworkers

    Male Employees Fired for Opposing Harassment of Female Coworkers Company must pay $1.4 million to workers who complained One of the biggest reasons that people don’t speak up about unlawful activity ...

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  • Court Saw Through Company's Attempt at Retaliation
    Court Saw Through Company's Attempt at Retaliation

    Court Saw Through Company’s Attempt at Retaliation Employer sued woman after her complaint of unfair pay In a lot of ways, Tera Lopez personifies many workers’ worst fears about facing off against a ...

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  • Security Guard Fired for Outing Peeping-Tom Coworker
    Security Guard Fired for Outing Peeping-Tom Coworker

    Security Guard Fired for Outing Peeping-Tom Coworker Man sued employer for retaliation and was awarded $115K Imagine that you witness one of your coworkers doing something you consider to be ...

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