A Look at the Equal Pay Act

The Equal Pay Act (EPA) is a law enacted by the federal government that prohibits an employer from discriminating against an employee based on their sex. The Act requires that an employer equally compensate a man and a woman who are doing the same type of job The EPA is part of the Fair Labor [...]

By |2020-01-06T11:10:14+00:00December 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ways Managers Are Causing FMLA Lawsuits

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is a federal law that requires all non-exempt employers to provide up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave per year for certain employees. While this may seem a simple law, the truth is that there are layers of questions that arise from difficult situations, and many human [...]

By |2019-11-07T12:19:09+00:00October 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

California Wildfires and the FMLA

Wildfires are unfortunately an expected circumstance of life in California. Wildfires can completely destroy communities and create catastrophic health consequences for the residents of these areas. Oftentimes, employees will have to take off substantial amounts of time from work due to injuries sustained due to wildfires either to themselves or loved ones. Without legal protection, [...]

By |2019-10-11T13:13:31+00:00September 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments