Being discriminated against or harassed in the workplace can have a devastating effect on a person’s life. If you need a discrimination & harassment attorney, you can count on us to be by your side. At the Azadian Law Group, PC, our knowledgeable and experienced team is going to work to thoroughly investigate what has happened. A lawsuit has two purposes – to end discriminatory practices and harassment and to compensate you for the wrongs you have incurred.
If the “Me Too” movement has taught us anything over the last few years, it is that we have a long way to go when it comes to harassment in the workplace. Sexual harassment is pervasive at work, from the top levels of a company to the low-wage workers.
What many people do not realize is that sexual harassment takes many forms. The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission tells us that sexual harassment includes:
This behavior is wrong and can have serious emotional and psychological consequences for workers who experience it.
The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission shows us the types of discrimination that are prohibited by federal law and the state of California goes even further with protections afforded to workers. In this state, workers are protected regardless of their:
An OC discrimination& harassment attorney knows that this behavior often takes place in the form of job assignments, hiring and firing/layoff decisions, disciplinary practices, fringe benefits, promotion availability, in performance reviews, and more.
The EEOC investigated more than 80,000 discrimination complaints during the latest reporting year available. Most of those were centered on race, sex, and disability discrimination.
Please know that it is illegal for an employer to fire a worker for reporting instances of discrimination or harassment.
You are a human being, and you have rights that are protected by law. If your employer has violated those rights, we want to help you hold them accountable. At the Azadian Law Group, PC, our knowledgeable and experienced team is going to be by your side through this fight by investigating what happened and working to secure the compensation you need. This can include:
You will never have to worry about out-of-pocket expenses with us, and we will get paid only after we recover the compensation you deserve. If you need an Orange County discrimination & harassment attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation by clicking here or calling us at 949-662-5405.