non-disclosure agreement (NDA)

Breaking The Silence Surrounding NDAs

A proposed law would make it illegal for California employers to force their current and former employees to keep quiet about discrimination and harassment by making them sign nondisclosure agreements, or NDAs. Currently, California law only bans NDAs in situations where workplace sexual assault and harassment have occurred. 

sexual harassment

#MeToo Is Not Over

In October 2017, Alyssa Milano tweeted, "If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote 'Me too' as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem.” Other actresses and regular Jane Does soon began sharing their #metoo moments, and they haven’t stopped...

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workplace retaliation

What Is Workplace Retaliation?

If there has been something you have witnessed or experienced in the workplace that runs afoul of the law, then you should be able to take the necessary steps to report such things and see that they are properly addressed. You should be able to do so without fear of adverse employment...

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employee paycheck

Wage and Hour Legislation Recently Passed

Knowing your rights as an employee is critical to making sure they are properly enforced. Unfortunately, employment rights can be a complicated area of the law. Further still, these laws are constantly changing. So, you not only need to have a firm foundation of knowledge regarding employment rights, but you should also...

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