Even if your employment is at will, your employer may not terminate you when such termination violates public policy. There are various grounds for wrongful termination lawsuits.
So what are grounds... more
Former Desparate Housewife co-star Nicollette Sheridan sued her production company for wrongful termination. Sheridan alleged she was terminated (her character killed off the show) in retaliation for... more
According to a number of insurance companies, wrongful terminationlawsuits are on the riseand they are the single most frequent labor claim. Even though most employment in the US is considered at... more
Terminating an employee with a disabling medical condition can be a lightening rod for litigation. However, that does not mean that all such terminationsor even the majorityare unlawful. To the... more
California employees are protected by several laws from wrongful termination. Accordingly, it is their obligation and duty to familiarize themselves with these laws to avoid being subjected to the... more
A judge has overturned an $8.5 million verdict awarded to a former Price is Right model, Brandi Cochran, in a pregnancy discrimination case and ruled a new trial is necessary based on the Supreme... more
An AutoZone in Virginia was held up by a man who police say is responsible for 30 robberies in the area. He came in as the store manager and an associate, Devin McClean, were closing the store.
Californias Labor Codes do a lot to protect employees but there are some laws that benefit employers as well. For instance, unless a company and an employee agree otherwise, their relationship is... more