IS DOL DEPARTMENT OF LABOR IMMUNE FROM GETTING SUED?

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IS DOL DEPARTMENT OF LABOR IMMUNE FROM GETTING SUED BECAUSE IT IS A GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION?

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  1. William J Lasko

    Contributor Level 13

    Answered . .Generally, the doctrine of sovereign immunity applies to suits against state government agencies and there is certain statutory provisions that may apply to federal immunity. This type of immunity may not apply to situations where a government worker is being sued in there personal capacity.

    If you feel you may have a claim against the DOL you may want to discuss the specifics of the matter with an attorney so as to vet the situation and so that you can be apprised of your legal rights

    William J. Lasko is an experienced New York, Connecticut and Washington, D. C., licensed attorney who focuses his... more
  2. Alan James Brinkmeier

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . yes

  3. Justin G. Randolph

    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . If you are an employee of the DOL and have suffered discrimination you have the right to file an EEO complaint.

    My answering this question does not form an attorney-client relationship. Always retain a qualified attorney... more

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