IS DOL DEPARTMENT OF LABOR IMMUNE FROM GETTING SUED?

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

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William J Lasko

William J Lasko

Employment / Labor Attorney - Stamford, CT
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.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
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Alan James Brinkmeier

Alan James Brinkmeier

Lawsuit / Dispute Attorney - Chicago, IL
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yes

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Justin G. Randolph

Justin G. Randolph

Discrimination Lawyer - Chicago, IL
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If you are an employee of the DOL and have suffered discrimination you have the right to file an EEO complaint.

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