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  • National Origin Discrimination On the Rise
    National Origin Discrimination On the Rise

    The recent shooting of three Muslim students at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill has brought national attention to the issues of racial and religious discrimination. According to reports, ...

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  • Oscars Raise Issue of Equal Pay
    Oscars Raise Issue of Equal Pay

    One of the standout moments at the Oscars was actress Patricia Arquette’s call for pay equality – calling for equal pay for equal work. While accepting an award, Arquette spoke out, stating “To every ...

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  • Age Discrimination Continues To Plague Many Work Places
    Age Discrimination Continues To Plague Many Work Places

    For years, age discrimination claims have been one of the fastest growing types of employment discrimination lawsuits. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) prohibits discrimination against ...

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  • Department Of Labor Likely To Amend Salary Exemption
    Department Of Labor Likely To Amend Salary Exemption

    According to CNN, the Obama administration is getting closer to issuing its proposed amendment to the overtime compensation laws. The amendment will provide overtime pay to low-salaried managers who ...

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  • Retaliation Leads Employment Discrimination Claims
    Retaliation Leads Employment Discrimination Claims

    Employment discrimination can take many different forms. Often, sex discrimination or race discrimination comes to mind when people think about what actions are considered discrimination. However, ...

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  • Secret Service Employee May Maintain Claim For Retaliation
    Secret Service Employee May Maintain Claim For Retaliation

    In order to ensure that employees are not scared to complain about work place discrimination, federal law, including Title VII and other discrimination laws, prohibit retaliation . Not all retaliatory ...

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