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Top Pregnancy Discrimination Attorney Answers: Can my manager fire or demote me for using a breast pump at work? Does my employer have to accommodate my need to pump breast milk after I have a baby? What can I do if my employer fired me for pumping? It is often said there is nothing stronger than a mother’s love, and that a mother will do anything for her child. Well, in the case of nurse Susan Van Son, anything included smuggling a breast pump piece by piece into the prison where she worked. Why would a dedicated employee go to such extremes? Simple, because the only alternative her employer provided her was to pump in the public bathroom outside of the prison’s security checkpoint. Van Son decided to take radical action to avoid pumping in a smelly, cold, public bathroom.

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Best Wrongful Termination Lawyer Reply: Can the company I work for transfer me in retaliation because I reported my boss for sexual harassment or race discrimination? If I sue my employer for gender discrimination, can they fire me? What should I do if I was fired today because I complained to human resources about religious discrimination? Everyone sees the world from a different perspective. Certainly, our employment law attorneys have seen some discrimination cases that are very clear cut. (See Law: My Boss Called Me Nigger and Monkey. Can I Sue For Employment Discrimination?; Race Discrimination: Using The “N-Word,” Even Once, Can Create A Hostile Work Environment; My Racist Boss Says “Nigger,” “Wetback,” “Wagon Burner,” & “Beaner” All The Time! I Need A

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Best Employment Discrimination Attorney Reply: Can I secretly record conversations I have with supervisors as evidence of his discrimination and harassment? How do I gather evidence of sexual harassment by my supervisor at work? Can I be fired for secretly recording conversations at work? Sometimes, we see the writing on the wall. My mother always taught me to trust my gut instinct, because it’s usually right. She told me that people don’t always tell you how they feel about you, but they’ll usually show you—pay attention to what your gut tells you. She’s right. Sometimes, employees get a feeling that they are going to be fired before they are actually terminated. Or maybe your boss is making comments over and over again that you know would be race/color, religion,

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Best Age Discrimination Lawyers Reply: What Can I Do I Was Fired Because Of My Age, But I’m Under 40 Years Old? Can I sue if a company will not even interview older candidates for an open position? Can a company refuse to hire me because I have too much experience – which is code for saying I’m too old?  There are those things in life that pop up that just let you know how old you are. This week, I was talking with a bunch of younger attorneys and made a Captain Caveman reference. None of the lawyers got the reference to the late 1970s, early 1980s Hanna Barbara cartoon. It made me understand the age gap – like having to explain needing to rewind a videotape before returning the movie to blockbuster, or the sound that dial up makes while waiting to connect to the internet

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Best Pregnancy Discrimination Attorney Reply: What can I do after being fired for being pregnant? Can I be forced to take FMLA early during my pregnancy? Can I sue for wrongful termination if my boss fired me after he finds out that I am pregnant? There are two words that change your life more than any other, “I’m pregnant.” From that point forward, there is no I, just we. What you eat and drink, a woman shares with her baby. All life plans shift to focus on what you will do when the baby arrives. And, the name that you’ve been called all your life, well that doesn’t matter anymore because your new name is going to be mommy. But, not everything should change when a woman gets pregnant. A working woman’s ability to continue to work as long as she wants should not change at

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Best Ohio Wrongful Termination Lawyer Reply: I’m a manager, can I be fired in retaliation for reporting someone else getting sexually harassed at work? What if I get fired because I reported sexual harassment? I followed protocol and “reported up the chain of command” and now I don’t have a job; can I sue for wrongful termination or retaliation? As a well-respected employment law attorney, I would like to consider myself an informed citizen. I like to read the news every day to stay informed. Sometimes I like what I read, often, I don’t. But nevertheless, it’s still important to read the news. As an attorney, reading the news is an important part of my job. Our clients count on our lawyers to be ahead of the latest breaking employment laws or developments. Lucky for me,

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