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Workplace Discrimination: Are You A Victim?

There are numerous Federal and state laws that protect California workers from discrimination in the workplace. These laws are designed to provide for equal opportunity employment for workers of all races, nationalities, religions, sexual orientations, and more. The laws generally protect those seeking employment, those that are employed, and those subject to termination by an…. Read More

Suing the Driver if Injured as a Passenger

According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, 43% of car accident deaths involved passenger car occupants in the state of Pennsylvania. If you were a passenger in a vehicle involved in a car accident, talking to an experienced personal injury attorney can help you understand your rights, and learn how you may receive as compensation…. Read More

Common Examples of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment in the workplace can negatively impact employees and their ability to work. In recent years, the “Me Too” movement has shed light on the number of sexual harassment and assault cases in the workplace.  According to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), sexual harassment is a form of discrimination violating Title VII of…. Read More

How to Avoid the Most Common Fall Sports Injuries

From football to cross-country, a variety of fall sports encourage athletes to stay active, even as the chill of autumn begins to take over. These sports encourage us to move our bodies when we’d rather stay cozy inside. Unfortunately, they can also prompt their fair share of injuries. That being said, a variety of preventative…. Read More

What is Pain and Suffering?

If you were injured due to someone else’s negligence, you have the right to collect money for medical bills and lost wages due to your injury.  However, oftentimes you are allowed to also seek compensation for pain and suffering.  Pain and suffering is a legal term that describes a very specific type of damage that…. Read More