Why are there laws to protect employee rights?

Answer Laws exist to protect employees for a number of reasons, including civil rights issues; additionally, laws and company rules that protect employees also protect companies from lawsuits.Discriminati... Read More »

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Illinois Laws on Employee Rights With an Abusive Boss?

Workers in Illinois are hired on an "at will" basis. "At will" means the employer has the right to terminate employees at any time and for any reason. The only limits to the employer's power in thi... Read More »

Are there any sister rights laws. Can the mom keep the sisters from seeing each other?

The person with custodial responsibilities has control if all do not live in the same household.If one sister is under the custody of the mother, then the mother has the right to control who she se... Read More »

Handicap Employee Rights?

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects disabled employees in the United States from various types of on-the-job discrimination. Disabled employees have certain rights that an employer... Read More »

Washington Employee Rights?

As an employee in Washington state, your rights are enforced by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I). This department regulates employment laws in the state including wages, ... Read More »