Retaliation

What is a Whistleblower?

The Conscientious Employee Protection Act (CEPA) As a New Jersey employee, you have the right to be a whistleblower. That...
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You Need to Report Workplace Harassment

Five Reasons Employees Do Not Report Workplace Harassment According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC’s) website, more than...
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Retaliation for complaining about sexual harassment.

Both state and federal laws make workplace sexual harassment unlawful. Further, an employer is prohibited from retaliating agaisnt you for...
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What is an Adverse Employment Action?

As an employee, you have probably heard of the term “adverse employment action,” but chances are, you do not quite...
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Retaliation for Getting Injured on the Job

Can an Employer Fire You for Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim? In New Jersey, if an employee gets injured on...
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Consultation With an Employment Attorney

You should consult with an employment attorney if you have been a victim of workplace discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation, or...
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Employment Cases and Punitive Damages

Can You Get an Award of Punitive Damages in a New Jersey Employment Case? If you file an employment lawsuit...
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When Should You Contact an Employment Attorney

Employees: When to Hire an Employment Attorney Because of the complexity of labor laws, the average person may have difficulty...
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New Jersey Clerk Names Multiple County Employees in Discrimination Lawsuit

A senior probate clerk for the Cumberland County, New Jersey Surrogate’s Office has filed an explosive nine-count lawsuit alleging discrimination...
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Were you fired for engaging in concerted activity?

MCPc Inc. v. NLRB, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 2457 (3d Cir. Feb. 12, 2016) This week the Third Circuit Court...
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$7,765,778.00 Jury Verdict Awarded to Whistleblower

Lisa Easley v. The New Jersey Department of Corrections. Ms. Easley was a former corrections officer for the New Jersey Department...
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Does New Jersey Have Whistleblower Protection Laws?

You have the right to complain about your employer’s or a co-worker’s unlawful conduct. When an employee makes such a complaint...
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