Year: 2022

What Are Your Employment Rights as Someone with A Disability?

Personal Injury News | January 4, 2022

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), it is highly illegal for an employer to discriminate against employees who have disabilities. New York human rights laws provide additional protections for these employees.  However, New York employers still commit discriminatory acts while making critical employment decisions, such as hiring, firing, and promoting. If you…

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What Does the Family Medical Leave Act Do?

Personal Injury News | January 4, 2022

There are certain life events that require all of our attention. The birth or adoption of a child, the development of a serious health condition, and care for seriously ill family members are examples of these situations. While employees may want to take time off from work to handle these matters, some employers deny leave…

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