Omid Nosrati

Workplace Discrimination Archives

Three tips for pregnant employees

Getting a job in today’s marketplace may be easier compared to past years. But if you are a pregnant woman, the road to a job may still be as difficult as when the last depression killed jobs. This is because not every employer understands (or follows) the rules governing pregnant workers and may discriminate against them. Because of this, it is important for pregnant workers to protect themselves against unscrupulous employers.

Women file class action against Google claiming unequal pay

Three female plaintiffs have filed suit against Google and hope to have the lawsuit certified as a class action. They claim that the internet giant routinely pays women substantially less than men for similar work. This violates the California Equal Pay Act and other anti-discrimination laws. Moreover, they claim the company thwarts advancement by women.

New protections for transgender, gender-nonconforming workers in effect

While most people associate the days in and around the July 4th holiday with fireworks and barbeques, it's actually a significant time from a legal standpoint. That's because July 1 is typically the day on which the state's new laws, rules and regulations officially take effect.

Federal Reserve study: With age comes discrimination

The federal government extended considerable protection to older Americans back in 1967 with the enactment of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, landmark legislation that expressly prohibits any form of discrimination against workers age 40 or older.

Will this be the year that lawmakers truly 'ban-the-box' across California?

Now that the February 17 deadline for introducing bills has passed in the California State Legislature, both chambers can officially begin the always taxing work of shepherding major reform measures and pet projects alike through committees and onto the floor for a vote.

Email Us For A Response

How can we help you?

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close
Omid Nosrati Office

Omid Nosrati
1875 Century Park East
Floor 6
Los Angeles, CA 90067-2501

Toll Free: (310) 553-5630
Toll Free: (310) 553-5630
Fax: 310-553-5691
Map & Directions