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I Am Being Investigated at Work. What Are My Rights?

No one enjoys having accusations leveled against them. However, if you’re being accused of something at work, the situation becomes even more complex. After all, every workplace handles accusations of misconduct or inappropriate behavior in their own way, and workers ...
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Can an Employer Fire You for Your Political Views in Arizona?

It is considered discrimination to fire an employee based on gender, race, religion, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, and physical or mental disability. However, there is often some confusion as to whether employment discrimination also covers political views. ...
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Examples of Wrongful Termination in Arizona

Wrongful termination, also referred to as wrongful discharge, is the act of firing an employee for an illegal reason. In Arizona, most employees work “at-will,” which means that an employee can be legally fired at any time and for any ...
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Can Your Boss Force You to Work When You Are Sick?

Most employees have ventured into the workplace when sick. From a minor cold to an allergy flare-up, it’s not uncommon to continue working while feeling under the weather. However, employees should never feel obligated to work when ill. With COVID-19 ...
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Families First Coronavirus Response Act

It’s no secret that the Coronavirus pandemic has caused several unexpected changes to businesses. And it can be tough to keep up with the new laws and regulations concerning this topic. In some cases, you can take legal action if ...
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Coronavirus and Employment Rights

At JacksonWhite Law, our hearts go out to those affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Along with worrying about the health and safety of themselves and their loved ones, Americans are wondering what impact the pandemic could have on their ...
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