Your Advocates in the Workplace and Beyond
It can be an uphill battle to protect your rights against companies and government officials who have more power and more resources than you do. Our job is to level the playing field. We help employees hold their employers accountable for unjust and discriminatory treatment at work, and we protect individuals against abuse and misconduct by government officials. Whether it is your livelihood, your health, your family, or your reputation that has been injured, we are here to help you pursue effective legal solutions.
Our firm handles a variety of situations inside and outside the workplace, including the following types of cases:
- Employment Law
- Employment Contracts
- Severance Agreements
- Civil Rights
- Police Misconduct
- Public Records
- Medical Privileging
- Medical Leave and Wages
- Professional Negligence
- Whistleblower Laws
Employee Rights and Information Center
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The Law and You
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Gittes Law Group Weekly Weekly
Topic of the Week
Surviving Job Insecurity
According to economists the recession is mostly in our rear view mirror so there should be more job security, correct? Welcome to the new normal, unfortunately, where job insecurity is the norm.
Blog of the Week
According to an analysis of new data on business creation from the Census Bureau conducted by the National Women's Business Council, woman-owned businesses increased 27.5 percent between 2007 and 2012, adding 2.1 million to the total, outpacing the 20 percent growth they saw in the five years before that. Women now run more than 36 percent of all businesses (that aren't farms), up from just under 30 percent in 2007.
Thought for the Week
"It's a recession if your neighbor loses his job, a depression if you lose yours."
–President Harry Truman
List of the Week
From My Cold Dead Hands: Things I Won't Give Up.
- Internet connection, 57%
- Driving, 44%
- Pet, 39%
- Cable TV, 29%
- Mobile phone, 24%
Top Five News Headlines
- The undercarriage of the car-wash industry: Wage fraud and other abuses
- Minimum-Wage Work Alone Won't Get You Through College
- As His Term Wanes, Obama Champions Workers' Rights
- Brooklyn Nail Salons Protest Increased Regulations With One Day Strike
- Farmworkers See Jobs, Earnings Shrivel In California Drought