Overview of Employee Rights


Many employees are confused about their rights in the workplace. You may have rights you didn’t even know about, or think you have rights that don’t exist. This article will cover some basic employee rights, and try to clear up some misconceptions.

The article covers discrimination, harassment, breaks, right to work, benefits, contracts, hours, illness, disability, whistleblower, and privacy.

Donna Ballman has practiced employee-side employment law since 1986. Her blog about employment law is called “Screw You Guys, I’m Going Home” and can be found at http://employeeatty.blogspot.com. She tweets about employment law as EmployeeAtty.

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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