Employee Rights

Represting Employees Who Have Suffered Work Discriminated or Have BeenWrongfully Terminated.

It is often difficult to know what your rights are. Potter Handy will eval-uate your case, help you under-stand your rights, how they have been violated and what remedies are available.

Employee Rights

Do you need a workplace lawyer? Are you facing discrimination at work because of your race, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or religion? Have you been wrongly terminated? Are you working in hostile environment because you reported a co-worker or superior’s wrong doing. The workplace harassment attorneys at Potter Handy, LLP are can protect your rights and provide you with the professional representation you need to fight for your rights and get you the recognition and compensation you deserve.

It is often difficult to know what your rights are. The attorneys at Potter Handy, LLP will evaluate your case and help you understand your rights and how they have been violated. There are many areas of workplace discrimination and employment violations laws that you may not even be aware of. Below is a brief description of the different areas of Employment Rights.

AREAS OF EMPLOYEMENT LAW

POTTER HANDY, LLP DOES NOT HANDLE WORKER’S COMPENSATION CLAIMS OR APPEALS, UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION CLAIMS OR APPEALS, STATE DISABILITY OR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS.

Visit our Employee Resources page for links to helpful websites

Moss v. Otay Water District
Practice Area:   Employment and labor
Date:  Mar 16, 2016
Outcome:  $250,000
Description:  Client discriminated against on the job due to race.

Employment Discrimination (Confidential)
Practice Area:  Employment and labor
Date:  Feb 20, 2015
Outcome:  $250,000
Description:  Client was discriminated against at work on the basis of his disability.

Frazer vs. County of Santa Clara
Practice Area:  Employment
Date:  Apr 30, 2016
Outcome:  $375,000
Description:  Failure to Provide Reasonable Accommodation.

POTTER HANDY, LLP DOES NOT HANDLE WORKER’S COMPENSATION CLAIMS OR APPEALS,UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION CLAIMS OR APPEALS, STATE DISABILITY OR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS.

Please refer to the links below if you have concerns regarding one of these areas.

Worker’s Compensation Claims – Dept. of Indus. Rel. Division of Worker’s Compensation
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/

Unemployment or State Disability
http://www.edd.ca.gov/

Federal Disability Benefits – Social Security
http://www.ssa.gov/disability/