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Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs Lawyers Settle Carne v. Daley First Amendment Retaliation Lawsuit

Paul Kinne, one of our Gingras, Thomsen and Wachs Lawyers partners, recently settled a First Amendment retaliation lawsuit filed against Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission Chairperson James Daley on behalf of his client, Danielle Carne. Carne…

Gingras, Thomsen & Wachs Lawyers Settle Carne v. Daley First Amendment Retaliation Lawsuit
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Employment Law

Discrimination in the Workplace: What are my Rights?

Sadly, unlawful discrimination is too often the answer. If you feel that you have been treated differently simply because of who you are, you are not alone. See how you can take action.

Discrimination in the Workplace: What are my Rights?
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Employment Law

Why Employee Wellness Programs are Important

It can be a struggle to remain healthy while juggling work and family. Learb how an employee wellness program can benefit your company.

Why Employee Wellness Programs are Important
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Employment Law

Can I get Out of My Non-Compete Agreement? Tips for Understanding your Contract

Getting hired by a new employer means you may need to sign a “non-compete agreement”. Know your rights before signing a non-compete agreement.

Can I get Out of My Non-Compete Agreement? Tips for Understanding your Contract
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Legislative Implications from the Wisconsin National Guard Allegations

The Wisconsin National Guard allegations have sparked legislative action in the state. Learn what the state is doing to change sexual assault laws.

Legislative Implications from the Wisconsin National Guard Allegations
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Employment Law

How To Sponsor an Employee for a Green Card

Foreign workers may obtain green cards to come to the United States only if their potential U.S. employer can prove that no American worker is qualified, willing, and available to take the job. See the steps that go into sponsoring a green card for your employees.

How To Sponsor an Employee for a Green Card
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Employment Law

Unpaid Overtime – What Are My Rights?

Does your employer owe you back wages for overtime? GCW's employment attorneys take a look at the ins and outs of Wisconsin overtime law. Learn more!

Unpaid Overtime – What Are My Rights?
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Employment Law

Social Media Harassment in the Workplace

Illegal workplace harassment can take many forms, including through social media channels. Learn more about what constitutes social media harassment and how to protect your rights.

Social Media Harassment in the Workplace
Age Discrimination

Employment Law

5 Signs of Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Illegal age discrimination takes place in Wisconsin workplaces every day. Do you know how to recognize common signs of discriminatory behavior?

5 Signs of Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Employment Law

Should I Hire a Workers’ Comp Attorney? What Should I Ask?

Have you suffered an on-the-job injury? The compassionate workers' comp attorneys at GCW can help you determine how best to go forward.

Should I Hire a Workers’ Comp Attorney? What Should I Ask?