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Disability Discrimination in the Workplace

The law protects workers with disabilities in Wisconsin. You have the right to get and keep a job without being discriminated against because of a disability.

Disability Discrimination in the Workplace

Employment Law

What To Do When Your Employer Is Uncooperative in a Workers’ Compensation Claim

If your employer is stalling on handling your workers' compensation claim, has denied it, or is simply being uncooperative, you have rights. A GCW attorney can help.

What To Do When Your Employer Is Uncooperative in a Workers’ Compensation Claim

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Workplace Discrimination Laws in Wisconsin

A myriad of Wisconsin and Federal laws are designed to protect employees from workplace discrimination. If you were the victim of discrimination or if you are concerned about your company's risk, an employment law attorney may be able to help.

Workplace Discrimination Laws in Wisconsin

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What is Wrongful Termination?

If you were fired in Wisconsin because of discrimination or because you refused to break the law, you may have important legal rights.

What is Wrongful Termination?

Employment Law

Sexual orientation is now a protected class in the workplace

In a landmark opinion, the Seventh Circuit became the first federal appellate court in the country to extend the protections on the basis of sexual orientation. Until April 4, 2017, it was lawful under federal…

Sexual orientation is now a protected class in the workplace

Employment Law

Multiple Lawsuits Accuse McDonald’s of Stealing Wages

McDonald’s workers across three states filed lawsuits this week alleging that the fast food chain stole wages from its employees. According to the employees, “the company engages in a variety of practices to avoid paying…

Multiple Lawsuits Accuse McDonald’s of Stealing Wages

Employment Law

Attorney Paul Kinne discusses Employment & Labor Law Issues on In Business with Jody and Joan Radio Program

GCW Attorney Paul Kinne was featured on In Business with Jody and Joan radio program. Paul discusses employment law and recent changes in Wisconsin law, and how it affects the labor related issues.

Attorney Paul Kinne discusses Employment & Labor Law Issues on In Business with Jody and Joan Radio Program

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7th Circ. Lets Class Stand In DirectSat OT Action

By Abigail Rubenstein Law360, New York (March 30, 2011) — The Seventh Circuit on Tuesday denied a request by DirectSat USA LLC and Unitek USA LLC to review a lower court’s decision to certify a…

7th Circ. Lets Class Stand In DirectSat OT Action