Author: Sessions & Kimball

Unclear if Promotions Reflect Age Bias

Employee Rights Attorney Mission Viejo, California Q: “I have been employed by a major corporation for over 30 years, the last 27 years in a management position in one department. I have received glowing annual performance ratings from various supervisors who...

Pregnancy Discrimination

Employee Rights Attorney Mission Viejo, California Q: “I am more than four months’ pregnant. My doctor has put me on bed rest because of extremely high blood pressure, passing out, dizziness and vomiting. Can my employer terminate me because of...

Age Discrimination Illegal, Hard to Prove

Employee Rights Attorney Mission Viejo, California Q: “I was employed by a company for 17 years in an executive management position, then demoted to a sales representative with a contract for an assigned territory. “During the next nine months, the...

Post-Operative Firing May be Grounds for Suit

Employee Rights Attorney Mission Viejo, California Q: “My husband recently had two serious eye operations that required him to be absent from work for a total of four weeks over a six week period. He is in middle management at a construction/engineering company...

Will His Background Hurt Job Prospects?

by Patrick Mortimer Employee Rights Attorney Mission Viejo, California Q: “My son has been unemployed for 10 months. He was last employed as a computer programmer with a large company, making an excellent salary. But he was let go, I suspect, because he went on...