Tag Archive for: gender discrimination

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Does Texas state law provide any additional protections for victims of sexual harassment?

New Braunfels, TX - Sexual harassment is illegal in workplaces in Texas and throughout the country. Many claims of harassment are actually brought under a federal discrimination law codified in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. This federal…
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Some companies in Texas commit wage theft as an indirect form of discrimination

Houston, TX - Workers may not be paid properly for a number of different reasons. Regardless of the employer’s issues or justification for the problem, unpaid wages, overtime, and wage theft are all serious problems and the worker can take…
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High profile cases have helped increase awareness of sexual harassment

Midland, TX - While some sexual harassment cases have more evidence available for the victim to make their claim than others, there tend to be some common threads through many successful harassment lawsuits. This will usually include a pervasive…
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Gender based discrimination is often a form of sexual harassment in Houston workplaces

Houston, TX - There are various kinds of workplace discrimination and harassment that are legally actionable, even if the distinctions between these kinds of behavior are not always clear. Gender based discrimination and sexual harassment have…
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There are various kinds of workplace harassment that are illegal in Texas

Houston, TX - A number of laws have been passed over the years to protect workers from unfair treatment in the workplace. One of the more common forms of gender based discrimination is sexual harassment. This is illegal conduct that can result…
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There are various types of gender based discrimination and harassment that can affect workers

Houston, TX - There are many different ways that a worker can be harassed or experience gender based discrimination in the workplace. Usually, a superior such as a supervisor will ask for illegal acts in exchange for things like promotions,…
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Government guidance can help workers in Houston tell if harassment is happening

Houston, TX - All workers are entitled to an environment that is free from various forms of conduct that is considered harassment and gender based discrimination. Consistent problems at the workplace which are related to these issues are legally…