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What Constitutes Wrongful Termination in Arizona?

Most employees invest significant time and energy in their careers. They strive to excel and contribute to their company environment while climbing the employment ladder. So, what happens when an employee’s dedication results in a sudden and unjust employment termination? If your employer fired you in violation of your employee contract, for discriminatory reasons, in retaliation for adhering to...

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What Is Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment?

Quid pro quo sexual harassment is one of several types of sexual harassment in Arizona. It refers primarily to situations where someone in your workplace offers you a benefit (or threatens harm) to get sexual favors from you. Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Arizona Law 41-1463 work together to forbid all kinds of sexual...

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Common Examples of Harassment in the Workplace

Harassment of any kind has no place at work. But according to a 2018 survey, 81% of women and 43% of men experience some form of sexual harassment in their lifetime. Despite this, many instances of sexual harassment go unreported. And while some actions are obviously inappropriate, today sexual harassment can take on more subtle forms. So what is...

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How to File a Hostile Work Environment Claim in Arizona

If you’re reading this page, you’re likely experiencing upsetting and traumatizing behavior from others at work. Maybe your boss is excluding you from meetings or ridiculing you. Or perhaps your co-workers are calling you racial or ethnic slurs. Whatever the behavior, you’ve decided that enough is enough, and you might be wondering, How do I file a hostile work...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | False Claims Act

What Is the False Claims Act in Healthcare?

The False Claims Act (FCA) is a unique federal statute that allows the US government to recover funds from people who have defrauded it. A special provision in the FCA allows private individuals to sue on the government’s behalf and even share in the recovery. The healthcare industry accounts for the majority of FCA cases, and private individuals are...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Wrongful Termination

Can You Sue for Wrongful Termination in Arizona?

Many Arizonians spend much of their day working from home, an office, or a bustling service-oriented location. In the best circumstances, workplaces empower professional growth and development. Unfortunately, workplaces can also breed legal disputes, particularly regarding wrongful termination. When an employer fires an employee unlawfully, the employee’s first question is often, Can you sue for wrongful termination in Arizona?...

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