Winona, MN asked in Employment Law for Wisconsin

Q: Employment harassment due to disability, loss of said employment. Now they wish to settle. I forfeit my rights.

Settlement is for $3750 after attorney fees. I have to give up my right to free speech, infringement on my right to seek employment, and sell out my integrity. At least if I lose in court they cannot take away my rights. I wish there were somewhere I could get answers. The only answer from my lawyer is that only 10% of cases similar to mine ultimately win in court. I am especially on edge right now - I went cold turkey off caffeine.

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Nick Passe
Nick Passe
  • La Crosse, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: Work with your attorney and try to decide which is the correct route to take. No attorney can offer you legal advice when you are already represented. It sounds like you have already identified the rub in your situation; such tradeoffs are not uncommon. Good luck.

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