Albuquerque, NM asked in Employment Law, Civil Rights and Employment Discrimination for New Mexico

Q: I think I am being retaliated against by my pharmacy manager because I went to upper management about her.what can I do

Feel my manager is attacking me after I went to upper management about scheduling. Caused me to be out of work for 3 weeks

1 Lawyer Answer
Trent A. Howell
Trent A. Howell
  • Employment Law Lawyer
  • Santa Fe, NM
  • Licensed in New Mexico

A: A number of statutes prohibit public and privates employers from retaliating against employees for making certain types of internal complaints. Two statutes commonly involved with such claims are the New Mexico Human Rights Act (“NMHRA”), NMSA § 28-1-1 et seq. and the New Mexico Whistleblower Protection Act (“NMWPA”), NMSA § 10-16C-1 et seq.

This is not legal advice to you, but a general idea of the law. Whether and how it applies to you would depend on the details of your employment.

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