Cheyenne, WY asked in Employment Discrimination for Utah

Q: I work fir roofing company contracted for aur firce base...i was only female treated very poorly..di i have a retaliatio

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Michael C. Smith
Michael C. Smith
  • Employment Law Lawyer
  • Provo, UT
  • Licensed in Utah

A: Sex-based discrimination and retaliation claims may be successful against an employer who hires, fires, or deprives an employee of important benefits because of a person's sex, or retaliates against a person who complains of sexual discrimination in the workplace. There are federal and state laws which prohibit this conduct and set forth certain requirements. You can contact the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Utah Labor Commission, or an attorney to see if your employer may have violated these laws and to provide you with appropriate advise.

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