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A Brief Guide to the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA)

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Few things can bring as much excitement and joy to your life as learning that you are pregnant. For far too many women, however, that joy is quickly stifled when they begin experiencing discrimination from their employer. Fortunately, there are legal protections in place that can help to guarantee your rights in these situations –……

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Renters: Here’s What To Do if You Think Your New York Landlord is Overcharging You for Rent

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Many areas of New York have strict rent control laws in place that are meant to help keep the cost of rent at a reasonable level. Many landlords, however, charge rates above these levels. This is known as overcharging, and in many situations is illegal and can be grounds for a lawsuit. It is important……

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6 Tips to Help Expecting Mothers Negotiate Maternity Leave

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If you are pregnant, or trying to become pregnant, you undoubtedly have a lot on your mind. For many working women, one of the biggest worries is job security with a growing family. While some companies offer up to twelve weeks of unpaid leave when an employee has a child, it is often possible to……

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CLOSED – Crumiller P.C. seeks discrimination-fighting superhero associate

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Crumiller P.C. is hiring a full-time associate with 1-5 years employment litigation experience.  We are a small, dynamic litigation firm whose primary focus is fighting harassment and discrimination against women at work, especially pregnancy and caregiver discrimination.  We also represent NYC tenants in housing court and Supreme Court litigation….

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