Category Archives: employment law litigation

SECOND CLASS-ACTION LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST JONES DAY

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in employment law litigation on Monday, April 8, 2019. Employment discrimination and unequal pay based on gender continue to be pervasive problems in workplaces in California and throughout the country. Despite the fact that women are protected from employment discrimination based on their sex under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act...

WHAT COUNTS AS DISCRIMINATION IN THE WORKPLACE?

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in employment law litigation on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Though California residents may consider themselves more liberal and open than their counterparts across the country, the truth is that many of them still face discrimination in the workplace. This takes place when they are treated negatively because of their age, religion, race,...

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WOMEN DISCRIMINATED AGAINST WHEN NOT ABLE TO BREASTFEED AT WORK

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in employment law litigation on Friday, February 1, 2019. California residents may be surprised to hear that breastfeeding discrimination cases have increased by 800 percent in the last decade. Even though protections being afforded to nursing mothers have gone up, there is still a long way to go before things become equal....

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BARRIERS REMAIN FOR WOMEN IN THE FINANCIAL INDUSTRY

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in employment law litigation on Thursday, January 17, 2019. While there have been improvements in gender equity in the financial field, the industry still has a long way to go. For one, while there have been increases in women in higher level positions in finance, the very top remains highly male-dominated. Also,...

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GIRARD BENGALI, APC ATTORNEY OMAR H. BENGALI NAMED A 2018 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA RISING STAR

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in arbitration on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Girard Bengali, APC is proud to announce the inclusion of partner, Omar H. Bengali, in the list of 2018 Southern California Rising Stars. Mr. Bengali was previously selected for inclusion in the 2016 and 2017 list of Southern California Rising Stars, a designation earned by...

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