August 17, 2018

Blake Farenthold Accused of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination

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In the latest sexual harassment scandal, embattled Texas congressman Blake Farenthold resigned following a report that he used taxpayer money to settle a sexual harassment claim. In a story published by The Washington Post in December 2017, Farenthold allegedly used $84,000 from a Treasury Department …

Texas Laws against Gender Discrimination
February 12, 2018

Texas Laws Against Gender Discrimination

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When an employer makes a decision based on an individual’s sex, this form of discrimination is referred to as gender discrimination. Gender discrimination has always been a problem, but in today’s society, it is getting much-deserved attention. Gender discrimination is not only discrimination based on …

Being denied a job because you're pregnant
December 22, 2017

Can I Be Denied a Job Because I’m Pregnant?

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Discrimination laws are in place to protect employees and ensure their rights are protected. Unfortunately, discrimination comes in many different forms, including gender, race, sexual orientation, and political opinion. One of the most common types of discrimination we see take place in the workplace is …