SEX DISCRIMINATION

California has clear public policy against sex discrimination, also known as gender discrimination. California Government Code §12940 states:

It is an unlawful employment practice, unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification, or, except where based upon applicable security regulations established by the United States or the State of California for an employer, because of the…sex…of any person, to refuse to hire or employ the person or to refuse to select the person for a training program leading to employment, or to bar or to discharge the person from employment or from a training program leading to employment, or to discriminate against the person in compensation or in terms, conditions, or privileges of employment.

Since our founding, we have represented employees in a wide range of employment related claims including sex or gender discrimination. If you have questions, please take advantage of our FREE online case submission.

  • Have you been terminated because of your sex or gender?
  • Have you been demoted because of your sex or gender?
  • Have you been denied promotions or opportunities because of your sex or gender?
  • Have you been subjected to any other adverse employment action because of your sex or gender?
  • Did you employer harass you because of your sex or gender?

If you believe that you are a victim of sex discrimination, or if you believe that your Company is about to get sued for sex discrimination, you need to act quickly.

Please take advantage of our FREE online case submission or call us today to start a conversation.

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CASE STUDIES

Represented accomplished female President of aerospace industry Company, in bringing her claims that alleged the Company fired her because of her gender and sexual orientation and in violation of other laws.

RESULT

Mid 6 figures

RESULT

16 months

HOW WAS CASE RESOLVED?

Settled during litigation via 3rd party mediation

Represented Plaintiff, a high-performing, high-earning female salesperson in claims against former employer alleging that employer unilaterally altered her compensation multiple times, delayed her bonus, reduced her bonus, and then terminated her.

RESULT

Settled in high 6 figures

TIME TO RESOLUTION

18 months

HOW WAS CASE RESOLVED?

Attorney to Attorney negotiation during litigation

Represented female senior level finance professional in Silicon Valley allegedly terminated for “conduct” issues by her public company employer.

RESULT

Settled mid 6 figures

TIME TO RESOLUTION

6 months

HOW WAS CASE RESOLVED?

Attorney to attorney negotiation

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