Gallardo Law Firm Blog

    • 3 things to consider when hiring a Workers' Comp attorney

      3 things to consider when hiring a Workers' Comp attorney

      Posted by Emma Johnson on January 02, 2017

      Worker’s compensation cases can be difficult to navigate without the counsel of an employment attorney who can explain your rights when you suffer a workplace accident. While most people believe work injuries only occur...

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    • WHEN DOES GENDER BIAS BECOME DISCRIMINATION?

      Mila Kunis: Sexism in Hollywood

      Posted by Julianne Fitzgerald on November 08, 2016

      WHEN DOES GENDER BIAS BECOME DISCRIMINATION? Mila Kunis, best known for her work in the movies Ted, Black Swan, released a powerful piece on husband Ashton Kutcher’s entitled “You’ll Never Work In This Town Again”, regarding the sexism and gender bias she’s experienced first-hand in Hollywood throughout her acting career...

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    • What is Workplace Retaliation?

      What is Workplace Retaliation? The answer may surprise you

      Posted by Emma Johnson on October 26, 2016

      We are all fairly familiar with labor laws regarding discrimination at the workplace. Be it sexual harassment or racial discrimination, we know to document the incident, report it to your supervisor or Human Resources department, and if they take no action, contact an employment attorney. But what if you followed protocol and you find yourself in a situation where your employer is deliberately making your life miserable? ...

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    • Donald Trump is a misogynist: Dealing with discrimination in the workplace

      Donald Trump is a misogynist: Dealing with discrimination in the workplace

      Posted by Emma Johnson on October 12, 2016

      When confronted with the laundry list of foul comments he has made about women over the years, Mr. Trump said that he loved women; they are “amongst his best people”. This last statement is in part true, as he has consistently promoted many women within his many businesses. So what if one of his “best people” should fall victim...

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    • Injured at Work? Tips to Protect Yourself

      Injured at Work? Tips to Protect Yourself (Legally!)

      Posted by Emma Johnson on October 03, 2016

      Accidents can happen to anyone, anywhere, and at any time. You might be at work, minding your own business and suddenly BAM! You find yourself injured, unable to work, and stuck with large, confusing medical bills. What do you do now? How do you protect yourself?...

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    • Florida Labor laws working for you

      Florida Labor laws working for you

      Posted by Claire Gray on August 02, 2016

      All kinds of things can happen to employees in the workplace. It’s just part of the deal. But everything is under control. Employees in the sunshine state are thankfully protected by Florida labor laws such as the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). The wrong type of scenario at work is...

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