Are you being treated fairly on the job - and when looking for a job?
Were you treated differently because of:
We may be able to help you. Call Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York:
You do not have to live in New York to get help.
U.S. law protects workers from being discriminated against because:
You can also contact the U.S. Department of Justice. Their Special Counsel's office intervenes in employer-worker disputes and tries to resolve them informally.
For more information, go to the Office of Special Counsel website. This includes information for employers on how to avoid unfair practices.|
For more information about other types of discrimination based on national origin, visit the Office of Civil Rights.
View graphic story about two immigrant workers getting legal help.
The Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc. and Pine Tree Legal Assistance in Maine are working on this project with the Office of Special Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice. The project goal is to protect workers against discrimination at work.