Why Is My Disability Claim Taking So Long?

Why Is My Disability Claim Taking So Long?

Why Your Disability Claim is Taking So Long and What You Can Do While You Wait If you’ve stopped working because of a disability, you’ve probably considered applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Perhaps you’ve already filed your...
Federal Judge Rules “Correlated Conduct” Not Protected Under Federal Employment Law

Federal Judge Rules “Correlated Conduct” Not Protected Under Federal Employment Law

Update: Texas Federal Judge Rejects EEOC Guidance on Transgender Use of Bathrooms In my blog post, Top Ten Tips for Transgender Employees, I cite guidance issued by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) instructing employers to allow employees to use...
10 Workplace Rights Tips for Transgender Workers

10 Workplace Rights Tips for Transgender Workers

Working While Trans: Ten Tips for Transgender Employees Whether you transitioned years ago or you’re just starting the process, the American workplace can be very complicated for transgender employees. Being “out” at work is a huge step in living as your authentic...
Beginner’s Guide to Disability Benefits for Anxiety and/or Depression

Beginner’s Guide to Disability Benefits for Anxiety and/or Depression

CAN I GET SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY FOR ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION?   A Step-by-Step Guide to Applying for Benefits for Anxiety and/or Depression   Anxiety and depression are leading causes of disability among adults in the U.S. Many people suffer from both...
How Much is a Workplace Discrimination Claim Worth?

How Much is a Workplace Discrimination Claim Worth?

How Much is a Workplace Discrimination Claim Worth? When you’ve experienced harassment, discrimination, or a hostile working environment, chances are you want justice. The difficult truth is that “justice” is not something you can win in court. You can never be...

What Are the Potential Consequences of the U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Bostock?

This blog was drafted by Hayley Archer (Madison office) and Katherine Charlton (Milwaukee office). This article is the second of a two-part series that explains the recent landmark Supreme Court decision, Bostock v. Clayton, its dissents, and what it all means for...