How do our laws protect older employees?The law prohibits an employer from discriminating against an employee who is over the age of 40 because of the employee's age.Are all employers subject to...
DOJ Civil Rights Division
The Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, created in 1957 by the enactment of the Civil Rights Act of 1957, works to uphold the civil and constitutional rights of all Americans,...
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Enforces employment discrimination laws.
General Information About Job Discrimination
I have been fired for a reason I think is unfair. Can I get my job back? Probably not. In Indiana, you can usually be fired for any reason or for no reason at all. This is known as...
Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
A free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations, the ADA, and the employability of people with disabilities.
Military Leave and Your Job
Do our laws protect employees who leave their jobs to serve in the military? Yes. There is a federal law, (Uniformed Services Employment Rights and Reemployment Rights Act), which gives broad...
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
Helps Veterans understand employee eligibility and job entitlements, employer obligations, benefits and remedies under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA).