A guide to Wisconsin employment discrimination law

by Rose Ann Wasserman

Publisher: State Bar of Wisconsin CLE Books in Madison, WI

Written in English
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  • Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- Wisconsin.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRose Ann Wasserman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKFW2734.5.D5 W37 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3293549M
ISBN 101578621194
LC Control Number2004013178
OCLC/WorldCa55616572

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The Wisconsin Fair Employment Law prohibits employers, employment agencies, labor unions, and licensing agencies from discriminating against employees and job applicants because of any of the following. Age. or federal law, administrative regulation or established business practice of the employer and the individual may not be bondable due to an arrest record.

(b) Notwithstanding §it is not employment discrimination because of arrest record to refuse to employ or license, or to suspend from employment or licensing, any individual who.

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Once located the record then provides summary information and links to the official document and any news articles featured in Employment Discrimination Report. Under Wisconsin law, unless there is an agreement to the contrary, employment is “at will.” This generally means that either the employer or the employee may generally end the employment relationship without giving either notice or a reason.

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Annotation The free exercise clause of the 1st amendment and the freedom of conscience clauses in Article I, Section 18, of the Wisconsin constitution preclude employment discrimination claims under ss. to for employees whose positions are important and closely linked to the religious mission of a religious organization.

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Employment Discrimination in Your State Federal laws protect employees from discrimination based on race, color, national origin, sex, religion, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, and age (if the employee is at least 40 years old).THE UNWISDOM OF THE WISCONSIN FAIR EMPLOYMENT ACT'S BAN OF Employment discrimination laws exist primarily to protect underlie the law and should guide its application, including: (1) that such discrimination "substantially and adversely affects the general welfare of.The Wisconsin Fair Employment Act prohibits employers from discriminating on the basis of age against applicants or employees who are 40 years of age or older (WI Gen.

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