Employment Laws Essay by Jhony Bravo

Employment Laws
This paper discusses federal and state, especially Texas, employment laws.
# 68378 | 1,185 words | 4 sources | APA | 2006 | PK
Published on Aug 15, 2006 in Business (Law) , Law (Business) , Business (Human Resources)


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Description:

This paper explains that federal employment laws recognize the power position of employers and endeavor to make this employee relationship "fair and equitable" without exploitation. The author points out that the states are the major providers of employment resources and are required to implement the federal employment laws, which generally are the guidelines for the state laws. The paper relates that Texan laws on employment protection are generally conform to the federal laws; however, they may have some additional provisions such as providing a cap for damage awards for violations of non-discrimination laws. Listing of several specific laws.

Table of Contents
Federal Employment Laws
State Employment Laws
Texas Law on Employment Protection
Conclusion

From the Paper:

"Every individual has the nature to pursue his/her interests. But when it comes to working together, these interests may often collide with each other's. Therefore, there has to be a balancing act which should ensure the protection of interests of everyone. With a multitude of laws, regulations, statutes and other considerations in the area of employment law, the federal government, through Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (1964), has created a basic framework for employers to ensure that employees are treated fairly on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or age, thus reducing their liabilities. One of the outcomes of our forefather's leap into the American experiment is the ability of individual states to enact laws pertaining to their unique situations."

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