Employment

Employee Rights Clinic

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Attend our free Employee Rights Clinic to learn about your rights under North Carolina law and federal law. Topics include employment at will, right to work, discrimination, retaliation, and unemployment benefits. We will give you a packet of legal information, and you will watch an informational video. A volunteer attorney will be available to answer general questions.

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Employee rights video

Watch the clinic video here or on YouTube.

Watch this video to learn about employment at will, right to work, employment discrimination, wage claims and unemployment benefits. The video also summarizes state and federal laws that protect employees from illegal treatment by their employers, including the National Labor Relations Act, North Carolina's Equal Employment Practices Act, North Carolina's Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act and more.

Resources

Category Name Organization
Discrimination at Work U.S. Department of Labor
Discrimination at Work U.S. Department of Labor
Discrimination at Work U.S. Department of Labor
Discrimination at Work U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Discrimination at Work Workplace Fairness
Discrimination at Work U.S. Department of Labor
General - Employment Legal Aid of North Carolina
General - Employment Legal Aid of North Carolina
General - Employment U.S. Department of Labor
General - Employment North Carolina Bar Association
Leave Benefits, Holidays, Sick Days Legal Aid of North Carolina
Leave Benefits, Holidays, Sick Days Legal Aid of North Carolina
Leave Benefits, Holidays, Sick Days U.S. Department of Labor
Starting Your Own Business Federal Trade Commission
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Unemployment Benefits Legal Aid of North Carolina
Wages U.S. Department of Labor
Wages U.S. Department of Labor
Wages U.S. Department of Labor
Wages Legal Aid of North Carolina
Worker Safety ​North Carolina Industrial Commission
Worker Safety Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Workers' Compensation ​Federal Trade Commission