Discrimination & Harassment

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Employee Background Checks

When you're applying for a job and the employer requires a background check, you have rights — and the employer has rules to follow. Before you complete the application or go on the interview, know what the company legally can and cannot do.

Reasonable Accommodations for Employees with Disabilities

Information for job applicants and employees regarding the rights and protections that individuals with disabilities have under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Oregon state law (ORS 659A) regarding reasonable accommodations and disability-related employment discrimination.

What you need to know about E-Verify

E-Verify is an Internet-based program run by the U.S. Government. Employers use E-Verify to check if employees can legally work. If your employer uses E-verify, you have certain rights.

Civil Rights Laws

Information about state and federal anti-discrimination laws and how these laws are enforced. Includes information about illegal discrimination at work.

Discrimination in Employment Opportunities

Information about laws that protect workers from discrimination at work.

Employment Rights of People with Disabilities

Information about laws that protect persons with disabilities in getting a job and in the workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Information about federal laws that prohibit employment discrimination. This website also has information about how to file a Charge of Employment Discrimination with this federal agency.

Federal Laws Prohibiting Job Discrimination

The federal laws that prohibit job discrimination.

Immigration-Related Discrimination

Information about workplace discrimination because of national origin or immigration status and where you can get help.

What Employers Need to Know About People with Disabilities

Information for employers about laws that protect employees who have disabilities.

What is Employment Discrimination?

Information about employment discrimination that is illegal under federal laws.

Employment Civil Rights Complaint

Find out how to file a complaint with the state enforcement agency if you have been illegally discriminated against at work.

Federal Laws Prohibiting Job Discrimination

The federal laws that prohibit job discrimination.

Immigration-Related Discrimination

Information about workplace discrimination because of national origin or immigration status and where you can get help.

Sexual Harassment Questions & Answers

Information about sexual harassment at work.

Workplace Sexual Harassment

Information about sexual harassment at work.

What Employers Need to Know About People with Disabilities

Information for employers about laws that protect employees who have disabilities.

Crime Victims' Rights

Information about the legal rights guaranteed to victims of crime under Oregon laws.

Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI)

Website of the State of Oregon's Bureau of Labor and Industries. Contains information for the worker.

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