The Gittes Law Group

Columbus, Ohio Employment Attorneys

723 Oak Street
Columbus, OH 43205
Fax: (614) 221-9655

(614) 222-4735

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Your Advocates in the Workplace and Beyond

It can be an uphill battle to protect your rights against companies and government officials who have more power and more resources than you do. Our job is to level the playing field. We help employees hold their employers accountable for unjust and discriminatory treatment at work, and we protect individuals against abuse and misconduct by government officials. Whether it is your livelihood, your health, your family, or your reputation that has been injured, we are here to help you pursue effective legal solutions.

Our firm handles a variety of situations inside and outside the workplace, including the following types of cases:

  • Employment Law
  • Employment Contracts
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Severance Agreements
  • Civil Rights
  • Police Misconduct
  • Public Records
  • Privacy
  • Defamation
  • Medical Privileging
  • Medical Leave and Wages
  • Professional Negligence
  • Whistleblower Laws
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Topic of the Week

Forced Arbitration: Be Prepared

No employee is legally required to sign an arbitration agreement. However, employers often condition valuable benefits - such as getting or keeping a job - on your "agreement" to submit claims to arbitration which otherwise could have been presented to th

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Blog of the Week

For Big Corporations Like Walmart, Wage Theft Penalties Are Just the Price of Doing Business

A scathing new report finds that hundreds of major corporations in the United States are repeat wage-theft offenders—committing the violations and then paying the subsequent fines as part of the cost of doing business.

Thought for the Week

"When disputes arise over pay, working conditions, or whatever else, workers must now face off against their employers one-on-one. If that sounds like an unfair fight, it is."

–Alan Blinder, economist, discussing recent SCOTUS decision permitting class action waivers in employment arbitration agreements

List of the Week

from Workplace Fairness

 Top Five Discrimination Searches This Week: 

  • Sex/Gender discrimination
  • Relgious discrimination
  • Proving discrimination
  • Language discrimination
  • Pregnancy discrimination

Top Five News Headlines

  1. Starbucks Discriminates Against Older Workers, According To Former Employees
  2. Trump’s attacks on federal employee unions, pay and benefits draw bipartisan rebukes
  3. Spurred by #MeToo, a Harassment Task Force Reconvenes
  4. The Supreme Court case that could kneecap public sector unions, explained
  5. Cheesecake Factory held liable in $4M wage theft case