Lisa Guerin

​J.D., Boalt Hall at the University of California at Berkeley

Lisa Guerin is the author or co-author of several Nolo books, including The Manager's Legal HandbookDealing with Problem EmployeesThe Essential Guide to Federal Employment LawsWorkplace InvestigationsCreate Your Own Employee Handbook, and Nolo's Guide to California Law. Guerin has practiced employment law in government, public interest, and private practice where she represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts and in agency proceedings. She is a graduate of Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at Berkeley.

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Recent Articles
Filing an EEOC Claim for Discrimination or Harassment
You must file a charge of discrimination with the EEOC before you can file a lawsuit against your employer. ... Read more

Illegal Retaliation for Reporting Discrimination or Harassment in the Workplace
Learn what workplace retaliation is and what to do about it. ... Read more

Disability Discrimination and Your Rights Under the ADA
Learn what disability discrimination is and how to enforce your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act. ... Read more

Sexual Harassment FAQs for Employees
Learn what sexual harassment is, how to report it, and more. ... Read more

Employees Benefits FAQ
Can I be fired while I'm on disability? Can my employer change the health plan anytime he wants? The new plan doesn't cover nearly as much as the old plan. Does my company have to offer a retirement plan? I am in the middle of a divorce. My soon-to-be ex says he doesn't have to share his pension money. ... Read more