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Have you taken the two steps necessary to mitigate damages?

What Does It Mean to Mitigate Damages in an Employment Case?

If you’re using our online damages calculator to assess what your employment case might be worth, you’ll notice that damages are adjusted by mitigation. What’s that about? In a nutshell, the duty to mitigate damages means that you have to do two things:   diligently and consistently look for work in your field, and keep …

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How can you convince a jury or judge of how much your employer forced you to suffer?

The Power of Testimony: How to Support Your Claim for Pain and Suffering Damages

If you’re using our online damages calculator to assess what your employment discrimination case is worth, you might be wondering how much you can convince a judge or a jury to give you for your mental and emotional anguish, also known as pain and suffering damages. As we mentioned in our last post, in a …

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How can you evaluate the value of pain and suffering?

What Is “Pain and Suffering,” and What Is It Worth?

As you’re using our online damages calculator to assess what your employment case might be worth, you’ll see a value for “emotional distress and loss of enjoyment of life.” This category, commonly known as pain and suffering, is pretty much what it sounds like. An employee who wins a lawsuit is entitled to be “made …

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What damages can I recover if I file a lawsuit against my employer?

What Money Damages Can I Recover in an Employment Lawsuit? Part 2

In our last post, “What Money Damages Can I Recover in an Employment Lawsuit? Part 1,” we started discussing what types of money damages you can recover if you prevail in your case. In this blog, we’ll review capped damages, which include pain and suffering and punitive damages.   What Are Capped Damages? These damages …

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What types of damages are unlimited if I file a lawsuit?

What Money Damages Can I Recover in an Employment Lawsuit? Part 1

In our last post, we mentioned our online damages calculator, which you can use to determine whether it is financially worthwhile for you to file a lawsuit. Today, we’ll explore various categories of money damages, which are an award of money that you might be entitled to if you are able to win your lawsuit. …

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How can you calculate your potential legal damages?

Do You Have a Case Worth Pursuing? Use Our Online Damages Calculator to Find Out

We offer an online damages calculator to help you assess what your employment discrimination case might be worth, but first you need to take a hard and honest look at whether you have a case at all. To help you answer this, the calculator starts with some threshold questions to help you determine whether what …

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Reporting Workplace Discrimination: Why It’s Important

Things are not going well for you at work. Almost every day, you face various forms of unprofessional and harassing conduct from your co-workers. Based on the comments you have heard and the differences in treatment between you and other employees, you think you might be the victim of discrimination based on your age, sex, …

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