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What is the Law Regarding Employment in Ketchikan?

Employment law refers to the body of laws in Ketchikan that govern employees, employers, and independent contractors. These laws cover issues in employment such as hiring, workplace disputes, and terminations Employers and employees in Ketchikan should have an understanding of the employment laws.

"At-Will" vs. Contract Employment Terms

Most of the time employment is considered to be "at-will", although in some instances there may be an employment contract between the employer and employee for a set period of time. So long as the reasons are not in violation of law, either the employee or the employer can terminate the position at any time under an "at-will" arrangement. In the instance that the employer and employee have an employment contract, regulations from both the state and federal government will apply to the city of Ketchikan

Anti-Discrimination laws in Ketchikan

Laws which make discrimination illegal at all stages of employment including hiring, wages, and termination policies, all apply to Ketchikan citizens. People who live and work in Ketchikan must follow laws which make it illegal to discriminate on the basis of certain categories. These categories include race, gender, age, national origin, and disability.

Discrimination claims can often be heard in front of an administrative agency such as the EEOC. Some attorneys specialize in the field of discrimination claims.

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