Employment Law

Employment, Insurance, Malpractice, and Estate Attorneys Serving Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Castle Rock & Nearby Colorado

What is Wage Theft?

Posted: May 30, 2019
Wage theft occurs when an employer deprives his, her, or its employees of the wages and benefits to which they are entitled under the law. This illegal practice is a prevalent problem across the nation. All too often, unscrupulous companies cheat employees out of the compensation they are due.… Read Full Post

What is Civil Litigation?

Posted: May 23, 2019
In the American legal system, cases fall into two primary categories: criminal and civil. Criminal cases are brought against individuals who commit a crime, and charges can include jail time and fines. By contrast, civil cases tend to involve disputes between two or more parties regarding legal… Read Full Post

How Do I File a Case Against My Employer?

Posted: December 20, 2018
Many people endure workplace mistreatment in Colorado. Far too often, individuals do not fully understand their rights as employees. The fear of retaliation may also prevent workers from speaking up. In most situations, individuals simply do not know how to begin the seemingly daunting process of… Read Full Post

Should I Be Paid Overtime?

Posted: December 19, 2018
December is a hectic month for many employees. Many people find themselves working long hours due to increased workloads and tight deadlines. Whatever your reason is for working overtime, you deserve to be paid in accordance with the law – and the busy holiday season is no exception. Are You a Non… Read Full Post

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Posted: October 08, 2018
National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) dates back to 1945. Initially, the first week of October was established as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week” by Congress. Over time, the name was changed to acknowledge individuals with all types of disabilities and their… Read Full Post

What to Do If You Experience Workplace Discrimination

Posted: September 27, 2018
Despite the progress that we have made as a society, workplace discrimination is still a serious problem. Discrimination can leave you feeling hurt and powerless. You shouldn’t have to put up with any mistreatment as a prospective or current employee based on your protected status.  People may be… Read Full Post

Welcome to Our Blog

Posted: June 07, 2018
Welcome to the new blog of Lewis Kuhn Swan PC. We are proud to offer this valuable resource to discuss the legal topics that matter to you. On this blog, we will discuss a wide range of topics, answer our most commonly asked questions, and share the latest news and developments of our firm. With… Read Full Post