Women and men in America are entitled to equal treatment. That’s not an opinion; it’s the law. However, many people believe that they are entitled to special treatment or that their actions should be free from consequences. Barker, Gelfand, James & Sarvas, P.C. fights to protect those accused of discrimination. We represent all types of organizations including schools, employers and real estate businesses throughout the Linwood area.
Our attorneys defend businesses and individuals in a variety of sexual discrimination cases, including:
Our attorneys make sure anti-discrimination laws arising under the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disibilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act (GINA), and in New Jersey the Law Against Discrimination (LAD) are fairly applied.
The law guarantees male and female students equal opportunities in academics and extracurricular activities, including sports, at most institutions that receive federal funding. While Title IX has leveled the playing field in women’s college sports, there are still accusations of discrimination involving many aspects of the educational system, including:
Our attorneys defend educational institutions and their reputations against these claims.
While much progress has been made in establishing equality in the workplace, sex discrimination still occurs in many areas and in many ways. We represent clients who have been accused of discrimination over issues such as:
We know how important it is for businesses to fight these allegations completely and discreetly. Our attorneys take every possible action to protect your company’s interests.
Housing discrimination based on sex is illegal under federal law. When someone believes you have denied them a rental property or a mortgage to buy a home simply because of their gender, we can help you in a civil case or federal regulatory proceedings.
To schedule a consultation to discuss your discrimination claim defense with Barker, Gelfand, James & Sarvas, P.C., call our Linwood, New Jersey office at 855-516-1362 or contact us online.