About this item

Your Rights in the Workplace is an invaluable reference for every employee. Whether you have questions about your paycheck, discrimination, layoffs, or benefits, you'll find answers here.



Get the facts on:


wages, hours, and breaks
drug and alcohol testing
illegal discrimination and harassment
wrongful termination
vacation, sick leave, and FMLA leave
on-the-job health and safety
health insurance and retirement plans, and
unemployment, disability, and workers' compensation insurance.


Your Rights in the Workplace is an easy-to-use guide on the most common legal issues employees face in the workplace. The 11th edition is updated with the latest court decisions and legislation and includes over a dozen 50-state charts.



About the Author

Barbara Kate Repa

Barbara Kate Repa is an expert on employment rights who has more than 20 years of experience as a legal journalist and author covering workplace legal issues. She has also been a mediator and a consultant on workplace discrimination. She is the author of Your Rights in the Workplace. She has been a guest on national radio and television including The Today Show, ABC News, NPR, CNBC, Court TV, KFI and KGO radio and has been quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today and other publications. She lives in San Francisco.



Read Next Recommendation

Discuss with your friends


Report incorrect product information.