Wrongful discharge (or wrongful termination) is a claim brought by a former employee who alleges that he or she was wrongfully fired. Although many employees who have been fired believe their terminations were wrongful, a legal claim of wrongful termination requires that the employee must have been fired for an illegal reason. Examples of illegal reasons include breach of an employment contract or violation of state or federal anti-discrimination laws including:
The Cole Law Office has been representing both employers (defending against wrongful termination claims) and employees who believe they were wrongfully discharged throughout New Hampshire and Vermont for nearly 30 years.
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