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Law Offices of Joel P. Waelty 

Definition of Total Disability

If you or a loved one are grappling with the concept of “total disability,” you’re not alone. The legal definition of total disability informs the context of disability law as it defines an individual's inability to work, which in turn, can impact qualifications for various benefits and legal protections.

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Law Offices of Joel P. Waelty 

What Disability Accommodations Must My Employer Provide?

Entering the workforce with a disability can present a unique set of challenges and apprehensions. Given the reality that our professional lives are a significant part of our daily routine, the importance of a supportive and accommodating workplace cannot be overstated.

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Law Offices of Joel P. Waelty 

New Employment Laws for a New Year

2024 is alive and well. And so are a few new employment laws. From greater wage transparency and expanded leave, to violence protection measures and so much more, California has introduced several new laws aimed at enhancing the rights and protections of the state's workers. Here are the highlights.

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