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What rights does a person have if their employer is telling their governing body lies about them to get them terminated?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Employment Law
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Your remedy would be to file a civil lawsuit for defamation of character against the supervisor. Since you have your job, you cannot file a wrongful termination suit (but even if you didn't, you probably would not have a wrongful termination suit).

 

To win a defamation suit, you have to show that the statements made to 3rd parties were false and that you or your reputation was damaged by the statements.

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