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I am working on an Americans With Disabilities Act case. Does the following paragraph from U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission printout, "Time Limits For Filing A charge, Ongoing Harassment" apply to California Law?

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed this harassment issue with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

We have tried endlessly to get a lawyer to even talk to us about the case, but without success. I understand that of every 1,000 cases, only about 300

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

It is in regard to my daughter, who was a registered nurse in California employed for33 years by a Tenet Hospital. She is disabled (weight and age) She was the Union Shop Steward for many years, but the union is not very effective in that part of California.

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My stars, there is a whole book of things I need to know, but I have guided her through the process of complaint to the EEOC and I soldier on. I am responding to the Hospital's response to her complaint.

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I am sorry, but is your specific question about the time limits for filing your charge with the EEOC?

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