October 01, 2019 Ready Resources

Ready Resources in Employment Law

Searching for additional resources in employment law? Take a look at the ABA publications below, and check out the helpful links to website resources hosted by the GPSolo Division and the ABA. To order any of the products listed below, call the ABA Service Center at 800/285-2221 or visit our website at shopaba.org.

The ABA Consumer Guide To Employee Rights: Understanding and Asserting Your Rights on the Job

By Randy Freking (ABA Book Publishing; 2015; 1620680; $19.95; ABA member price $14.95)

Written by a veteran employment attorney, this book helps employees understand their rights on the job and what they can do if those rights are violated. Covered topics include security and termination issues, discrimination, job applicant rights, harassment, privacy at work, whistleblower rights, and when to hire an attorney.

The Construction Lawyer’s Guide to Labor & Employment Law, Second Edition

Edited by Erin L. Ebeler Rolf, Michael G. Murphy, Robert J. Orelup, and Susan Fisher Stevens (ABA Forum on Construction Law; 2016; 5570235; $199.95; ABA member price $107.95)

This practical guide is designed to help the construction practitioner understand the basics of the often-complex labor and employment issues that frequently arise in the practice of construction law.

The Labor and Employment Lawyer’s Job: A Survival Guide

By Dipanwita Deb Amar (ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division; 2006; 5150307; $59.95; ABA member price $44.95)

This guide gives basic direction on assignments that new labor and employment lawyers are likely to receive. It also provides tips for honing in on the precise questions that need to be asked and devising a framework for addressing them.

The Practitioner’s Guide to Defense of EPL Claims, Fourth Edition

Edited by Amy S. Wilson (ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section; 2018; 5190547; $169.95; ABA member price $149.95)

Employment practices liability (EPL) insurance is a growing phenomenon in the insurance industry. This is a unique and invaluable tool for the employment litigator and others interested in that practice area. The contributing authors are all experts, and the compilation, expansive in scope, is reader-friendly and a valuable asset to the practitioner.

Sexual Harassment and Retaliation: A Practical Guide for Plaintiff and Defense

Edited by Roxella T. Cavazos and Sandra R. McCandless (ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section; 2019; 5190551; $179.95; ABA member price $159.95)

With the in-depth contributions of seasoned employment law practitioners from across the country, this important book is a best-practices guide for attorneys who litigate cases on behalf of plaintiffs/employees and defendants/employers.

GPSolo Division Links

“Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA),” GPSolo magazine, March/April 2019.

Resource page for starting and running a law firm.

Solo/Small Firm Forms Library.


Other Links from the ABA

ABA Labor and Employment Law Section.