Chapter 15

Coversheet  15 coversheet

PowerPoints (lecture series are to big for website, students need to get them from shared drive)  15_1 Lecture Series with notes  and 15_2 Lecture Series notes

Student workbook pages (SWB) 15 SWB chapter 15

Student Notes 15 Lecture Series with notes

Chapter Summary Form

Vocabulary Quiz

Textbook (chapter 13, 14, 15) Textbook Unit 5 chapter 13_14_15


15.1 What you’ll learn:

  • Discuss the employer-employee relationship.
  • Define employment-at-will
  • Name the exceptions to employment-at-will
  • Explain the collective bargaining process
  • Describe the laws that regulate labor unions

Understanding employment-at-will wrongful discharge will help you protect your rights as an employee.

15.2 What you’ll learn:

  • Explain how the law protects employee health and safety
  • Describe the laws that guarantee fair wages and benefits
  • Identify the laws that prohibit different forms of discrimination
  • Define disparate treatment and disparate impact

Understanding employment law will help you to protect your rights to safety, privacy, and fair pay as a worker.