The DFEH investigate claims on behalf of employers and a claim must be made with the DFEH before a case claiming FEHA violations are filed in California Superior Court.
The agency of the United States Government that enforces the federal employment discrimination laws. Provides information and investigated matter like the DFEH but as to federal law or Title VII of the Federal Civil Rights Act. This is a federal agency
The California Fair Employment and Housing Act can be found in its entirety under California Government Code section 12940 et. seq.
Find appellate court opinions and California forms.
Last two published opinions for our Office
- Singleton v. U.S. Gypsum 7/3/06 CA2/8
- Hammond v. Los Angeles county – Upheld but decertified for publication by the California Supreme Court
California Case law authority through California Courts cite. This is a great resource to see the language of any published case for free.
If you have a wage claim this agency prosecutes such matters.
For information on Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in California.
The Department of Industrial Relations was established to improve working conditions for California’s wage earners, and to advance opportunities for profitable employment in California.