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Government Agencies

The California Labor Commissioner  – Unpaid Wage and Overtime Claims

City of Los Angeles, Office of Wage Standards – Unpaid Wage Claims in the City of Los Angeles

California Division of Occupational Safety and Health – Workplace Health and Safety Complaints

California Division of Worker’s Compensation – Worker’s Compensation Claims (On the Job Injuries)

California Department of Fair Employment and Housing – Workplace Discrimination and Harassment Claims

The National Labor Relations Board – Protections for Employees who Engage in Union Activities

California Public Employment Relations Board – Protections for California Public Employees who Engage in Union Activities

California Employment Development Department – Apply for Benefits including Unemployment, Paid Family Leave, and Disability

Covered California – Health Insurance

Legal Aid Organizations

Bet Tzedek

Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA)

Bay Area Legal Aid

Other California Legal Aid Agencies – Statewide List

Immigration Legal Assistance

Coalitions for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA)

San Francisco Immigrant Legal & Education Network

Worker Centers

Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance (KIWA)

Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC-LA)

The Garment Worker Center

LA Black Worker Center

Other Resources

Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE) – Advocates for Good Jobs, Thriving Communities, and a Healthy Environment

Let’s Talk Pensions – Pensions and Retirement Security in California

Ed Source – California Education News

Capital & Main – California Investigative Journalism

National Immigration Law Center – Advocates for Rights of Immigrants

National Employment Law Project – Advocates for Policies That Improve Worker’s Lives

UC Berkeley Labor Center – Conducts Research and Education on Issues Related to Labor and Employment

UCLA Labor Center – Addresses Issues Facing Working People Today through Research, Education, and Policy Work

California Legislative Information – All California Statutes

Legal Information Institute – All Federal Statutes