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Authors: Brian S. Inamine, LeClairRyan
- California's discrimination employment laws are generally more expansive than the federal statutes. See Discrimination Under Fair Employment and Housing Act.
- FEHA contains a more comprehensive list of prohibited unlawful employment practices than the federal statute. See Discrimination Under Fair Employment and Housing Act.
- The cities of Los Angeles and San Francisco have local ordinances that allow employees to file internal complaints with the city or a department thereof for alleged discriminatory acts. See Municipal Laws.