Sachi Barreiro

Attorney

Sachi Barreiro is a legal editor at Nolo, specializing in employment law and workers’ compensation law. She writes and edits articles for Nolo.com, Lawyers.com, and other affiliated websites. In addition to editing several Nolo books, she is a coauthor of The Manager’s Legal Handbook and The Essential Guide to Federal Employment Laws. Before joining Nolo, Sachi practiced employment law and personal injury law at San Francisco law firms. Sachi received her law degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude.


Articles By Sachi Barreiro

10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Workers' Comp Claim
Learn tips on filing for benefits, keeping records, and more.
What to Do If Your Employer Doesn't Have Workers' Comp Insurance
Learn about your legal options if you’ve been injured at work and your employer doesn’t carry workers’ comp insurance.
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits. The eligibility rules, prior earnings requirements, benefit amounts, and other details vary from state to state. Here are the basic rules for collecting
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Washington
In Washington -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits. The eligibility rules, prior earnings requirements, benefit amounts, and other details vary from state to state. Here are the basic rules for collecting
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Tennessee
In Tennessee -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits.
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in South Carolina
In South Carolina -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits. The eligibility rules, prior earnings requirements, benefit amounts, and other details vary from state to state. Here are the basic rules for
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits.
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in Oregon
In Oregon -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits. The eligibility rules, prior earnings requirements, benefit amounts, and other details vary from state to state. Here are the basic rules for collecting
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in North Carolina
In North Carolina -- as in every other state -- employees who are temporarily out of work through no fault of their own may qualify for unemployment benefits. The eligibility rules, prior earnings requirements, benefit amounts, and other details vary from state to state. Here are the basic rules for
Collecting Unemployment Benefits in New Mexico
Are you recently out of a job? If so, you may be eligible to receive unemployment benefits. Unemployment benefits are available to workers who are laid off, quit for qualifying reasons, or are fired for some reason other than misconduct. Although the general structure of unemployment compensation is