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To file a claim for unemployment insurance, report in person to the nearest job center with proof of identification, such as a driver's license, and a social security card. Bring the names and addresses and jobsite locations of any employers for whom you worked during the last 18 months.
If you served in the military during the last 18 months, bring in your member4 copy of your DD214. If you worked for a federal employer during the last 18 months, bring in proof of wages. Also bring your SF8 and SF50, if available. However, do not delay filing if you cannot locate your federal documents.
Have you been discriminated against by a potential or current employer -- as a job applicant or current employee? To best protect your legal rights you should discuss your situation with an employment lawyer. Meet with a local employment for employees attorney sooner rather than later to protect your rights.