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Can an employer in the State of Kansas fire and employee because

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Can an employer in the State of Kansas fire and employee because of a Medical Illness while receiving treatment for that illness?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  LawTalk replied 1 year ago.
Good afternoon,I'm Doug, and I'm very sorry to hear of the situation. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today. In order to give you a clear and concise answer, I will need some additional information about the circumstances, please. 1. Does the employee meet all of the below requirements---all 3 of them ?:A. Employer has 50 or more employees, andB. Employee has worked longer than 1 year for the employer, andC. Employee worked at least 1250 hours in the past 12 months---before going out on medical leave for the employer?2. What is the mature of the medical illness?3. How long has the employee been out of work for this illness? Doug