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How much does it cost to answer a question, Ok would like to

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How much does it cost to answer a question
JA: I'm not sure of the exact price, but there's only a $5 deposit. The rest of the price information will be on the page I send you to.
Customer: Ok would like to ask a question about FMLA
JA: Have you documented this or discussed it with HR?
Customer: No
JA: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?
Customer: Union
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing else
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Lucy, Esq. replied 4 months ago.


I'm Lucy, and I'd be happy to answer your questions today.

Can you tell me a little about your situation? Also, it helps to know what state you're in, as there are some states that offer more protection than FMLA does.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I am in PA and work for a municipality. I am on medical leave and am job hunting. While I could not find a dedicated FMLA policy for the city, the sick leave policy states that people on sick leave are to stay at home.If I secure an interview can my employer retailiate? If I accept the new position can my previous employer contact the new employer and inform them I am was on medical leave when I applied? Should I tell the people I am interviewing that I (on leave and can't start until a certain date? What can my previous employer do regarding any future job prospects and what legally can they say?
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Forgot to add that I am between a rock and a hard place and my job is trying to fire me.
Expert:  Lucy, Esq. replied 4 months ago.

I'm sorry to hear that.

I've received a notification that there's an issue with your payment, but am happy to reply to all of this once that's ironed you.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Can you respond to my question?
Expert:  Lucy, Esq. replied 4 months ago.

I'm afraid I'm not allowed to respond until the payment issue has been resolved. Please contact customer service, and then I'm happy to help you.

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